Adam P. Showman

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Joint Professor

Deceased, March 16, 2020 - Memorial Page


Joint Professor, Hydrology and Atmospheric Sciences. Professor, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory (home department). Professor, Planetary Sciences.

Expertise  Dynamics and evolution of planetary atmospheres and interiors with special emphasis on giant planets of our solar system--Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune--and the hundreds of giant planets that are being detected around other stars. Atmospheric dynamics, climate, interior state, and geophysics of the terrestrial planets Earth, Mars, nad Venus. Atmospheric structure and dynamics of brown dwarfs.

Education  PHD planetary sciences 1999, California Institute of Technology

Office  Kuiper Space Sciences Buildling, Room 432

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