SPACE PHYSICS SEMINAR SCHEDULE                  Fall 2020

NOTE: All seminars for the fall semester will be virtual.
Information on the weekly Magnetosphere online seminar series Mondays at 11 am


Date

Time

Speaker / Title
Link
Tues, Aug. 11 12:30-1:30 PM

George V. Khazanov, NASA/GSFC: "Electron Precipitation Dynamics in Diffuse Aurora"

Link
Tues, Aug. 18 12:30-1:30 PM

Tues, Aug. 25
12:30-1:30 PM

Tues, Sept. 1
12:30-1:30 PM


Wed. Sept. 2

2:00-3:00 PM

Joint Center for Geospace Storms seminar with Virginia Tech and Univ. of New Hampshire (hosted by Univ. of New Hampshire): Slava Merkin, JHU/APL: "The NASA DRIVE Science Center for Geospace Storms: Transforming the understanding and predictability of space weather"


Link
Tues, Sept. 8
12:30-1:30 PM

Tues. Sept. 15
12:30-1:30 PM Evgeny Panov, Austrian Academy of Sciences: "Ballooning-interchange waves and heads, auroral beads and pseudo-breakups"
Link to video
Tues. Sept. 22
12:30-1:30 PM

Tues. Sept. 29 12:30-1:30 PM

Tues. Oct. 6
12:30-1:30 PM

Wed. Oct. 7 2:00-3:00 PM
Center for Geospace Storms seminar with Virginia Tech and Univ. of New Hampshire, (hosted by Rice):  Shanshan Bao, Rice Univ.: "Simulating storm-time magnetospheric dynamics with the Multiscale Atmosphere-Geospace Environment model"
Tues. Oct. 13
12:30-1:30 PM Mikhael Sitnov, JHU/APL: "Mining Data in the Tail and Inner Magnetosphere: Implications for the First-Principles Models"

Tues. Oct. 20
12:30-1:30 PM Agnit Mukhopadhyay, University of Michigan: "Global Driving of Auroral Conductances: Source Balance and Impacts"

Tues. Oct. 27 12:30-1:30 PM

Friday Oct. 30
12:00-1:00 PM
Kareem Sorathia, JHU/APL: "TBA"

Tues. Nov. 3
12:30-1:30 PM Larry Lyons, UCLA: "Physics of Substorm Longitudinal Expansion"

Tues. Nov. 3 12:30-1:30 PM

Tues. Nov. 10
12:30-1:30 PM

Wed. Nov. 11 2:00-3:00 PM

Center for Geospace Storms seminar with Virginia Tech and Univ. of New Hampshire, (hosted by Virginia Tech): Dong Lin, NCAR: " Exploring the ionosphere/thermosphere dynamics during geospace storms with the Multiscale Atmosphere-Geospace Environment (MAGE) model"


Tues. Nov. 17
12:30-1:30 PM Katariina Nykyri, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University: "Riders of the Space Hurricane (Particle Transport,  Heating and Acceleration by Kelvin-Helmholtz Instability)"

Tues. Nov. 24
12:30-1:30 PM

Tues. Dec. 1 12:30-1:30 PM


Unless otherwise noted, seminars are at 12:40-1:30 on Tuesdays or 12:15-1:15 on Fridays
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Last updated on Sept. 14, 2020