Sadie Elliott

Sadie Elliott

Sadie Elliott

Researcher, School of Physics and Astronomy


John T. Tate Hall
116 Church Street Se
Minneapolis, MN 55455


Ph.D., University of Iowa, 2020
M.S., University of Iowa, 2017
B.S., Augsburg University, 2016

Research Interests

Wave-particle Interactions in Space

Selected Publications

  1. Elliott, S. S., et al. (2020), The generation of upward-propagating whistler-mode waves that can accelerate electrons in the Jovian polar cap region, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics.
  2. Sulaiman, A. H., Hospodarsky, G. B., Elliott, S. S., Kurth, W. S., Gurnett, D. A., & Imai, M., et al. (2020). Waveparticle interactions associated with Io's auroral footprint: Evidence of Alfvén, ion cyclotron, and whistler modes. Geophysical Research Letters, 47, e2020GL088432.
  3. Elliott, S. S., Gurnett, D. A., Kurth, W. S., Clark, G., Mauk, B. H., Ebert, R. W., et al. (2018), The acceleration of electrons to high energies over the Jovian polar cap via whistler mode wave-particle interactions, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics, 123, 7523 – 7533.
  4. Bonfond, B., Gladstone, G. R., Grodent, D., Gérard, J.-C., Greathouse, T. K., Hue, V., J. A. Kammer, M. H. Versteeg, M. W. Davis, H. N. Becker, A. Radioti, S. S. Elliott, et al., (2018), Bar code events in the Juno-UVS data: Signature ∼ 10-MeV electron microbursts at Jupiter, Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 12,108–12,115.
  5. Kurth, W. S., B. H. Mauk, S. S. Elliott, D. A. Gurnett, G. B. Hospodarsky, O. Santolik, J. E. P. Connerney, P. Valek, G. R. Gladstone, S. J. Bolton, and S. M. Levin (2018), Whistler Mode Waves Associated with Broadband Auroral Electron Precipitation at Jupiter, Geophys. Res. Lett.
  6. Elliott, S. S., Gurnett, D. A., Kurth, W. S., Clark, G., Mauk, B. H., Bolton, S. J., et al. (2018), Pitch angle scattering of upgoing electron beams in Jupiter's polar regions by whistler mode waves, Geophysical Research Letters, 45, 1246–1252.
  7. Tetrick, S. S., D. A. Gurnett, W. S. Kurth, M. Imai, G. B. Hospodarsky, S. J. Bolton, J. E. P. Connerney, S. M. Levin, B. H. Mauk (2017), Plasma waves in Jupiter’s high latitude regions: Observations from the Juno spacecraft, Geophysical Research Letters.
  8. Tetrick, S. S., M. J. Engebretson, J. L. Posch, C. N. Olson, C. W. Smith, R. E. Denton, S. A. Thaller, J. R. Wygant, G. D. Reeves, E. A. MacDonald, J. F. Fennell (2017), Location of intense electromagnetic ion cyclotron (EMIC) wave events relative to the plasmapause: Van Allen Probes observations, Journal of Geophysical Research: Space Physics.

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