Profiles

Antigona Segura [EMAIL]

Research Scientist, Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México



Phone: 52(55) 56 22 47 39 ext. 2269

Research Expertise: astrophysics, climate modeling

VPL Focus: Task A: Earth as an Exoplanet, Task C: The Habitable Planet, Task E: The Observer

Homepage: http://www.nucleares.unam.mx/~antigona/

Biography:

Full time senior researcher at the Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Permanent position.

Education:

* Ph.D. (Space Physics) with Honorific Mention. Thesis: Nitrogen fixation by volcanic lightning on early Mars. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, México, 2001.

* M. Sc. (Astronomy). Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico, 1997. Obtained by general exams. * Specialization on Popularization of Science. Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico, 1998.

* B. Sc. (Physics). Universidad Autónoma de San Luis Potosí, Mexico, 1994. Thesis: Polarizabilidad de Mie en tres diferentes teorías de Campo Medio (Mie polarization on three different mean field theories).