Seminar Series

The Center for Space Physics Seminar series features formal presentations of the latest research results by recognized experts in space science and engineering disciplines. Seminars convenes every Thursday during the Fall and Spring semesters in room 502 of 725 Commonwealth Avenue from 4:00-4:45PM (with noted exceptions). The seminar is preceded by refreshments in room 500 at 3:45PM.

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Spring 2019 Schedule

Date Title/Subject Speaker Affiliation
1/24 No Seminar – Organizational Meeting
1/31 Expanding Coronal Studies into the Infrared: Results from the 2017 Total Solar Eclipse and Future Prospects Ed DeLuca SAO
2/7 Heliophysics of Exoplanets and Star-planet Interaction Ofer Cohen UMASS Lowell
2/14 Observing the Weather in Earth’s Thermosphere Mark Conde University of Alaska Fairbanks
2/21 Saturn: Ring Losses or Ionospheric Gains? Luke Moore BU CSP
2/28 40 Years of Instrument Development at the Imaging Science Lab at Boston University Jeffrey Baumgardner BU CSP
3/7 High-resolution Observations of the Auroral Ionosphere using CCD-based Particle Distribution Imaging Dave Knudsen University of Calgary
3/14 Spring Break
3/21 Saturn’s magnetic field revealed by the Cassini Grand Finale Hao Cao Harvard University
3/28 **CANCELLED** Anja Stromme Norwegian Space Agency
4/4 Latest results from the MAVEN Radio Occultation Science Experiment (ROSE) Mariana Felici BU CSP
4/11 Studies of Mesospheric and Lower Thermospheric Turbulence and Waves with Novel Multi-static Specular Meteor Radars Koki Chau Leibniz-Institute of Atmospheric Physics
4/18 Optical Phenomena in Earth’s Ionosphere Burcu Kosar NASA Goddard

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