Roussos, Elias

Roussos, Elias

International Max Planck Research School Alumni
Planetary Plasma Environment
Planets and Comets
+49 551 384 979-457

Main Focus

Research topics

  • Radiation belts of Jupiter and Saturn; origin, structure and dynamics
  • Energetic charged particle acceleration in the magnetospheres of the outer planets
  • Moon and ring-magnetosphere interactions
  • Science preparation for the JUICE mission to Jupiter
  • Instrumentation: radiation simulations of the PEP/JEI detector of the JUICE spacecraft
  • Planetary space weather

Professional Experience and Education

May 2009 -
Post-doc researcher position at MPI for Solar System Research
Feb. 2005 -
May 2008
PhD student at Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research
& University of Braunschweig, Germany
Sept. 2003 -
Aug. 2004

M.Sc. in Space Studies at the International Space University,
Strasbourg, France

April 2004 -
July 2004
Internship at ESA/ESTEC (part of the MSc program)
Sept. 1998 -
Mar. 2003
B.Sc. in Physics (specialization in Astronomy/Astrophysics & Mechanics)
at the University of Athens, Greece

Curriculum Vitae

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