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Robert C. Allen, Ph.D.
Sr. Prof. Staff I, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab

Born in Austin, TX, USA

Lives & works in & around Baltimore, MD

robert.allen@jhuapl.edu

Education

2014 - 2017  Ph.D. Physics

University of Texas, San Antonio

 

2008 - 2011 B.S. Physics

University of Texas, Arlington

2012 CISM Summer School

Experience

 

2019 - Present Senior Professional Staff I

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab

2017 - 2019 Post-doctoral Fellow

Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Lab

2017 General Associate

NASA Goddard Planetary Heliophysics Institute - UMB

2014 - 2017 Graduate Research Assistant

Southwest Research Institute - UTSA

2011 - 2013 Research Assistant

University of New Hampshire

2008 - 2011 Undergraduate Research Assistant

University of Texas, Arlington

 

Professional Service

2019 - Present Team Member

COSPAR ISWAT team on Understanding the Suprathermal Seed Population

2018 - 2019 Junior Scientist

ISSI Team on Soft Protons in the Magnetosphere Focused by X-ray Telescopes

2018 - Convener, Comparative Plasma Environments Panel Series

Triennial Earth-Sun Summit, AGU-AAS

2017 - Participant, representing MD/DC/NJ region

AGU Congressional Visit Day

2016 - 2017 Anti-Harassment Policy Subcommittee

Geospace Environment Modeling (GEM) Workshop, NSF

2015 - 2017 Graduate Program Recruitment Student Representative

SwRI/UTSA Joint Space Physics Program

2015-2017 Graduate Program Website Admin

SwRI/UTSA Joint Space Physics Program

2015 - 2017 Writing Club Officer

SwRI/UTSA Joint Space Physics Program

2014 - 2016 Student Representative

Geospace Environment Modeling (GEM) Workshop, NSF

2015 - 2016 Local Organizing Committee Member

Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics

Hosted by UTSA and SwRI, AIP

2015 - 2016 Outreach Officer

Graduate Society of Physics Students, UTSA

2014 - 2015 Society of Physics Students Liaison (Founding Officer)

Graduate Society of Physics Students, UTSA

2010 - 2011 Vice-President, Society of Physics Students

University of Texas, Arlington

2009 - 2010 President, Society of Physics Students

University of Texas, Arlington

2008 - 2009 Secretary, Society of Physics Students

University of Texas, Arlington

Publications

See publications list

Oral Presentations

See oral presentations list

Poster Presentations

See poster presentations list

Reviewer

Geophysical Research Letters (GRL)

Journal of Geophysical Research (JGR)

NASA LWS Review Panel - Panelist

NASA DDAP Review Panel - Exec Sec

NASA CDAP Review Panel - Exec Sec

Teaching Experience
Lab Instructor at University of New Hampshire
   -Spring 2012, 1 Section, Intro to Modern Astronomy
Lab Instructor at University of Texas, Arlington
   -Sprint 2011, 2 Sections, Astronomy I
   -Spring 2011, 2 Sections, Astronomy II
   -Fall 2010, 3 Sections, Astronomy II
   -Spring 2010, 2 Sections, Astronomy I
   -Spring 2010, 1 Section, Astronomy II
   -Fall 2009, 1 Section, Astronomy I
   -Fall 2009, 1 Section, Astronomy II

Societies and Memberships

American Geophysical Union, joined 2012

Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi, inducted 2015

Alpha Chi Honor Society, inducted 2015 

Golden Key International Honours, inducted 2014

Sigma Pi Sigma, inducted 2010

Missions and Datasets Used

- Advanced Composition Explorer (ACE)

- Cassini

- Cluster

- Defense Meteorological Satellite Program (DMSP)​

- Magnetospheric Multi-scale (MMS)

- Parker Solar Probe (PSP)

- Polar

- New Horizons

- Solar Orbiter (Calibration)

- Solar Terrestrial Relations Observatory (STEREO)

- Super Dual Auroral Radar Network (SuperDARN)

- Van Allen Probes (Radiation Belt Storm Probes)

- Voyager I & II

- Wind

- XMM-Newton

© 2018-2020 by Robert C. Allen, Ph. D.