In 2005, she was awarded the Carl Sagan Medal by the Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society,[15] in recognition of her efforts in public education, particularly among Hispanic groups and young women. Her first experience of an active volcano was of Mount Etna in Sicily in 1979. Rosaly M. C. Lopes-Gautier (Rio de Janeiro, 8 de gener de 1957 (59 anys) és una geòloga i astrònoma brasilera coneguda pels seus treballs en geologia planetària en el Laboratori de Propulsió a Raig (JPL, pel seu acrònim en anglès) de la NASA, on va ingressar en 1989. Dr. Rosaly Lopes is one of the world’s leading planetary geologists, particularly in the area of volcanic processes relevant to satellites of the outer planets. "I was inspired mostly by the Apollo program." NASA Official: Her past committee experience includes the National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council's Space Studies Board Committee to plan for NASA's New Frontiers missions (2007–2008), the JPL Director's Advisory Committee for Women, the Committee for Minorities and Women in Geosciences of the Geological Society of America, and the Subcommittee on Diversity at the American Geophysical Union. This quiz is incomplete! Her major research interests are in planetary and terrestrial surface processes with an emphasis on volcanology. I studied astronomy at the University of London, and I got my doctorate in planetary science in 1986. Rosaly Lopes was born on January 8, 1957 in Brazil. Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £25. [16] This work includes talks, interviews, articles, a book on planetary volcanism, and efforts to nurture and mentor young scientists. I have been at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) since 1989, when I worked on the Galileo mission, studying volcanoes on Jupiter's moon, Io. Rosaly M. Lopes We describe how near-field audio recording using a pocket digital sound recorder can usefully document volcanic activity, demonstrating the approach at Yasur, Vanuatu in May 2014. In 2016, scientist Rosaly Lopes and artist Michael Carroll teamed up as fellows of the National Science Foundation to travel to Mount Erebus, the world’s southernmost active volcano in Antarctica. Rosa Louise McCauley Parks (1913 – 2005) was an African American civil rights activist who in 1955 famously refused to give up her bus seat launching the influential Montgomery bus boycott.Parks began her career as an activist in the early 1930s. Inspired in part by NASA's Poppy Northcutt,[3] she moved to London in England in 1975 to study astronomy at the University of London. ‪Jet Propulsion Laboratory‬ - ‪Cited by 7,742‬ - ‪planetary science‬ - ‪volcanology‬ - ‪space science‬ To play this quiz, please finish editing it. More specifically, I grew up near the famous beach, Ipanema. Update this biography » Complete biography of Rosaly Lopes » Kristen Erickson I was on Mount Etna in Sicily in July of 1979 when the volcano started erupting. Science Writer: The Synthetic Aperture (SAR) data from the RADAR instrument show that Titan has volcanic features, but not like silicate volcanism on the Earth or Io. [3][10], In 2002, she became Investigation Scientist on the RADAR Team supporting the Saturn-orbiting Cassini spacecraft. Rosaly MC Lopes (sinh ngày 8 tháng 1 năm 1957 tại Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) là một nhà địa chất hành tinh, nhà nghiên cứu núi lửa, một tác giả của nhiều bài báo khoa học và một số cuốn sách, cũng như một người đề xuất giáo dục.Mối quan tâm nghiên cứu chính của cô … "Heads Up" Science Series, Knowledge TV, Canada, episode on New Horizons (January 2008); History Channel's "Search for E.T. Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where she is also Deputy Manager for Planetary Science. I have been at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) since 1989, when I worked on the Galileo mission, studying volcanoes on Jupiter's moon, Io. Lopes is a supporter of education, diversity, and outreach both nationally and internationally. Social Media Lead: This week, Lopes will add another bullet point to her list of accomplishments when she receives Adler Planetarium’s 2018 Women in Space Science Award. I didn't even know where Russia was, but I liked the idea of going into space. Then, years later, I saw my first volcano erupt, and that changed my mind forever. It was 1981. In 1989 she performed hazard mapping at the Vesuvius Observatory in Naples, Italy as a Visiting Researcher. Rosaly Lopes grew up in a middle-class family in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil watching Star Trek, fascinated by her school’s telescope and following all the news about the Apollo mission. Alien Volcanoes by Rosaly M. C. Lopes, Michael W. Carroll and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at AbeBooks.com. ", in "The Universe" series (August 2007); PBS "Wired Science" interview on volcanoes (October 2007); Discovery Channel's "Titan: Rendezvous with Saturn's Moon" (updated version, May 2007); National Geographic Television's "Naked Science: Deadliest Planets" (December 2006); History Channel's "Ask Mr. Know-It-All", pilot episode (as expert on volcanic dust), 2006; History Channel's "Inside the Volcano" (December 2006); Discovery Channel's "Rewind 2006" (science stories of 2006, December 2006); National Geographic Television's "Hollywood Science: Forces of Nature" (April 2006); Discovery Channel's "Planet Storm" (2001); Discovery Channel's "95 Worlds and Counting" (2001), This page was last edited on 14 January 2021, at 17:16. Stories keeping journal authors in touch with industry developments, support and training. Author: Sarah A. Fagents (Editor), Tracy K. P. Gregg (Editor), Rosaly M. C. Lopes (Editor) Hardcover Apr 2013. Rosaly Lopes Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at JPL, and Editor-in-Chief for the planetary science journal Icarus. Explore books by Rosaly Lopes with our selection at Waterstones.com. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (lahir 8 Januari 1957 di Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) ialah ahli geologi planet, ahli volkanologi, penulis banyak kertas saintifik dan beberapa buku, serta penyokong pendidikan. Tell us about your job. Rosaly Lopes is an expert in planetary volcanism at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California, where she studies volcanism on Earth, as well as other planets and moons. [11], Her awards include the Latinas in Science medal from the Comisión Feminil Mexicana Nacional in 1991, the 1997 Woman of the Year in Science and Technology Award from the Miami-based GEM television, the 2005 Carl Sagan Medal from the American Astronomical Society, the 2006 Women at Work Award, the 2007 NASA Exceptional Service Medal,[11] and the 2014 Lowell Thomas award from The Explorers Club. Her major research interests are in planetary and terrestrial surface processes with an … D. in Planetary Science, both from the University of London (University College). I guess [the first man in space] Yuri Gagarin inspired me first, followed by other astronauts and cosmonauts. Director, NASA Planetary Science Division: She is not well known, but she showed me that women could work for NASA in science and engineering and help the space program. An expert on planetary volcanism, she worked on the Galileo mission to Jupiter and is currently on the science team of the Cassini mission to Saturn. Please note that all enquiries should relate specifically to Icarus. Lopes) 2012 Ancient Aliens (TV Series documentary) … Titan's flows and other volcanic features are likely the result of ice volcanism. List Price: $49.99. [9] She discovered 71 volcanoes on Io that had never before been detected as active. A senior NASA volcanologist who has studied geologic activity on every continent and whose research could one day help us detect extraterrestrial life in space, Dr. Rosaly Lopes is a true Force of Nature—an influential woman scientist whose work leads her beyond the walls of the laboratory and into the outdoors. She serves on several committees, including the Annual Program Committee of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), and the American Astronomical Society's Division for Planetary Sciences committee. Join Facebook to connect with Rosaly Lopes and others you may know. [11] Her main interest on Cassini is in Saturn's largest moon Titan. She is a native of Brazil who earned her … Biography. Dr Rosaly Lopes, Senior Research Scientist at NASA-JPL, on being part of the Galileo mission to the moons of Jupiter and Saturn to discover the possibilities of life beyond Earth, thanks to the discovery of cryo-volcanoes on Jupiter’s Europa, as well as Saturn’s Titan and Enceladus, all of which contain liquid water underneath their icy crusts. My main interest in the Cassini mission was Saturn's largest moon Titan. [10][12][13], She has participated in several studies of future NASA and European Space Agency missions as a member of the science definition team, including missions to Saturn and Titan. Among his numerous scientific accomplishments, he is best known for his discovery of Eris, the largest object found in the solar system in 150 years, and the object which led to the debate and eventual demotion of Pluto from a real planet to a dwarf planet. Today's Science @ Home Interview welcomes Rosaly Lopes, a planetary geologist, volcanologist, author of numerous scientific papers and several books, as well as a huge presence in education and scientific outreach.Her major research interests are in planetary and terrestrial surface processes with an emphasis on volcanology. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (born January 8, 1957) in Rio de Janeiro is a geologist and a volcanologist. D. in Planetary Science, both from the University of London (University College). Lopes Rosaly M C Carroll Michael W. Paperback May 2014. I loved the movie "2001: A Space Odyssey" and dreamed of the day when we could all go into space. I also worked on the Cassini mission on the RADAR team, analyzing data from Saturn's moon, Titan. As Galileo prepares for its planned mission-ending plunge into Jupiter's atmosphere, Dr. Rosaly Lopes-Gautier discusses the mission's myriad accomplishments and findings at Jupiter during this Theodore von Karman lecture at JPL. I love traveling and exploring – particularly to volcanoes around the world – and have been to more than 50 countries. Kepentingan penyelidikan utamanya ialah dalam proses permukaan planet … Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Editor-in-Chief for the planetary science journal Icarus (Elsevier). She has been active in the media, featured on numerous documentaries for Discovery Channel, National Geographic Channel, History Channel, PBS, and on Nightline on American television, and has been interviewed by national and international media. She is the Chair of the Outer Planets group of the International Astronomical Union's Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature. In 2006, she was honoured in the Guinness Book of World Records for having discovered the most active volcanoes anywhere, and she is author of The Volcano Adventure Guide (2005). Find books It was 1981. [7] She planned science observations of Saturn, its moons, and rings, and co-chaired the Cassini Satellites Orbiter Science Team from 2003-2010. The Volcano Adventure Guide (Cambridge University Press, 2005) describes every volcano on the planet[7] and how to behave around them, information that is essential for anyone wishing to visit or photograph active volcanoes.[14]. [11], She has written seven books, including Volcanic Worlds: Exploring the Solar System Volcanoes (Praxis-Springer, 2004), Io After Galileo: A New View of Jupiter's Volcanic Moon (Praxis-Springer, 2007), and Alien Volcanoes (Johns Hopkins Press, 2008). Selected documentaries and TV shows include:[11], http://science.jpl.nasa.gov/people/Lopes/, “Women at JPL - Rosaly Lopes, Planetary Geologist”, “Through the Eyes of Scientists - Meet Rosaly Lopes”, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Working Group for Planetary System Nomenclature, "Planetary Science: People / Rosaly Lopes", "Rosaly Lopes and the enigmatic workings of volcanoes", "Interview: Rosaly M.C. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (born 8 January 1957 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a planetary geologist, volcanologist, an author of numerous scientific papers and several books, as well as a proponent of education. Dr. Lopes was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, where she grew up by the famous Ipanema Beach. Oscars Best Picture Winners Best Picture Winners Golden Globes Emmys STARmeter Awards San Diego Comic-Con New York Comic-Con Sundance Film Festival Toronto Int'l Film Festival Awards Central Festival Central All Events - Volcanoes (2013) ... Self - Volcanologist, NASA-JPL (as Rosaly M.C. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. I've come across people who are totally unprepared. [7] She worked on the Near Infra-red Mapping Spectrometer (NIMS) team planning and analyzing observations of Jupiter's volcanic moon Io from 1996 to 2001. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (born 8 January 1957 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)[3] is a planetary geologist, volcanologist, an author of numerous scientific papers and several books, as well as a proponent of education. Using data returned by the Galileo spacecraft, Dr Lopes was responsible for the discovery of 71 previously unknown volcanoes on Jupiter's moon Io. I was four years old when I heard my parents talking about a Russian guy who had gone into space. [3], Lopes began her post doctorate career as the Curator of Modern Astronomy and Deputy Head of the Astronomy Section at the Old Royal Observatory in Greenwich, UK. It was the most beautiful spectacle, and I was hooked on volcanoes from then on. Media in category "Rosaly Lopes" The following 2 files are in this category, out of 2 total. So Rosaly Lopes and her advisor proceeded with their fieldwork on Sicily’s temperamental Mount Etna. [3], She joined the Jet Propulsion Laboratory in Pasadena, California as a National Research Council Resident Research Associate in 1989 and, after two years, became a member of the Galileo spacecraft project. Rosaly Lopes grew up in a middle-class family in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil watching Star Trek, fascinated by her school’s telescope and following all the news about the Apollo mission. Study hard and do what you love, then it doesn't feel like work. An expert on planetary volcanism, she worked on the Galileo mission to Jupiter and is currently on the science team of the Cassini mission to Saturn. Rosaly Lopes is on Facebook. Download books for free. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (lahir di Rio de Janeiro, Brasil, 8 Januari 1957; umur 63 tahun) adalah seorang geolog keplanetan, ahli vulkanologi, penulis sejumlah makalah ilmiah dan beberapa buku, serta pendukung pendidikan. Planetary science is a global profession. Then during the Apollo 13 crisis, I read about a woman who worked for NASA, Frances Northcutt. Twenty-four-year-old Lopes, a graduate student in planetary geology at University College, University of London, and her thesis advisor, Dr. John […] The post Meet Force of Nature Dr. Rosaly Lopes appeared first on REI Co-op Journal. [1][4][5][6], Early in life, Lopes lived near Ipanema, Rio de Janeiro. During her Ph.D. she travelled extensively to active volcanoes[7] and became a member of the UK's Volcanic Eruption Surveillance Team. This quiz is incomplete! Dr. Lopes worked on the Cassini mission to Saturn from 2002 until 2018, as part of the Cassini Titan Radar Mapper Team. As I was growing up, I followed everything I could about the space program. Minat riset utamanya adalah di bidang pembentukan permukaan terestrial dan keplanetan dengan pendalaman di vulkanologi. Dr. Rosaly Lopes, a volcanologist at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory, is on the science team for one of the Galileo instruments that has returned information about active volcanoes, the near-infrared mapping spectrometer, or NIMS. Author: Michael Carroll (Editor), Rosaly Lopes (Editor) Hardcover Jul 2013. Her major research interests are in planetary and terrestrial surface processes with an emphasis on volcanology. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (born 8 January 1957 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a planetary geologist, volcanologist, an author of numerous scientific papers and several books, as well as a proponent of education. Alien Seas. Biography. Rosaly Lopes. After reading about a woman who worked for NASA, I wanted to become an astronomer for NASA. On-line books store on Z-Library | B–OK. Dr Rosaly Lopes is a principal scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Lead Scientist for Geophysics and Planetary Geosciences. [2] She is a member of the International Astronomical Union, the American Geophysical Society, and a Fellow of the AAAS, the Royal Geographical Society, and the Explorers Club. Dr. Rosaly Lopes is a senior research scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where she is also manager of the Planetary Science Section. She has authored many scientific papers as well as several books. To play this quiz, please finish editing it. I also worked on the Cassini mission on the RADAR team, analyzing data from Saturn's moon, Titan. So Rosaly Lopes and her advisor proceeded with their fieldwork on Sicily’s temperamental Mount Etna. She also supports education. Rosaly Lopes”, 2007 From the American Association for the Advancement of Science: AAAS Fellow, elected 2006 From Women at Work and JPL’s Diversity and Inclusion Committee: Women at Work Medal of Excellence, 2006 [11], Lopes has authored over 100 research papers, articles, book chapters and encyclopaedia entries. 2013 Secrets of the Earth (TV Series documentary) Self - Volcanologist, NASA-JPL. Rosaly Lopes: free download. [3][7][8], For her doctoral studies, she specialized in planetary geology and volcanology, completing her Ph.D. in Planetary Science in 1986 with a thesis on comparing volcanic processes on Earth and Mars. Biography: Rosaly Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where she is also Deputy Manager for the Planetary Science Section. She has given public lectures in several countries in Europe, Asia, and the Americas and was the co-organizer of the United Nations/European Space Agency/The Planetary Society workshops in 1992 and 1993. Getting the Carl Sagan medal in 2005 for my public outreach efforts was the proudest moment of my career. Presented by Adler’s Women’s Board, the award has recognized trailblazing women in STEM fields (science, technology, engineering and mathematics) for 15 years. Bill Dunford, University College, University of London, UK, This site is maintained by the Planetary Science Communications team at. With the aid of famous 'case histories' Lopes provides a unique background to volcanoes, what they are, why they form, and how they erupt. Phillips Davis Titan's flows and other volcanic features are likely the result of ice volcanism (cryovolcanism). To send an email to Dr. Rosaly Lopes please complete the short form below. Join Facebook to connect with Rosaly Lopes and others you may know. She is involved in the research of planets. So Rosaly Lopes and her advisor proceeded with their fieldwork on Sicily's temperamental Mount Etna. Compare Prices. During her final semester, she took a planetary science course[7] with John Guest – and three weeks into the course, Mount Etna exploded. Dr. Lori Glaze Delete Quiz. Dr. Lopes was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and moved to London, England, where she obtained a Bachelor's in Science in Astronomy and a Ph. Rosaly M. C. Lopes NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory-JPL M/S 183-601 4800 Oak Grove Dr Pasadena CA 91109 California (CA) United States. Site Manager: Editor-in-Chief, Icarus NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, California, United States Send an email to Dr. Rosaly Lopes. Sure, the cone was pyroclastic—a technical term meaning “sometimes spews lava”—but it seemed to be done erupting. The U.S. Embassy in Madrid partnered with the CaixaForum to host Dr. Rosaly Lopes, Senior Research Scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, on September 26. In 2006 she was honoured in the Guinness Book of World Records as the discoverer of the most active volcanoes anywhere and is author of The Volcano Adventure Guide (2005). Dr. Rosaly Lopes is a Principal Scientist at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory, and Lead Scientist for Geophysics and Planetary Geosciences. A JPL Interview with Rosaly About Volcanoes, Watch Video: Our Solar System Through the Eyes of Scientists -- Meet Rosaly Lopes. Her hobbies include scuba diving, hiking, visiting volcanoes, and collecting volcano art. Experimental rocket launch site for high school and college students named “Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes (born 8 January 1957 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) is a planetary geologist, volcanologist, an author of numerous scientific papers and several books, as well as a proponent of education. As a planetary scientist, I plan science observations of Saturn, its moons, and rings. Rosaly Lopes Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at JPL, and Editor-in-Chief for the planetary science journal Icarus. Dr. Rosaly M. C. Lopes is a Senior Research Scientist at NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory, where she is also Deputy Manager for Planetary Science. The synthetic aperture radar data from the RADAR instrument show that Titan has volcanic features, but not like silicate volcanism on the Earth or Io. Lopes, Planetary Scientist", "Surface features on Titan form like Earth's, but with a frigid twist", "Peer review: The Volcano Adventure Guide by Rosaly Lopes", "Carl Sagan Medal for Excellence in Public Communication in Planetary Science", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Rosaly_Lopes&oldid=1000325499, Brazilian expatriate academics in the United States, Articles containing Spanish-language text, Wikipedia articles with ORCID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Modeling Volcanic Processes. The active crater had a beautiful fire fountain spurting red lava about 30 to 50 feet (9 to 15 meters) up into the air. As one of the most fascinating and volatile forces on earth, volcanoes have long been the subject of worship, fear, and study. Ebooks library. Amanda Barnett It was 1981. She graduated with honours in astronomy in 1978. Rosaly Lopes is on Facebook. My mother, sister, and son came to Cambridge in England to see me get that medal. Lopes decided to change her field of study to volcanoes, on earth and in space. She is currently studying data acquired by Cassini, in particular, the geology and potential habitability of Saturn's largest moon, Titan as a Principal Investigator in NASA's Astrobiology Institute, leading an international team. Dr. Lopes was born and raised in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and moved to London, England, where she obtained a Bachelor's in Science in Astronomy and a Ph. Compare Prices. 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