RSPP Group Seminars

This is the current schedule of RSPP group seminars.

Seminars 2019:

Date and time
SpeakerAffiliationTitle

Lecture Theater

Abstract

4-Jan-19

2 pm

Dr James O'Donoghue NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Come to my seminar because it's got Saturn's Rings and Jupiter's Great Red Spot in it RSPP Meeting Room click here

16-Jan-19

2 pm

Dr Maria-Theresia Walach

Lancaster University

Ionospheric Convection and Auroral Responses to Solar Wind Driving

PHY LTD click here

13-Feb-19

2 pm

Dr Bleddyn Bowen University of Leicester Britain, Brexit, and the future of European astropolitics PHY LTC click here

27-Mar-19

2 pm

Dr David Andrews Swedish Institute of Space Physics, Uppsala The Structure of Planetary Period Oscillations in Saturn’s Equatorial Magnetosphere: Results from the Cassini Mission PHY LTC click here

20-May-19

2 pm

Nicholas Lombardo NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Titan's Atmospheric Chemistry from TEXES/IRTF PHY LTA click here

12-Jun-19

2 pm

Dr Michele Bannister Queen's University Belfast Insights on planetary systems from interstellar object 1I/`Oumuamua GP LTA click here

25-Jun-19

2 pm

Dr Marina Galand Imperial College London Energy deposition in cometary comae and planetary upper atmospheres GP LTA click here

31-Jul-19

2 pm

Dr John Coxon University of Southampton Temporal behaviour of Birkeland currents in AMPERE GP LTA click here

7-Aug-2019

2 pm

Prof Mathew Owens University of Reading Observing coronal mass ejections in situ: Physics to forecasting GP LTA click here
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Seminars 2018:

Date and time
SpeakerAffiliationTitle

Lecture Theater

Abstract

17-Jan-18

2 pm

Dr Joe Kinrade Lancaster University, UK Tracking the evolution of rotating plasma features in Saturn’s magnetosphere PHY LTA
click here

8-Feb-18

1 pm

** THURS

Dr Evan Thomas

Dartmouth College, Hanover, US

Statistical patterns of ionospheric convection derived from mid-latitude, high-latitude, and polar SuperDARN HF radar observations

PHY LTB
click here

21-Feb-18

2 pm

Dr Jasmine Sandhu UCL/MSSL, UK

Do substorms energise the ring current?

PHY LTA
click here

20-Mar-18

3 pm

Dr Hao Cao Harvard University, US Saturn’s Internal Magnetic Field Revealed by Cassini Grand Finale PHY LTC

21-Mar-18

2 pm

Dr Daniel Toledo Oxford University, UK Nature of the haze and clouds on Uranus PHY LTC click here

18-Apr-18

2 pm

Ms Carley Martin Lancaster University, UK Modelling flux ropes in Titan’s ionosphere: Saturn’s magnetospheric influence on Titan’s induced magnetosphere PHY LTD
click here
19-Apr-18, 2 pm
Dr Brian Anderson Applied Physics Laboratory of Johns Hopkins University (JHU/APL), US

The US National Science Foundation’s Active Magnetosphere and Planetary Electrodynamics Experiment (AMPERE): What is it? What has it done? What is NEXT?

PHY LTD
click here

26-Apr-18

10 am

Prof Hermann Opgenoorth Swedish Institute of Space Physics in Uppsala (Sweden)
The "eyes" of magnetic storms - some characteristics of large dB/dt spikes RSPP meeting room

9-May-18

2 pm

Dr Glenn Orton

Jet Propulsion Laboratory/California Institute of Technology

Scientific Results on Jupiter’s Atmosphere from the Juno Spacecraft and a Supporting Earth-Based Observational Campaign

PHY LTB
click here

14-May-18

2 pm

**MONDAY

Dr Ricardo Hueso Universidad del Pais Vasco, Bilbao, Spain

Saturn atmospheric dynamics after Cassini and before JWST and the E-ELT: The role of small size telescopes

PHY LTA
click here

30-May-18

2 pm

Dr Angeline Burrell

The University of Texas at Dallas, US

Seasonal influences on plasma convection at solar maximum PHY LTB
click here
11-Jul-18 Dr Hannah Wakeford Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, US
Comparative exoplanetology from observations to models PHY LTA
click here

12-Sept-18

2 pm

Dr. Stefanie Milam

NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Solar System Science with Astrophysics Assets: JWST and beyond PHY LTB
click here

26-Sept-18

4 pm

Dr Tom Elsden University of St Andrews, UK Magnetospheric Field Line Resonances in 3D PHY LTD
click here

10-Oct-18

2 pm

Dr

Geraint Jones

UCL/MSSL, UK Catching Comets by their Tails PHY LTD click here

14-Nov-18

2pm

Prof. David Jackson Met Office Towards Coupled  Space Weather Models: extending the Met Office weather and climate model into the thermosphere PHY LTD click here


Seminars 2017:

Date and time
SpeakerAffiliationTitle

Lecture Theater

Abstract

22-Feb-17

2 pm

Dr Colin Forsyth
UCL/MSSL, UK

Magnetosphere-Ionosphere Coupling Observations at Earth: FACs and Alternative FACs

PHY LTD click here

07-Mar-17

2 pm

Dr Mark Bentley Austrian Academy of Sciences, Graz, Austria Cometary dust from the nanometre to the metre scale - results from Rosetta PHY LTA click here

15-Mar-17

2 pm

Dr Robert Fear University of Southampton, UK How much flux does a flux transfer event transfer? PHY LTD click here

22-Mar-17

2 pm

Dr Anne Wellbrock UCL/MSSL, UK Observations of negative ions at Titan using the Cassini CAPS Electron Spectrometer (CAPS-ELS) PHY LTD click here

03-May-17

2 pm

Dr Andrew Walsh ESA-ESAC, Madrid, Spain The Source and Evolution of Suprathermal Electrons in the Solar Wind and Heliosphere PHY LTD click here

31-May-17

2 pm

Prof Steven J. Schwartz Imperial College London, UK Shocking stuff from MMS PHY LTB click here

08-Jun-17

2 pm

** THURS

Dr James Sinclair NASA/JPL, USA Stratospheric heating and chemistry in Jupiter’s auroral regions PHY LTD click here

09-jun-17

12 pm

**FRIDAY

Dr George Clark John Hopkins APL, USA Energetic particle measurements at Jupiter by the Juno‐JEDI instrument PHY LTD click here

14-Jun-17

2 pm

Prof John Plane University of Leeds, UK Cosmic Dust in Planetary Atmospheres (including Earth) PHY LTD click here

12-Jul-17

10 am

Prof Daniel Chateigner

Technological Institut of Caen (IUT), Univ. Caen Normandie, Normandie Universite

&

CRISMAT-ENSICAEN, CNRS, France

Combined Analysis: a global approach for characterization using ray scattering: structure, texture, stress, nanocrystals, phase, reflectivity, fluorescence … PHY LTB click here

27-Sep-17

2 pm

Dr Ingo Müller-Wodarg Imperial College London, UK Towards an understanding of the energy balance in Saturn’s thermosphere PHY LTB click here

15-Nov-17

2pm

Dr Nadine Kalmoni UCL/MSSL, UK A diagnosis of plasma wave instabilities in the lead up to an auroral substorm PHY LTD click here

Previous seminars can be found here.

 

Seminars are organised by Dr Matt K. James.

For any query, please e-mail here.

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