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Ian Garrick-Bethell
Associate Professor of Planetary Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz (2016 - present)
Visiting International Scholar, Kyung Hee University, South Korea (2011 - present)
Assistant Professor of Planetary Sciences, University of California, Santa Cruz (2010 - 2016)

Postdoc, Brown University, 2009-2010
Ph.D. Planetary Sciences, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009
M.S. Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2004
B.A. Physics, Wesleyan University, 2002


Awards/Honors
2015 AGU Ronald Greeley Early Career Award in Planetary Science
2014 Sloan Fellowship in Physics
2012 Hellman Fellowship
2004 MIT Presidential Fellowship
2002 Phi Beta Kappa

Main research areas: lunar geophysics, planetary
magnetism, low-cost mission concepts (such as NanoSWARM).

Research interests

Publications

Graduate students: Rachell Maxwell, Ph.D., lunar magnetism and spectroscopy, 2016-present
Postdocs: Cécile Cournède, lunar and meteorite paleomagnetism, 2016-present
Undergraduate students: Omid Ghassemi, lunar magnetism and spacecraft magnetometry, 2015-present

Former graduate students:
Michael Nayak, Ph.D., 2013-2016, now at Maui High Performance Computing Center, AFRL
Doug Hemingway, Ph.D. 2015, now a Miller Fellow at UC Berkeley
Viranga Perera, M.S. 2013, now a Ph.D. student at Arizona State University

Former undergraduate students:
Joseph Schools, lunar paleomagnetism, 2013
Lindsay Chan, lunar paleomagnetism, 2012

Mailing address / contact information:
Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064
Office: EMS A137
Office phone: 831-459-1277
Cell
: 401-301-5237
Fax: 831-459-3074
e-mail: igarrick@ucsc.edu