Lizeth Magana

Dissertation Title: Far-Ultraviolet Observations of Condensed Volatiles at the Lunar South Pole and the Pre-Perihelion Coma of Comet C/2013 A1 (Siding Spring) By LRO-LAMP

Dissertation Advisor:  Kurt Retherford

Fellowships and Recognitions:

  • Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST), 2019-2021
  • Texas Space Grant Consortium Graduate Fellow, 2018- 2020
  • UTSA’s 3 Minute Thesis, 3rd place, Spring 2018

Graduation Date: Fall 2021

Post-Doctoral Fellowship: Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Current Position: Staff Scientist Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Research Areas:

  • Lunar investigations of condensed volatiles and regolith properties
  • Titian geomorphology