Samuel Hart

Education: Bachelors of Arts in Physics and Astronomy, Minor in Mathematics, University of Montana, 2018

Research Interest:

  • Magnetospheric Physics
  • Heliospheric Physics
  • Astronomical and Space Instrumentation


  • Winner of the prestigious “Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology” (FINESST-20) award.
  • Recipient of the Texas Space Grant Consortium (TSGC) Fellowships for the 2021-2022 academic year!

Fun Facts:

  • I am recently married, and my wife studies music performance. Opposites attract!
  • I am currently training to hike my first “fourteener” in Colorado, Pike’s Peak, in Summer 2022
  • I am a Meat connoisseur.

Dissertation Advisor: Maher Dayeh