James O'Connor

James O'Connor

MSc Student

Location: Yuggera Country, Springfield Campus

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Bachelor of Science (Geophysics). Bachelor of Teaching in Secondary Education. Qualified and experienced High School Science Teacher, Casual Academic Lecturer (Environmental Studies) and Science Communicator that runs a popular Instagram channel called @educatingspace

Comparing the climates on Earth and Mars during the Archean and inferences for other similar planetary systems with young Solar analogs. I’m using a NASA Goddard Institute for Space Studies global climate modelling program called ROCKE-3D and I’ve developed a Python program for mapping incident radiative flux on the Top of a planetary Atmosphere.

  • Planetary Science
  • Space Science
  • Solar System
  • Exoplanets

Mr O’Connor’s publications can be viewed here