antigona

Display Name: 
Antigona Segura
Title 1: 
Research Scientist
Department 1: 
Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares
Phone: 
52(55) 56 22 47 39 ext. 2269
Email: 
antigona@nucleares.unam.mx

History

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

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).

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Home Institution: 
Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México
First Name: 
Antigona
Last Name: 
Segura
VPL Research Tasks: 
Task A: Earth as an Exoplanet
Task C: The Habitable Planet
Task E: The Observer
Status: 
Researcher
Research Expertise: 
astrophysics, climate modeling