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


Leonardo Regoli
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Leonardo Regoli

Research Fellow

Office: 2418
Phone: 734-647-3755


Ph.D. Space Physics, University College London (London, UK) and Max Planck Institute for Solar System Research (Göttingen, Germany) (2016)

M. Sc. Space Science and Technology, University of Würzburg (Würzburg, Germany) and Luleå University of Technology (Luleå, Sweden) (2011)

B. Eng. Electronics Engineering, Universidad Central de Venezuela (Caracas, Venezuela) (2006)

Specializations and Research Interests

Interaction of weakly magnetized bodies with their surrounding environment (including Mars and Titan).

Effect of ICMEs on the upper atmosphere of Mars.

Planetary magnetospheres.

Data analysis and simulations (test-particle, MHD).


Regoli, L. H., A. J. Coates, M. F. Thomsen, G. H. Jones, E. Roussos, J. H. Waite, N. Krupp and G. Cox (2016), “Survey of pickup ion signatures in the vicinity of Titan using CAPS/IMS”, Journal of Geophysical Research (in press), doi: 10.1002/2016JA022617

Regoli, L. H., E. Roussos, M. Feyerabend, G. H. Jones, N. Krupp, A. J. Coates, S. Simon, U. Motschmann and M. Dougherty (2016), “Access of energetic particles to Titan's exobase: a study of Cassini's T9 flyby”, Planetary and Space Science, Vol. 130, pp. 40-53, doi: 10.1016/j.pss.2015.11.013

Regoli. L., K. Ravandoor, M. Schmidt and K. Schilling (2014), “On-line robust pose estimation for Rendezvous and Docking in space using photonic mixer devices”, Acta Astronautica, Vol. 96, pp. 159-165, doi:  10.1016/j.actaastro.2013.12.005

Updated: 2017-09-25