Chicago Astronomy Degree Recipients
Alumnus of the Day: Jonathan Mitchell, 2007
Alumnus: Jonathan Mitchell
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 2007

Assistant professor, UCLA

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I am interested in understanding planetary phenomena. My current research is focused on understanding surface-atmosphere interactions on Titan, superrotating atmospheres, tidal interactions of synchronous satellites, and Earth's paleoclimate. I am an assistant professor in the Department of Earth & Space Sciences and the Department of Atmospheric and Oceanic Sciences at UCLA.

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