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About Niescja E. Turner

Dr. Turner's research concerns magnetic storms. She studies the coupling of energy from the solar wind into the magnetosphere and the global responses to this exchange. She has a particular interest in different types of solar wind structures and their influence on the Sun-Earth system.

Positions

Present Charles A. Zilker Professor, Physics and Astronomy, Trinity University Department of Physics and Astronomy
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Honors and Awards

  • Rice University Outstanding Space Physics Graduate, 2014
  • Joan Bixby Award, 2013
  • Certificate of Special Congressional Recognition, 2013
  • Zonta International Yellow Rose, 2013
  • NSF CAREER Award
  • NASA Group Achievement Award, POLAR Satellite Electric Field Instrument (EFI) Team
  • American Geophysical Union Outstanding Student Paper Award, Spring 1999
  • American Geophysical Union Outstanding Student Paper Award, Fall 1999

Contact Information

Department of Physics & Astronomy
Trinity University
One Trinity Place
San Antonio, TX 78212
210-999-7424
nturner1@trinity.edu

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