Christopher Bert

Christopher Bert

PhD Student (Pre-Candidate) – Heliophysics


Climate & Space Research Building 2455 Hayward Street Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2143

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B.S. Physics and Astronomy,

Minor, Saxophone Performance,

University of Massachusetts, 2016

M.Eng. Space Systems Engineering

University of Michigan, 2018

Research Interests

Solar Wind and Inner Heliosphere Plasma Physics

Space Physics Instrumentation

Small Spacecraft Mission Design and Management

Specializations and Research Interests

Objective: To investigate fundamental physics of the Sun and heliosphere, to design instruments and missions for solar system exploration, and to bridge the divide between space science and engineering