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Assoc Prof Dr. Gunther Kletetschka | Ferritin Award | Best Researcher Award

Geophysical institute, University of Alaska, United States

Associate Professor Dr. Gunther Kletetschka of the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska, United States, has been honored with the prestigious Ferritin Award ๐Ÿ† for his outstanding contributions to the field of geophysics. Renowned for his groundbreaking research, Dr. Kletetschka’s innovative work has earned him widespread recognition, including the esteemed Best Researcher Award ๐Ÿฅ‡. His dedication to advancing our understanding of geophysical phenomena exemplifies excellence in academia and inspires future generations of researchers. Through his expertise and passion, Dr. Kletetschka continues to push the boundaries of scientific exploration, leaving an indelible mark on the field of geophysics.

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Professionalย 

In 1994, Dr. Gunther Kletetschka embarked on his academic journey, earning a Master of Science in Geology and Geophysics from the University of Minnesota, MN, USA ๐ŸŽ“. Building upon this foundation, his passion and dedication led him to pursue further studies, culminating in the completion of his Ph.D. in Geology and Geophysics from the same institution in 1998 ๐Ÿ“š. These formative years not only equipped him with a comprehensive understanding of the geological and geophysical realms but also laid the groundwork for his future achievements as a distinguished researcher and educator in the field of geophysics.

Previous Postion

From 1991 to 1998, Dr. Gunther Kletetschka laid the groundwork for his illustrious career, serving as a Teaching/Research Assistant at the University of Minnesota ๐Ÿ“š. Following his doctoral studies, he embarked on a diverse and enriching professional journey. From 1998 to 2000, he contributed as a Postdoctoral Research Associate at the National Research Council, and from 2000 to 2002, he continued his research at the Catholic University of America as a Research Associate ๐ŸŒŸ. His expertise led him to various prestigious roles, including a Lecturer position at Montgomery College and a Postdoctoral Research Associate at Howard University. From 2003 to 2011, he thrived as a Research Professor at the Catholic University of America, leaving an indelible mark on each institution.

Awards

Dr. Gunther Kletetschka’s expertise in magnetic systems propelled him to significant roles, notably as the Magnetic and Design Lead for the Microshutter System of the James Webb Space Telescope from 2005 to 2011 ๐Ÿ›ฐ๏ธ. His contributions extended beyond this flagship project, as he served as a magnetic adviser and expert on various pioneering missions. Notably, he played integral roles in missions such as the Mars Global Surveyor, NEAR Shoemaker, Mars Exploration Rovers, and Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter, accumulating numerous publications along the way. His dedication to advancing our understanding of magnetic phenomena in space has left an enduring impact on the field of space exploration ๐ŸŒŒ.

Publication Top Notes

  1. “Temperature fluctuations underneath the ice in Diamond Lake, Hennepin County, Minnesota”
    • Year: 2013
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka, T. Fischer, J. Mls, and P. Dedecek
    • Journal: Water Resources Research
    • Volume: 49
    • Issue: 6
    • Pages: 3306-3313
    • DOI: 10.1002/wrcr.20261
  2. “Magnetic record associated with tree ring density: Possible climate proxy”
    • Year: 2007
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka, P. Pruner, D. Venhodova, and J. Kadlec
    • Journal: Geochemical Transactions
    • DOI: 10.1186/1467-4866-8-2
    • Impact Factor: 1.615
  3. “TRM in low magnetic fields: a minimum field that can be recorded by large multidomain grains”
    • Year: 2006
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka et al.
    • Journal: Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
    • Volume: 154
    • Pages: 290-298
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2005.07.005
    • Impact Factor: 2.895
  4. “Grain size dependent potential for self-generation of magnetic anomalies on Mars via thermoremanent magnetic acquisition and magnetic interaction of hematite and magnetite”
    • Year: 2005
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka, N. F. Ness, J. E. P. Connerney, M. H. Acuna, and P. J. Wasilewski
    • Journal: Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors
    • Volume: 148
    • Pages: 149-156
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.pepi.2004.08.010
    • Impact Factor: 2.895
  5. “Identification of magnetic minerals by scanning electron microscope and application of ferrofluid”
    • Year: 2005
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka and A. Kontny
    • Journal: Studia Geophysica Et Geodaetica
    • Volume: 49
    • Pages: 153-162
    • DOI: 10.1007/s11200-005-0002-8
    • Impact Factor: 0.806
  6. “Sliding stones of Racetrack Playa, Death Valley, USA: The roles of rock thermal conductivity and fluctuating water levels”
    • Year: 2013
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka, R. L. Hooke, A. Ryan, G. Fercana, E. McKinney, and K. P. Schwebler
    • Journal: Geomorphology
    • Volume: 195
    • Pages: 110-117
    • DOI: 10.1016/j.geomorph.2013.04.032
  7. “Survival Response of Larix Sibirica to the Tunguska Explosion”
    • Year: 2017
    • Authors: G. Kletetschka, V. Prochazka, R. Fantucci, and T. Trojek
    • Journal: Tree-Ring Research
    • Volume: 73
    • Issue: 2
    • Pages: 75-90
    • DOI: 10.3959/1536-1098-73.2.75

 

 

 

 

 

 

Gunther Kletetschka | Ferritin Award | Best Researcher Award

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