Charles W. Smith

Research Professor
Department of Physics
Institute for Earth, Oceans and Space
University of New Hampshire
207 Morse Hall
Durham, New Hampshire 03824
Phone: 603-862-0890
Fax: 603-862-3584
Email: Charles.Smith@unh.edu  

Research Interests

  • Space Plasma Physics
  • Interplanetary Magnetic Field
  • Interaction of the Earth, Planets and Planetesimals with the Solar Wind
  • Cosmic Ray Propagation in the Heliosphere
  • Interpretation of Spacecraft Data

Spacecraft and Mission Involvement

  • ISEE Guest Investigator, 1982-1983.
  • Pioneer-Venus Guest Investigator, 1988-1991.
  • Collaboration with WIND MFI Team, December 1994 to 2000.
  • Co-Investigator on Voyager MAG Team since instrument re-confirmation in 1995.
    • Maintain association through P.I. since March 1987.
  • Instrument Investigator on Advanced Composition Explorer (ACE) since 1996.
    • Data Manager for the Magnetic Fields Experiment since 1991.
    • Responsible for spacecraft magnetics monitoring and correction.
    • MAG Team liaison for NOAA Real-Time Solar-Wind Space Weather Monitor.
    • NASA Group Achievement Award given to ACE Project Team June 16, 1998.
  • Ulysses Guest Investigator, 1997-2004.
  • Co-Investigator on NASA Van Allen Probes EMFISIS Instrument Suite, 2006 to present.
    • Data Manager for the Magnetic Fields Experiment (MAG).

Professional History

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