Doz. Dr. Rumi Nakamura

Group Leader

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Refereed Articles: 426 (First Author: 45)
Citations in SCI: 14813 (Hirsch Index: 60)

Research Interests

Space plasma physics, based on data analysis from satellites and ground-based measurements

Career Summary

since 2010     Lecturer, Institute of Physics, University of Graz, Austria
since 2001     Group Leader, Institut für Weltraumforschung, ÖAW, Austria
1998-2001    Senior Scientist, Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik, Germany
1993-1998    Assistant Professor, Solar-Terrestrial Environment Laboratory, Nagoya University, Japan
1991-1993    Research Associate, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, USA
1990-1991    Research Associate, National Institute of Polar Research, Tokyo, Japan


2024    Full Member, Austrian Academy of Sciences
2019    Member of Academia Europaea
2019    Corresponding Member, Austrian Academy of Sciences
2018    Fellow, American Geophysical Union
2018    Member, European Academy of Sciences and Arts
2014    Julius-Bartels Medal, European Geophysical Union
2011    Full Member, International Academy of Astronautics
2005    TanakadateAward, Society of Geomagnetism & Earth, Planetary & Space Sciences, Japan
2005    Woman Researcher of the Month, Ministry for Transport, Innovation & Technology, Austria

Editorial/Advisory Boards

since 2021     Advisory Council on Aeronautics and Space, Austrian Research Promotion Agency (FFG)
since 2017     International Academy of Astronautics, Board of Trustee, Basic Science Section Member
2019-2021    ESA, Voyage 2050 senior committee
2015-2017    ESA Solar System Exploration Working Group
2011-2013    International Space Science Institute, Science Committee
2007-2013    Editor, Annales Geophysicae
2008-2012    Associate Editor, Journal of Geophysical Research
2007-2009    Associate Editor, Geophysical Research Letters


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