The Centre for Planetary Sciences at UCL / Birkbeck


Prof Andrew Fazakerley

Professor of Space Plasma Physics

Dept of Space & Climate Physics

Faculty of Maths & Physical Sciences

Joined UCL
1st Oct 1994

Research summary

Principal Investigator Cluster-PEACE instruments; Double Star PEACE instruments Co-investigator, Cluster-FGM, CIS and ASPOC instruments; Double Star FGM, HIA and ASPOC instruments Team member, MMS FPI instrument Team member, KuaFu Science Working Group

Space Plasma Physics/Magnetospheric Physics. Investigating magnetospheric phenomena using co-ordinated multi-spacecraft datasets; e.g., flux transfer events, dynamic magnetotail phenomena. Investigating solar sources of solar wind phenomena.

Inter-experiment in-flight cross-calibration


Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
Doctorate, Doctor of Philosophy | 1991
Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine
First Degree, Bachelor of Science (Honours) | 1987