Imperial College London

DrGregoryHunt

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Research Associate
 
 
 
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Location

 

6M71Huxley BuildingSouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

My research mainly focuses on the data analysis from the Cassini magnetometer. In particular, the magnetic signatures associated large-scale current systems within Saturn's magnetosphere, with a special interest in those related to Saturn's aurora and periodicities.

I am involved in the Cassini end of mission magnetic field science, where we hope to learn more about the interior and structure of Saturn, as well as mapping its magnetic field.

Publications

Journals

Hunt GJ, Provan G, Bunce EJ, et al., Field-aligned currents in Saturn’s magnetosphere: Observations from the F-ring orbits, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, ISSN:2169-9380

Hunt GJ, Provan G, Cowley SWH, et al., Saturn's planetary period oscillations during the closest approach of Cassini's ring grazing orbits, Geophysical Research Letters, ISSN:0094-8276

Davies EH, Masters A, Dougherty MK, et al., 2017, Swept Forward Magnetic Field Variability in High-Latitude Regions of Saturn's Magnetosphere, Journal of Geophysical Research-space Physics, Vol:122, ISSN:2169-9380, Pages:12328-12337

Cowley SWH, Provan G, Hunt GJ, et al., 2017, Planetary period modulations of Saturn's magnetotail current sheet: A simple illustrative mathematical model, Journal of Geophysical Research-space Physics, Vol:122, ISSN:2169-9380, Pages:258-279

Hunt GJ, Cowley SWH, Provan G, et al., 2016, Field-aligned currents in Saturn's magnetosphere: Local time dependence of southern summer currents in the dawn sector between midnight and noon, Journal of Geophysical Research-space Physics, Vol:121, ISSN:2169-9380, Pages:7785-7804

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