Gregory Howes, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Biography
Research Interests: 

Theoretical and computational plasma physics.

Research: 
  • Turbulence in the magnetized plasmas found in laboratories, space and astrophysics
  • Analysis of spacecraft data from the turbulent solar wind
  • Students develop skills including high-performance computing on the nation's fastest supercomputers, analysis of simulation and observational data, and development of simple analytical models to interpret results
  • Students also interact with group members including a postdoc and collaborators around the world
Research areas
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics
  • Plasma Physics
  • Space Physics
Gregory Howes
Ph.D., University of California, Los Angeles, 2004
Office
Address

412 Van Allen Hall (VAN)
Iowa City, IA 52242
United States