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Adventures in Science: Cynthia Twohy is participating in an instrumentation test flight program

March 2017

Cynthia is aboard an NSF/NCAR Gulfstream-V aircraft. This is in preparation for a 2018 study where she will be measuring physical and chemical properties of clouds over the Antarctic Ocean.

Thank you Cynthia!

Cynthia Twohy

Accolade: K.D. Leka has been appointed, “Designated Foreign Professor”

March 2017

For the next 5 years, K.D. will spend 2-3 mo/yr at Nagoya University Institute for Space-Earth Environmental Research. She will supervise post-doc and graduate students on understanding the triggers of solar energetic events, and organizing a small workshop on operational solar flare forecast performance.

(And, as she says, “Hopefully, also improving my Japanese!”)

Congratulations K.D.!

KD Leka