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Boyd nominated as APS Fellow for contributions to physics

Congratulations to Iain Boyd for his nomination as a Fellow in the American Physics Society. | Short Read
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IMAGE:  Aerospace Engineering Professor Iain Boyd.

Congratulations to Iain Boyd, James E. Knott Professor, Aerospace Engineering, who has been nominated as Fellowship in the American Physics Society for his major contributions in the development of high fidelity computational models for simulation of non-equilibrium processes in low temperature plasma with application to plasma thrusters, plasma plumes and their interaction with the ionosphere.

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Aerospace Engineering Professor Iain Boyd
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BepiColombo approaching Mercury. Credit: European Space Agency

U-M researchers to help unravel Mercury, solar system mysteries

In ESA's BepiColombo mission, an examination of the particles in Mercury's upper atmosphere will shed light on what the planet is made of. | Medium Read