Department of Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering in the College of Engineering at the University of Michigan


Camilla Harris
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Camilla D. K. Harris

Doctoral Student

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BS in Physics and Minor in Mathematics, UCLA, June 2015

Specializations and Research Interests

  • Europa's interaction with Jupiter's magnetosphere
  • Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) simulations of space plasmas

Honors, Awards and Accomplishments

  • Keck Institute for Space Studies: Tidal Heating – Lessons from Io and The Jovian System, October 2018
  • 13th International School/Symposium for Space Simulations (ISSS-13), Poster Session Silver Prize, September 2018
  • Engineering Graduate Symposium, ACS-SPS Poster Session First Prize, November 2017
  • UCAR Heliophysics Summer School, August 2017
  • Rackham Merit Fellowship, September 2016
  • 12th International School/Symposium for Space Simulations (ISSS-12), July 2015 California Space Grant, April 2014; March 2015
  • 10th APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics at UCSC, Poster Session First Prize, January 2015

Professional Service

  • CLaSP Graduate Peer Mentorship Program
    • Organizer, March – April 2017 and Co-Organizer, Sep. – Dec. 2017, 2018
  • CLaSP PhD Student Handbook Development Committee
    • Chairperson, January – April 2017
  • 12th APS Conference for Undergraduate Women in Physics at UCLA
    • Proposal and Planning Committee, April – June 2015
  • UCLA Women in Physical Sciences
    • Publicity Officer, September 2014 – June 2015
  • UCLA Society of Physics Students
    • Vice President, September 2013 – June 2015


  • Gabrielse, C.V. AngelopoulosC. HarrisA. ArtemyevL. Kepko, and A. Runov (2017), Extensive Electron Transport and Energization via Multiple, Localized Dipolarizing Flux BundlesJ. Geophys. Res. Space Physics122, doi:10.1002/2017JA023981.

  • Gabrielse, C.C. HarrisV. AngelopoulosA. Artemyev, and A. Runov (2016), The role of localized inductive electric fields in electron injections around dipolarizing flux bundlesJ. Geophys. Res. Space Physics12195609585, doi:10.1002/2016JA023061.

Updated: 2018-11-28