Michael Mendillo   Michael Mendillo

Michael Mendillo thinks he heads our research group in the Center for Space Physics. He is a faculty member in the Department of Astronomy and in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering.  When not in Fenway Park, his research interests include ionospheric and space plasma physics, planetary atmospheres, historical astronomy, space based "active" experiments, and ground based optical and radio diagnostics. 

E-mail: mendillo@bu.edu // (webpage)
Phone:  617.353.2629 

  Jeff Baumgardner Jeff Baumgardner, MA, Boston University
SENIOR RESEARCH ASSOCIATE
His research interests include designing and building low-light-level imaging instruments, and their scientific application to the aeronomy of Earth and solar system bodies.

E-mail: jeffreyb@bu.edu
Phone: 617.353.5258

  Carlos Martinis Carlos Martinis, Lic. Fisica, Universidad Nacional de Tucuman, Argentina; Ph.D. Boston University
RESEARCH ASSISTANT PROFESSOR
His research interests include studying  the electrodynamics of the equatorial and low latitude ionospheres.  He uses all-sky imagers, FPI's and various theoretical and empirical models. 

E-mail: martinis@bu.edu
Phone: 617.353.5258 

  Steve Smith Steve Smith, Ph.D., University of Canterbury.
SENIOR RESEARCH SCIENTIST
His research involves the imaging and study of gravity-wave activity in the night-time mesosphere, as well as the imaging and study of the lunar sodium tail. 

E-mail: smsm@bu.edu // (webpage)
  clara Clara Narvaez,
BA Astronomy, Boston University
STAFF RESEARCH

Research interests: Earth's ionosphere; Ionospheric storms.



E-mail: cnarvaez@bu.edu
  joei
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