Research Areas
  • Planetary atmospheres and ionospheres
  • Electromagnetic theory
  • Remote sensing
  • B.S., Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • M.S., Stanford University
  • Ph.D., Stanford University
Specific Research Interests
  • Spacecraft exploration of the solar system
  • Radio occultation experiments
  • Propagation and scattering of electromagnetic waves
  • Atmospheric and ionospheric structure, composition, and dynamics
Other Information
  • Research Associate, 1983-1986
  • Senior Research Scientist, 1986 - present
  • Associate Member for Uranus and Neptune encounters of Voyager Radio Science Team. Member of Mars Observer and Mars Global Surveyor Radio Science Teams. Member of Galileo Radio Science Team.
  • Participant in radio occultation studies of the atmospheres and/or ionospheres of Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Io, Europa, Saturn, Titan, Uranus, Neptune, and Triton.

List of publications
Author or co-author of 30 journal articles and 2 book chapters.

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