Christopher "Chris" ColpittsSenior Researcher, School of Physics and Astronomy
NASA Space Grant Award, May 2007
IUGG General Assembly Student Travel Grant, June 2007
Convener and Chair of Several AGU, AOGS, and other Conference Oral Sessions
Colpitts, C. A., C. A. Cattell, M. Engebretson, M. Broughton, S. Tian, J. Wygant, A. Breneman, and S. Thaller (2016), Van Allen Probes Observations of Cross-Scale Coupling Between Electromagnetic Ion Cyclotron Waves and Higher Frequency Wave modes. Geophysical Research Letters, 43, 11,510– 11,518. https://doi.org/10.1002/2016GL071566 Colpitts, C. A., C. A. Cattell, J. U. Kozyra, M. F. Thomsen, and B. Lavraud (2016), Satellite observations of energy-banded ions during large geomagnetic storms: Event studies, statistics, and comparisons to source models, J. Geophys. Res. Space Physics, 121, 6353–6377, doi:10.1002/2016JA022481. Colpitts, C. A. (2015), Investigations of the Many Distinct Types of Auroras, in Auroral Dynamics and Space Weather (eds Y. Zhang and L. J. Paxton), John Wiley & Sons, Inc, Hoboken, NJ. doi: 10.1002/9781118978719.ch1 Colpitts, C. A., S. Hakimi, C. A. Cattell, J. Dombeck, and M. Mass (2013), Simultaneous ground and satellite observations of discrete auroral arcs, substorm aurora and Alfvénic aurora with FAST and THEMIS GBO, J. Geophys. Res., 118, 6998–7010, doi:10.1002/2013JA018796.
Colpitts, C. A., C. A. Cattell, J. U. Kozyra, and M. Parrot (2012), Satellite observations of banded VLF emissions in conjunction with energy-banded ions during very large geomagnetic storms, J. Geophys. Res., 117, A10211, doi:10.1029/2011JA017329.
Colpitts, C. A., J. LaBelle, C. A. Kletzing, and P. H. Yoon (2010), Further sounding rocket observations of structured whistler mode auroral emissions, J. Geophys. Res., 115, A10243, doi:10.1029/2009JA015095.
Colpitts, C., M. Samara, J. W. LaBelle, and P. Yoon (2009). Rocket Observations of Two Distinct Types of Dispersed Features of Auroral HF Waves, J. Geophys. Res., 114, A05202, doi:10.1029/2008JA013741
Colpitts, C., and J. W. LaBelle (2007). Mode Identification of Whistler Modes, Z-Modes, and Langmuir/Upper Hybrid Modes Observed in an Auroral Sounding Rocket Experiment. J. Geophys. Res., 113, A04306, doi:10.1029/2007JA012325.