Heather A. Knutson

Professor of Planetary Science
B.Sc., Johns Hopkins University, 2004; A.M., Harvard University, 2006; Ph.D., 2009. Visiting Associate, Caltech, 2010-11; Assistant Professor, 2011-17; Professor, 2017-.

Characteristics of extrasolar planetary atmospheres, including non-equilbrium chemistry and atmospheric circulation patterns; magnetic activity and UV emission from exoplanet host stars; searches for long-period companions in exoplanetary systems; precision infrared photometry and time series analysis.

For more information on my research please see my personal website.


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