Podcaster: Host : Morgan Rehnberg; Guest : Dr. Jeff Morgenthaler, Dr. Pamela Gay, & Dr. Kimberly Cartier
Title: Weekly Space Hangout : Dr. Jeff Morgenthaler of the Planetary Science Institute
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Description: Today’s story:
Special Guest: Jeff Morgenthaler, a senior scientist at the Planetary Science Institute, likes to think of himelf as an experimental physicist whose laboratory opens to the sky. He has used a comet to measure the ionization lifetime of carbon, is using Io’s atmosphere as a probe of conditions in Jupiter’s magnetosphere and has constructed a small-aperture coronagraph to monitor measure Jupiter’s magnetospheric response to a large volcanic eruption on Io. You can learn more about Jeff by visiting his webite: https://www.psi.edu/about/staffpage/jpmorgen
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