SPEARS Seminar: Glow Plasma Clouds

Dr Paul Bernhardt, US Naval Research Laboratory

Friday 28 February 2014, 1430-1530
Bowland North Seminar Room 10

Dr. Bernhardt is the Head of the Space Use and Plasma Environment Research Section of the Charged Particle Physics Branch in the US Naval Research Laboratory's Plasma Physics Division. The section conducts basic experimental and theoretical research in the areas of upper atmospheric remote sensing, ionospheric modification physics, and radiation belt physics.

Dr. Bernhardt is a Fellow of both the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers and the American Physical Society. Dr. Bernhardt has been honored with the National Aeronautics and Space Administration Award for Public Service (1986); Alan Berman Publication Award at NRL (1990, 2007, 2010); Navy Award of Merit for Group Achievement (1991); NRL Technology Transfer Award for achievements in the development of computerized tomography for ionospheric specification (2001); Sigma Xi Applied Science Award at NRL (2006); Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation Award (2006); and the National Science Foundation Coupling, Energetics, and Dynamics of Atmospheric Regions (CEDAR) Prize Lecture (2010).