Robert Ebert

Robert Ebert


  • Ph.D. Space Physics, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2010
  • MASc Engineering Physics, University of Toronto, 2005
  • B.S. Physics, University of Calgary, 2003
Phone: 210-522-2229

Research Areas:

  • Plasma dynamics in Jupiter’s polar magnetosphere and auroral regions
  • Solar wind interactions with Jupiter’s dayside and distant tail magnetopause
  • Spatial and long-term temporal variations in the solar wind plasma properties
  • Origin, acceleration, transport of energetic particles in interplanetary space
  • Graphene foil technology for advanced plasma and energetic neutral atom instruments
  • Energetic neutral atom imaging of planetary environments (e.g. Jupiter and Mars)
  • SmallSat mission development for Heliophysics and Planetary Science

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