Dr. Amy A Simon

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Dr. Amy A Simon

  • (AST, ATMOSPHERES & IONOSPHERES)
  • Additional Roles: Instrument Scientist for OSIRIS-REx
  • 301.286.6738 | 301.614.6015
  • NASA/GSFC
  • Mail Code: 690
  • Greenbelt , MD 20771
  • Employer: NASA
  • Brief Bio

    Dr. Simon received her PhD in 1998 from New Mexico State University.  Her primary research is the study of the composition, dynamics, and cloud structure in jovian atmospheres.  She is also a co-investigator on the Cassini Composite Infrared Spectrometer (CIRS) and the Deputy Instrument Scientist for the OSIRIS-REx Visible and near-IR Spectrometer (OVIRS).  She is currently the Senior Scientist for Planetary Atmospheres Research for the Solar System Exploration Division at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

    Research Interests

    − Jovian atmospheres: dynamics, structure, composition, temporal evolution − Mission concept studies − Informal education and public outreach -

    Current Projects

    Deputy Instrument Scientist, OSIRIS-REx Visible and Near-IR Spectrometer

    Co-Investigator, Cassini Composite Infrared Spectrograph

    PI: "Dynamical Change in Jupiter's Great Red Spot", Hubble Cycle 21 DD Program 13631

     

    Institutional PI: "Investigations of Saturn's Wind Field, Turbulence, and Vortices", NASA Cassini Data Analysis Program

     

    PI: "Investigating Waves and Instabilities in Jupiter's Atmosphere", NASA's Planetary Atmospheres Program

     

    Education

    Ph.D. in Astronomy, New Mexico State University Las Cruces, NM; December 1998.
    M.S. in Astronomy, New Mexico State University Las Cruces, NM; December 1996.
    B.S. in Space Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology Melbourne, FL; June 1993 (highest honors).

    Positions/Employment

    10 / 2010 - Present

    Associate Director for Strategic Science, Solar System Exploration Division

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD
    3 / 2008 - 10 / 2010

    Chief, Planetary Systems Laboratory

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD
    7 / 2001 - Present

    Astrophysicist/Space Scientist

    NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, Greenbelt, MD
    1 / 1999 - 6 / 2001

    Research Associate

    Cornell University, Ithaca, NY

    Professional Service

    Conference Organizing Committees:

    2014        Convener, "Workshop on the Study of the Ice Giant Planets"
    2013        Co-convener, AGU Chapman Conference, "Crossing the Boundaries in Planetary Atmospheres: from Earth to Exoplanets"
    2011        Steering Committee, 9th IAA Low-Cost Planetary Missions Conference
    2009        Organizing Committee, Women in Astronomy and Space Science III
    2007        Scientific Organizing Committee, NASA Planetary Atmospheres Conference
    2003        Organizing Committee, Women in Astronomy II Workshop
    2002        Program Committee, Division of Planetary Sciences

    Advisory and Scientific Committees:

    2013            Study on Applications of Large Space Optics, Technical Area Expert
    2009-2011    SSB Planetary Science Decadal Survey Steering Committee & Giant Planets
                         Panel Vice-Chair
    2009-2010    NASA Europa-Jupiter System Mission Joint SDT, Jupiter Science co-lead.
    2009-            PDS Atmospheres Node Advisory Council
    2009-2012    Planetary Systems Science Management Operations Working Group
    2008             NASA Titan Saturn System Flagship Mission Study, Science Definition Team
    2007             NASA Enceladus Flagship Mission Concept Study, SDT Co-Chair
    2006             JPL $1B Box Study, Enceladus Science Definition Team
    2005-2008    Division of Planetary Sciences (DPS) Executive Committee
    2005-2007    Outer Planet Assessment Group Steering Committee
    2003-2005    Jupiter Icy Moon Orbiter (JIMO) Science Definition Team
    2002-2005    NASA Planetary Data System Management Oversight Working Group
    2001-2007    AAS Committee on the Status of Women in Astronomy

    Manuscript and Panel Review Service:

    2013             Editor, “Comparative Climatology of Terrestrial Planets”, Space Science Series, U. of Arizona Press
    2008-2011    Icarus Editorial Board
    2008-2009    Planetary and Space Science, Guest Editor (“Titan, Saturn, and Saturn's Magnetosphere”)
    2006-2007    NRAO Very Large Array/Green Bank Telescope proposal reviewer
    2003             AAS International Travel Grant Review Committee
    2003             AWIS Educational Foundation Fellowship Review
    various         NASA Review Panels and/or Panel Chair: Planetary Astronomy, Planetary Atmospheres, ADP/LTSA, and Outer Planets Research Programs
    various        Journal manuscript peer reviewer for Icarus, JGR-Planets, Astronomy and AstrophysicsAstronomical Journal
    various        Hubble Space Telescope Cycles 14, 17, 19 Review Panels


    Publications

    Refereed

    Simon, A. A., M. H. Wong, J. H. Rogers, et al. G. S. Orton, I. de Pater, X. Asay-Davis, R. W. Carlson, and P. Marcus. 2014. "Dramatic Change in Jupiter's Great Red Spot from Spacecraft Observations." Astrophysical Journal Letters, 797: L31 [10.1088/2041-8205/797/2/L31]

    Mousis, O., L. N. Fletcher, J.-P. Lebreton, et al. P. Wurz, T. Cavalie, A. Coustenis, R. Courtin, D. Gautier, R. Helled, P. G. Irwin, A. D. Morse, N. Nettelmann, B. Marty, P. Rousselot, O. Venot, D. H. Atkinson, J. H. Waite, K. Reh, A. Simon, S. Atreya, N. Andre, M. Blanc, I. A. Daglis, G. Fischer, W. D. Geppert, T. Guillot, M. M. Hedman, R. Hueso, E. Lellouch, J. I. Lunine, C. D. Murray, J. ODonoghue, M. Rengel, A. Sanchez-Lavega, F. X. Schmider, A. Spiga, T. Spilker, J. M. Petit, M. S. Tiscareno, M. AliDib, K. Altwegg, A. Bouquet, C. Briois, T. Fouchet, S. Guerlet, T. Kostiuk, D. Lebleu, R. Moreno, G. S. Orton, and J. Poncy. 2014. "Scientific rationale of Saturn's in situ exploration." Planetary and Space Science, 104: 29-47 [doi:10.1016/j.pss.2014.09.014]

    Choi, D. S., A. P. Showman, A. R. Vasavada, and A. A. Simon-Miller. 2013. "Jupiter's Equatorial Hot Spots and Plumes from Cassini." Icarus, 223: 832-843 [10.1016/j.icarus.2013.02.001]

    Li, L., R. K. Achterberg, B. J. Conrath, et al. P. J. Gierasch, M. A. Smith, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. A. Nixon, G. S. Orton, F. M. Flasar, X. Jiang, K. H. Baines, R. Morales-Juberias, A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, A. Del Genio, R. A. West, and S. P. Ewald. 2013. "Strong Temporal Variation Over One Saturnian Year: From Voyager to Cassini." Scientific Reports, 3 (2410): [10.1038/srep02410]

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., J. Legarreta, E. Garcia-Melendo, et al. R. Hueso, S. Perez-Hoyos, J. M. Gomez-Forellad, L. N. Fletcher, G. S. Orton, A. A. Simon-Miller, N. Chanover, P. Irwin, P. Tanga, and M. Cecconi. 2013. "Colors of Jupiter's large anticyclones and the interaction of a Tropical Red Oval with the Great Red Spot in 2008." Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets, 118: 1-21 [10.1002/2013JE004371]

    Perez-Hoyos, S., J. F. Sanz-Requena, A. Sanchez-Lavega, et al. M. Wong, H. B. Hammel, G. S. Orton, I. dePater, A. A. Simon-Miller, J. T. Clarke, and K. Noll. 2012. "Vertical cloud structure of the 2009 Jupiter impact based on HST/WFC3 observations." Icarus, 221: 1061-1078 [ doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2012.10.012]

    Li, L., K. H. Baines, M. A. Smith, et al. R. A. West, S. Perez-Hoyos, H. J. Trammel, A. A. Simon-Miller, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, G. S. Orton, C. A. Nixon, G. Filacchione, P. M. Fry, and T. W. Momary. 2012. "Emitted Power of Jupiter Based on Cassini CIRS and VIMS Observations. ." J Geophys Res - Planets, 117: E11002 [ doi:10.1029/2012JE004191]

    Fletcher, L. N., B. E. Hesman, R. K. Achterberg, et al. P. Irwin, G. L. Bjoraker, N. J. Gorius, J. Hurley, J. Sinclair, G. Orton, J. Legarreta, E. Garcia-Melendo, A. Sanchez-Levega, P. L. Read, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2012. "The Origin and Evolution of Saturn's 2011-2012 Stratospheric Vortex." Icarus, 221: 560-586 [10.1016/j.icarus.2012.08.024]

    Simon-Miller, A. A., J. H. Rogers, P. J. Gierasch, et al. D. Choi, M. D. Allison, and H. J. Mettig. 2012. "Longitudinal Variation and Waves in Jupiter's South Equatorial Wind Jet." Icarus, 218: 817-830.

    Hesman, B. E., G. L. Bjoraker, P. V. Sada, et al. R. K. Achterberg, D. E. Jennings, P. N. Romani, A. W. Lunsford, L. N. Fletcher, R. J. Boyle, A. A. Simon-Miller, P. G. Irwin, and C. A. Nixon. 2012. "Elusive Ethylene Detected in Saturn's Northern Storm Region." Astrophysical Journal, 760:24: [10.1088/0004-637X/760/1/24]

    Li, L., X. Jiang, A. P. Ingersoll, et al. A. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, R. A. West, A. R. Vasavada, S. P. Ewald, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. A. Nixon, R. K. Achterberg, G. S. Orton, L. N. Fletcher, and K. H. Baines. 2011. "Equatorial winds on Saturn and the Stratospheric Oscillation." Nature Geoscience, 4: 750-752.

    Li, L., C. A. Nixon, R. K. Achterberg, et al. M. A. Smith, X. Jiang, N. J. Gorius, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, F. M. Flasar, K. H. Baines, A. P. Ingersoll, R. A. West, A. R. Vasavada, and S. P. Ewald. 2011. "The Global Energy Balance of Titan ." Geophys Res Letter, 38: L23201 [10.1029/2011GL050053]

    Strycker, P., N. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Banfield, and P. Gierasch. 2011. "Jovian Chromophore Characteristics from Multispectral HST Images." Icarus, 215: 552-583.

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., G. S. Orton, R. Hueso, et al. S. Perez-Hoyos, L. N. Fletcher, E. Garcia-Melendo, J. M. Gomez-Forrellad, I. de Pater, M. Wong, H. B. Hammel, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, A. Simon-Miller, N. Barrado-Izagirre, F. Marchis, O. Mousis, J. L. Ortiz, J. Garcia-Rojas, M. Cecconi, J. T. Clarke, K. Noll, S. Pedraz, A. Wesley, P. Kalas, N. McConnell, W. Golisch, D. Griep, P. Sears, E. Volquardsen, V. Reddy, M. Shara, R. Binzel, W. Grundy, J. Emery, A. Rivkin, C. Thomas, D. Trilling, K. Bjorkman, A. J. Burgasser, H. Campins, T. M. Sato, Y. Kasaba, J. Ziffer, R. Mirzoyan, M. Fitzgerald, H. Bouy, and I. Team. 2011. "Long-Term Evolution of the Aerosol Debris Cloud Produced by the 2009 Impact on Jupiter." Icarus, 214: 462-476.

    Fletcher, L. N., B. E. Hesman, P. Irwin, et al. K. H. Baines, T. W. Momary, A. Sanchez-Lavega, F. M. Flasar, P. L. Read, G. S. Orton, A. Simon-Miller, R. Hueso, G. Bjoraker, A. Mamoutkine, T. del Rio-Gaztelurrutia, J. M. Gomez, R. H. Brown, B. Buratti, R. N. Clark, P. D. Nicholson, and C. Sotin. 2011. "Thermal Structure and Dynamics of Saturn’s Northern Springtime Disturbance." Science, 332: 1413-1417.

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, F. M. Flasar, and A. A. Simon-Miller. 2011. "Evolution of the equatorial oscillation in Saturn’s stratosphere between 2005 and 2010 from Cassini/CIRS limb data analysis 2011." Geophys Res Lett, 38: L09201 [ doi:10.1029/2011GL047192]

    Fletcher, L. N., G. S. Orton, J. H. Rogers, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, I. de Pater, M. Wong, O. Mousis, P. Irwin, M. Jacquesson, and P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2011. "Jovian Temperature and Cloud Variability during the 2009-2010 Fade of the South Equatorial Belt." Icarus, 213: 564-580.

    Orton, G. S., L. N. Fletcher, C. M. Lisse, et al. P. W. Chodas, A. Cheng, P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher, K. H. Baines, B. M. Fisher, A. Wesley, S. Perez-Hoyos, I. de Pater, H. B. Hammel, M. L. Edwards, A. P. Ingersoll, O. Mousis, F. Marchis, W. Golisch, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. A. Simon-Miller, R. Hueso, T. W. Momary, Z. Greene, N. Reshetnikov, E. Otto, G. Villar, S. Lai, and M. Wong. 2011. "The Atmospheric Influence, Size and Asteroidal Nature of the July 2009 Jupiter Impactor." Icarus, 211: 587-602 [10.1016/j.icarus.2010.10.0]

    Hueso, R., A. Wesley, C. Go, et al. S. Perez-Hoyos, M. H. Wong, L. N. Fletcher, A. Sanchez-Lavega, I. de Pater, G. S. Orton, A. A. Simon-Miller, S. G. Djorgovski, M. L. Edwards, H. B. Hammel, J. T. Clarke, K. S. Noll, and P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2010. "First Earth-Based Detection of a Superbolide on Jupiter." Ap J Lett, 721: L129-L133.

    Hammel, H. B., M. Wong, J. T. Clarke, et al. I. de Pater, L. N. Fletcher, R. Hueso, K. Noll, G. S. Orton, S. Perez-Hoyos, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. A. Simon-Miller, and P. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2010. "Jupiter after the 2009 Impact: Hubble Space Telescope Imaging of the Impact-generated Debris and its Temporal Evolution." Ap J Lett, 715: L150-L154.

    Fletcher, L. N., R. K. Achterberg, T. K. Greathouse, et al. G. S. Orton, B. J. Conrath, A. A. Simon-Miller, S. Guerlet, P. G. Irwin, and F. M. Flasar. 2010. "Seasonal Change on Saturn from Cassini/CIRS Observations, 2004-2009." Icarus, 208: 337-352.

    Fletcher, L. N., L. G. Orton, O. Mousis, et al. P. Yanamandra-Fisher, P. Parrish, P. Irwin, B. Fisher, L. Vanzi, T. Fujiyoshi, T. Fuse, A. A. Simon-Miller, E. Edkins, T. Hayward, and J. De Buizer. 2010. "Thermal Structure and Composition of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot from High-Resolution Thermal Imaging." Icarus, 208: 306-328.

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., A. Wesley, G. Orton, et al. R. Hueso, S. Perez-Hoyos, L. Fletcher, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, J. Legarreta, I. de Pater, H. Hammel, A. Simon-Miller, J. M. Gomez-Forrella, J. L. Ortiz, E. Garcia-Melendo, R. C. Puetter, and P. Chodas. 2010. "The impact of a large object with Jupiter in July 2009." Ap J Lett, 715: L155-L159.

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, et al. J. I. Moses, L. N. Fletcher, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2010. "Meridional distribution of CH3C2H and C4H2 in Saturn's stratosphere from CIRS/Cassini limb and nadir observations." Icarus, 209: 682-695.

    Sussman, M. G., N. J. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, A. R. Vasavada, and R. F. Beebe. 2010. "Analysis of Jupiter's Oval BA: A Streamlined Approach." Icarus, 210: 202-210.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., and P. J. Gierasch. 2010. "On the long-term variability of Jupiter's winds and brightness as observed from Hubble." Icarus, 210 (1): 258-269 [10.1016/j.icarus.2010.06.020]

    Li, L., B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, et al. R. K. Achterberg, C. A. Nixon, A. A. Simon-Miller, F. M. Flasar, D. Banfield, K. H. Baines, R. A. West, A. A. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, A. D. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, A. A. Mamoutkine, M. E. Segura, G. L. Bjoraker, H. S. Orton, L. N. Fletcher, P. G. Irwin, and P. L. Read. 2010. "Saturn's emitted power." J Geophys Res, 115 (E11): E11002 [10.1029/2010JE003631]

    Read, P. L., B. J. Conrath, L. N. Fletcher, et al. P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. C. Zuchowski. 2009. "Mapping Potential Vorticity Dynamics on Saturn: Zonal mean circulation from Cassini and Voyager data." Planetary and Space Science, 57: 1682-1698.

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2009. "Vertical and meridional distribution of ethane, acetylene and propane in Saturn's stratosphere from CIRS/Cassini limb observations." Icarus, 203: 240-248.

    Hesman, B. E., D. E. Jennings, P. V. Sada, et al. G. L. Bjoraker, R. K. Achterberg, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. M. Anderson, R. J. Boyle, and L. A. Fletcher. 2009. "Saturn’s Latitudinal C2H2 and C2H6 Abundance Profiles from Cassini/CIRS and Ground-Based Observations." Icarus, 202: 249-259.

    Dyudina, U. A., A. P. Ingersoll, S. P. Ewald, et al. A. R. Vasavada, R. A. West, K. H. Baines, T. W. Momary, A. D. Del Genio, J. M. Barbara, C. C. Porco, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. N. Fletcher. 2009. "Saturn’s South Polar Vortex Compared to Other Large Vortices in the Solar System." Icarus, 202: 240-248.

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., G. S. Orton, R. Hueso, et al. E. Garcia-Melendo, S. Perez-Hoyos, A. Simon-Miller, J. F. Rojas, J. M. Gomez, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, L. Fletcher, J. Joels, J. Kemerer, J. Hora, E. Karkoschka, I. de Pater, M. Wong, N. Pinilla-Alonso, F. Carvalho, C. Go, D. Parker, M. Salway, M. Valimberti, A. Wesley, and Z. Pujic. 2008. "Depth of the strongest Jovian Jet from a Planetary-Scale Disturbance driven by storms." Nature, 451: 437-439.

    Li, L., P. J. Gierasch, R. K. Achterberg, et al. B. J. Conrath, F. M. Flasar, A. R. Vasavada, A. P. Ingersoll, D. Banfield, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. Fletcher. 2008. "The Strong Jet and a New Thermal Wave in Saturn’s Equatorial Stratosphere." Geophys Res Letters, 35: L23208 [ doi:10.1029/2008GL035515]

    Fletcher, L. N., P. G. Irwin, G. S. Orton, et al. N. A. Teanby, R. K. Achterberg, G. L. Bjoraker, P. L. Read, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. Howett, R. de Kok, N. Bowles, S. B. Calcutt, B. Hesman, and F. M. Flasar. 2008. "Temperature and Composition of Saturn's Polar Hotspots and Hexagon." Science, 319: 79-81.

    Fouchet, T., S. Guerlet, D. F. Strobel, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, B. Bezard, and A. M. Flasar. 2008. "Spatial evidence for an equatorial oscillation on Saturn." Nature, 453: 200-202.

    Cheng, A. F., A. A. Simon-Miller, H. A. Weaver, et al. K. H. Baines, G. S. Orton, P. A. Yamanadra-Fisher, O. Mousis, E. Pantin, L. Vanzi, L. Fletcher, J. R. Spencer, S. A. Stern, J. T. Clarke, M. J. Mutchler, and K. S. Noll. 2008. "Changing Characteristics of Jupiter's Little Red Spot." Astronomical Journal, 135: 2246-2452.

    Dyudina, U. A., A. P. Ingersoll, S. P. Ewald, et al. R. A. Vasavada, R. A. West, J. M. Barbara, A. D. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. N. Fletcher. 2008. "Dynamics of Saturn's south polar vortex." Science, 319: 1801 [0.1126/science.1153633]

    Reuter, D. C., A. A. Simon-Miller, A. Lunsford, et al. K. Baines, A. F. Cheng, D. E. Jennings, C. B. Olkin, J. R. Spencer, S. A. Stern, H. A. Weaver, and L. A. Young. 2007. "Jupiter Cloud Composition, Stratification, Convection and Wave Motion: A View from New Horizons." Science, 318: 223-225.

    Nixon, C., R. Achterberg, B. Conrath, et al. P. Irwin, P. Parrish, P. Romani, M. Abbas, A. LeClair, D. Strobel, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Jennings, and V. Kunde. 2007. "Meridional Variations of C2H2 and C2H6 in Jupiter's Atmosphere from Cassini CIRS Infrared Spectra." Icarus, 188: 47-71.

    Baines, K. H., A. A. Simon-Miller, G. S. Orton, et al. H. A. Weaver, A. Lunsford, T. W. Momary, J. Spencer, A. F. Cheng, D. C. Reuter, D. E. Jennings, G. R. Gladstone, J. Moore, S. A. Stern, L. A. Young, H. Throop, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, B. M. Fisher, J. Hora, and M. E. Ressler. 2007. "New Horizons at Jupiter: Discovery of Polar Lightning and Decadal-Scale Cloud Variability." Science, 318: 226-228.

    Howett, C., P. Irwin, N. Teanby, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, S. Calcutt, L. Fletcher, and R. de Kok. 2007. "Meridional variations in Stratospheric Acetylene and Ethane in the Southern Hemisphere of the Saturnian Atmosphere as Determined from Cassini/CIRS Measurements." Icarus, 190: 556-572.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. Poston, G. S. Orton, and B. Fisher. 2007. "Wind Variations in Jupiter's Equatorial Atmosphere: A QQO Counterpart?" Icarus, 186: 192-203.

    Read, P., P. Gierasch, B. Conrath, et al. A. Simon-Miller, T. Fouchet, and Y. H. Yamazaki. 2006. "Mapping Potential Vorticity Dynamics on Jupiter: 1 Zonal Mean Circulation from Cassini and Voyager 1 data." Q J R Meteorol Soc, 132: 1577-1603.

    Li, L., A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, S. P. Ewald, U. A. Dyudina, C. C. Porco, R. A. West, and F. M. Flasar. 2006. "Waves in Jupiter's Atmosphere Observed by the Cassini ISS and CIRS Instruments." Icarus, 185: 416-429.

    Li, L., A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, A. Del Genio, S. Ewald, C. Porco, and R. A. West. 2006. "Vertical wind shear on Jupiter from Cassini images." J. Geophys. Res., 111 (E4): E04004 [10.1029/2005JE002556]

    Simon-Miller, A. A., N. J. Chanover, G. S. Orton, et al. M. Sussman, I. Tsavaris, and E. Karkoschka. 2006. "Jupiter's White Oval Turns Red." Icarus, 185: 558-562.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, et al. G. S. Orton, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, and B. Fisher. 2006. "Jupiter's Atmospheric Temperatures: from Voyager IRIS to Cassini CIRS." Icarus, 180: 98-112.

    Temma, T., N. J. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, et al. D. A. Glenar, J. J. Hillman, and D. M. Kuehn. 2005. "Vertical Structure Modeling of Saturn's Equatorial Region using High Spectral Resolution Imaging." Icarus, 175: 464-489.

    Flasar, F. M., R. K. Achterberg, B. J. Conrath, et al. J. C. Pearl, G. L. Bjoraker, D. E. Jennings, P. N. Romani, A. A. Simon-Miller, V. G. Kunde, C. A. Nixon, B. Bezard, G. Orton, L. Spilker, J. R. Spencer, P. G. Irwin, N. A. Teanby, T. Owen, J. C. Brasunas, M. E. Segura, R. C. Carlson, A. A. Mamoutkine, P. Gierasch, P. Schinder, M. Showalter, C. Ferrari, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, T. Fouchet, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, D. Strobel, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, N. Bowles, R. E. Samuelson, M. Abbas, F. Raulin, P. Ade, S. Edgington, S. Pilorz, B. Wallis, and E. Wishnow. 2005. "Temperatures, Winds, and Composition in the Saturnian System." Science, 307: 1247-1251.

    Flasar, F. M., R. Achterberg, B. Conrath, et al. P. Gierasch, V. Kunde, C. Nixon, G. Bjoraker, D. Jennings, P. Romani, A. Simon-Miller, B. Bezard, A. Coustenis, P. Irwin, N. Teanby, J. Brasunas, J. Pearl, M. Segura, R. Carlson, A. Mamoutkine, P. Schinder, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, T. Fouchet, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, S. Vinatier, D. Strobel, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, N. Bowles, R. Samuelson, G. Orton, L. Spilker, T. Owen, J. Spencer, M. Showalter, C. Ferrari, M. Abbas, F. Raulin, S. Edgington, P. Ade, and E. Wishnow. 2005. "Titan's Atmospheric Temperatures, Winds, and Composition." Science, 308: 975-978.

    Kunde, V., F. M. Flasar, D. Jennings, et al. B. Bezard, D. Strobel, B. Conrath, C. Nixon, G. Bjoraker, P. Romani, R. Achterberg, A. Simon-Miller, P. Irwin, J. Brasunas, J. Pearl, M. Smith, G. Orton, P. Gierasch, L. Spilker, R. Carlson, A. Mamoutkine, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, T. Fouchet, P. Parrish, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, Y. Biraud, C. Ferrari, T. Owen, M. Abbas, R. Samuelson, F. Raulin, P. Ade, C. Cesarsky, K. Grossman, and A. Coradini. 2004. "Jupiter's Atmospheric Composition from the Cassini Thermal Infrared Spectroscopy Experiment." Science, 305: 1582-1586.

    Irwin, P., P. Parrish, T. Fouchet, et al. S. Calcutt, F. Taylor, A. Simon-Miller, C. Nixon, and F. M. Flasar. 2004. "Retrievals of Jovian tropospheric phosphine from Cassini/CIRS." Icarus, 172: 37-49.

    Ingersoll, A. P., T. E. Dowling, P. J. Gierasch, et al. G. S. Orton, P. L. Read, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. P. Showman, A. A. Simon-Miller, and A. R. Vasavada. 2004. "Dynamics of Jupiter's Atmosphere." Jupiter: The Planet, Satellites, and Magnetosphere, 105-128.

    Flasar, F. M., V. Kunde, M. Abbas, et al. R. Achterberg, P. Ade, A. Barucci, B. Bezard, G. Bjoraker, J. Brasunas, S. Calcutt, R. Carlson, C. Cesarsky, B. J. Conrath, A. Coradini, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, S. Edberg, S. Edgington, C. Ferrari, D. Gautier, P. Gierasch, K. Grossman, P. Irwin, D. Jennings, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, J. Meyer, C. Nixon, G. Orton, T. Owen, J. Pearl, R. Prange, F. Raulin, P. Read, P. Romani, R. Samuelson, M. Segura, M. Showalter, A. Simon-Miller, M. Smith, J. Spencer, L. Spilker, and F. Taylor. 2004. "Exploring the Saturn System in the Thermal Infrared: The Composite Infrared Spectrometer." Space Science Reviews, 115: 169-297.

    Flasar, F. M., V. Kunde, R. Achterberg, et al. B. Conrath, A. Simon-Miller, C. Nixon, P. Gierasch, P. Romani, B. Bezard, P. Irwin, G. L. Bjoraker, J. Brasunas, D. Jennings, J. Pearl, M. Smith, G. Orton, L. Spilker, R. Carlson, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, P. Parrish, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, Y. Biraud, T. Fouchet, C. Ferrari, T. Owen, M. Abbas, R. Samuelson, F. Raulin, P. Ade, C. Cesarsky, K. Grossman, and A. Coradini. 2004. "An Intense Stratospheric Jet on Jupiter." Nature, 427: 132-135.

    Klaasen, K. P., H. H. Breneman, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Banfield, and G. C. Levanas. 2003. "Operations and calibration of the solid-state imaging system during the Galileo extended mission at Jupiter." Optical Engineering, 42: 494-504.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., and N. J. Chanover. 2003. "Planetary Astronomy: Recent Advances and Future Discoveries with Small Aperture Telescopes." The Future of Small Telescopes in the New Millennium 3. Science in the Shadow of Giants, 37-55.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., P. J. Gierasch, R. F. Beebe, et al. B. J. Conrath, F. M. Flasar, R. K. Achterberg, and C. Cirs. 2002. "New Observational Results Concerning Jupiter's Great Red Spot." Icarus, 158: 249-266.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., D. Banfield, and P. J. Gierasch. 2001. "Color and Vertical Structure of Jupiter's Belts, Zones and Weather Features." Icarus, 154: 459-474.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., D. Banfield, and P. J. Gierasch. 2001. "An HST Study of Jovian Chromophores." Icarus, 149: 94-106.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, and R. F. Beebe. 2000. "A Detection of Water Ice on Jupiter with Voyager IRIS." Icarus, 145: 454-461.

    Gierasch, P. J., A. Ingersoll, D. Banfield, et al. S. Ewald, P. Helfenstein, A. Simon-Miller, A. Vasavada, H. Breneman, D. Senske, and G. Imaging. 2000. "Observation of moist convection in Jupiter's atmosphere." Nature, 403: 628-630.

    Edgington, S. G., S. K. Atreya, L. M. Trafton, et al. J. J. Caldwell, R. F. Beebe, A. A. Simon, and R. A. West. 1999. "Ammonia and Eddy Mixing Variations in the Upper Troposphere of Jupiter from HST Faint Object Spectrograph Observations." Icarus, 142: 342-356.

    Simon, A. A. 1999. "The Structure and Temporal Stability of Jupiter's Zonal Winds: a Study of the North Tropical Region." Icarus, 141: 29-39.

    Edgington, S. G., S. K. Atreya, L. M. Trafton, et al. J. J. Caldwell, R. F. Beebe, A. A. Simon, R. A. West, and C. Barnet. 1998. "On the Latitude Variation of Ammonia, Acetylene, and Phosphine Altitude Profiles on Jupiter from HST Faint Object Spectrograph Observations." Icarus, 133: 192-209.

    Beebe, R. F., A. A. Simon, and L. F. Huber. 1996. "Interpretation of Measured Translation Rates of Jupiter's Equatorial Clouds." Science, 272: 841.

    Chanover, N. J., D. M. Kuehn, D. Banfield, et al. T. Momary, R. F. Beebe, K. H. Baines, P. D. Nicholson, A. A. Simon, and A. S. Murrell. 1996. "Absolute Reflectivity Spectra of Jupiter: 025 - 35 Microns." Icarus, 121: 351-360.

    Simon, A. A., and R. F. Beebe. 1996. "Jovian Tropospheric Features - Wind Field, Morphology and Motion of Long-lived Systems." Icarus, 121: 319-330.

    Hammel, H. B., R. F. Beebe, A. P. Ingersoll, et al. G. S. Orton, J. R. Mills, A. A. Simon, P. Chodas, J. T. Clarke, E. De Jong, T. E. Dowling, J. Harrington, L. F. Huber, E. Karkoschka, C. M. Santori, A. Toigo, D. Yeomans, and R. A. West. 1995. "HST Imaging of Atmospheric Phenomena Created by the Impact of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9." Science, 267: 1237-1392.

    Brief Bio

    Dr. Simon received her PhD in 1998 from New Mexico State University.  Her primary research is the study of the composition, dynamics, and cloud structure in jovian atmospheres.  She is also a co-investigator on the Cassini Composite Infrared Spectrometer (CIRS) and the Deputy Instrument Scientist for the OSIRIS-REx Visible and near-IR Spectrometer (OVIRS).  She is currently the Senior Scientist for Planetary Atmospheres Research for the Solar System Exploration Division at the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

    Refereed

    Simon, A. A., M. H. Wong, J. H. Rogers, et al. G. S. Orton, I. de Pater, X. Asay-Davis, R. W. Carlson, and P. Marcus. 2014. "Dramatic Change in Jupiter's Great Red Spot from Spacecraft Observations." Astrophysical Journal Letters 797 L31 [10.1088/2041-8205/797/2/L31]

    Mousis, O., L. N. Fletcher, J.-P. Lebreton, et al. P. Wurz, T. Cavalie, A. Coustenis, R. Courtin, D. Gautier, R. Helled, P. G. Irwin, A. D. Morse, N. Nettelmann, B. Marty, P. Rousselot, O. Venot, D. H. Atkinson, J. H. Waite, K. Reh, A. Simon, S. Atreya, N. Andre, M. Blanc, I. A. Daglis, G. Fischer, W. D. Geppert, T. Guillot, M. M. Hedman, R. Hueso, E. Lellouch, J. I. Lunine, C. D. Murray, J. ODonoghue, M. Rengel, A. Sanchez-Lavega, F. X. Schmider, A. Spiga, T. Spilker, J. M. Petit, M. S. Tiscareno, M. AliDib, K. Altwegg, A. Bouquet, C. Briois, T. Fouchet, S. Guerlet, T. Kostiuk, D. Lebleu, R. Moreno, G. S. Orton, and J. Poncy. 2014. "Scientific rationale of Saturn's in situ exploration." Planetary and Space Science 104 29-47 [doi:10.1016/j.pss.2014.09.014]

    Choi, D. S., A. P. Showman, A. R. Vasavada, and A. A. Simon-Miller. 2013. "Jupiter's Equatorial Hot Spots and Plumes from Cassini." Icarus 223 832-843 [10.1016/j.icarus.2013.02.001]

    Li, L., R. K. Achterberg, B. J. Conrath, et al. P. J. Gierasch, M. A. Smith, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. A. Nixon, G. S. Orton, F. M. Flasar, X. Jiang, K. H. Baines, R. Morales-Juberias, A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, A. Del Genio, R. A. West, and S. P. Ewald. 2013. "Strong Temporal Variation Over One Saturnian Year: From Voyager to Cassini." Scientific Reports 3 (2410): [10.1038/srep02410]

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., J. Legarreta, E. Garcia-Melendo, et al. R. Hueso, S. Perez-Hoyos, J. M. Gomez-Forellad, L. N. Fletcher, G. S. Orton, A. A. Simon-Miller, N. Chanover, P. Irwin, P. Tanga, and M. Cecconi. 2013. "Colors of Jupiter's large anticyclones and the interaction of a Tropical Red Oval with the Great Red Spot in 2008." Journal of Geophysical Research: Planets 118 1-21 [10.1002/2013JE004371]

    Perez-Hoyos, S., J. F. Sanz-Requena, A. Sanchez-Lavega, et al. M. Wong, H. B. Hammel, G. S. Orton, I. dePater, A. A. Simon-Miller, J. T. Clarke, and K. Noll. 2012. "Vertical cloud structure of the 2009 Jupiter impact based on HST/WFC3 observations." Icarus 221 1061-1078 [ doi:10.1016/j.icarus.2012.10.012]

    Li, L., K. H. Baines, M. A. Smith, et al. R. A. West, S. Perez-Hoyos, H. J. Trammel, A. A. Simon-Miller, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, G. S. Orton, C. A. Nixon, G. Filacchione, P. M. Fry, and T. W. Momary. 2012. "Emitted Power of Jupiter Based on Cassini CIRS and VIMS Observations. ." J Geophys Res - Planets 117 E11002 [ doi:10.1029/2012JE004191]

    Fletcher, L. N., B. E. Hesman, R. K. Achterberg, et al. P. Irwin, G. L. Bjoraker, N. J. Gorius, J. Hurley, J. Sinclair, G. Orton, J. Legarreta, E. Garcia-Melendo, A. Sanchez-Levega, P. L. Read, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2012. "The Origin and Evolution of Saturn's 2011-2012 Stratospheric Vortex." Icarus 221 560-586 [10.1016/j.icarus.2012.08.024]

    Simon-Miller, A. A., J. H. Rogers, P. J. Gierasch, et al. D. Choi, M. D. Allison, and H. J. Mettig. 2012. "Longitudinal Variation and Waves in Jupiter's South Equatorial Wind Jet." Icarus 218 817-830.

    Hesman, B. E., G. L. Bjoraker, P. V. Sada, et al. R. K. Achterberg, D. E. Jennings, P. N. Romani, A. W. Lunsford, L. N. Fletcher, R. J. Boyle, A. A. Simon-Miller, P. G. Irwin, and C. A. Nixon. 2012. "Elusive Ethylene Detected in Saturn's Northern Storm Region." Astrophysical Journal 760:24 [10.1088/0004-637X/760/1/24]

    Li, L., X. Jiang, A. P. Ingersoll, et al. A. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, R. A. West, A. R. Vasavada, S. P. Ewald, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. A. Nixon, R. K. Achterberg, G. S. Orton, L. N. Fletcher, and K. H. Baines. 2011. "Equatorial winds on Saturn and the Stratospheric Oscillation." Nature Geoscience 4 750-752

    Li, L., C. A. Nixon, R. K. Achterberg, et al. M. A. Smith, X. Jiang, N. J. Gorius, B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, F. M. Flasar, K. H. Baines, A. P. Ingersoll, R. A. West, A. R. Vasavada, and S. P. Ewald. 2011. "The Global Energy Balance of Titan ." Geophys Res Letter 38 L23201 [10.1029/2011GL050053]

    Strycker, P., N. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Banfield, and P. Gierasch. 2011. "Jovian Chromophore Characteristics from Multispectral HST Images." Icarus 215 552-583

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., G. S. Orton, R. Hueso, et al. S. Perez-Hoyos, L. N. Fletcher, E. Garcia-Melendo, J. M. Gomez-Forrellad, I. de Pater, M. Wong, H. B. Hammel, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, A. Simon-Miller, N. Barrado-Izagirre, F. Marchis, O. Mousis, J. L. Ortiz, J. Garcia-Rojas, M. Cecconi, J. T. Clarke, K. Noll, S. Pedraz, A. Wesley, P. Kalas, N. McConnell, W. Golisch, D. Griep, P. Sears, E. Volquardsen, V. Reddy, M. Shara, R. Binzel, W. Grundy, J. Emery, A. Rivkin, C. Thomas, D. Trilling, K. Bjorkman, A. J. Burgasser, H. Campins, T. M. Sato, Y. Kasaba, J. Ziffer, R. Mirzoyan, M. Fitzgerald, H. Bouy, and I. Team. 2011. "Long-Term Evolution of the Aerosol Debris Cloud Produced by the 2009 Impact on Jupiter." Icarus 214 462-476.

    Fletcher, L. N., B. E. Hesman, P. Irwin, et al. K. H. Baines, T. W. Momary, A. Sanchez-Lavega, F. M. Flasar, P. L. Read, G. S. Orton, A. Simon-Miller, R. Hueso, G. Bjoraker, A. Mamoutkine, T. del Rio-Gaztelurrutia, J. M. Gomez, R. H. Brown, B. Buratti, R. N. Clark, P. D. Nicholson, and C. Sotin. 2011. "Thermal Structure and Dynamics of Saturn’s Northern Springtime Disturbance." Science 332 1413-1417.

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, F. M. Flasar, and A. A. Simon-Miller. 2011. "Evolution of the equatorial oscillation in Saturn’s stratosphere between 2005 and 2010 from Cassini/CIRS limb data analysis 2011." Geophys Res Lett 38 L09201 [ doi:10.1029/2011GL047192]

    Fletcher, L. N., G. S. Orton, J. H. Rogers, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, I. de Pater, M. Wong, O. Mousis, P. Irwin, M. Jacquesson, and P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2011. "Jovian Temperature and Cloud Variability during the 2009-2010 Fade of the South Equatorial Belt." Icarus 213 564-580.

    Orton, G. S., L. N. Fletcher, C. M. Lisse, et al. P. W. Chodas, A. Cheng, P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher, K. H. Baines, B. M. Fisher, A. Wesley, S. Perez-Hoyos, I. de Pater, H. B. Hammel, M. L. Edwards, A. P. Ingersoll, O. Mousis, F. Marchis, W. Golisch, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. A. Simon-Miller, R. Hueso, T. W. Momary, Z. Greene, N. Reshetnikov, E. Otto, G. Villar, S. Lai, and M. Wong. 2011. "The Atmospheric Influence, Size and Asteroidal Nature of the July 2009 Jupiter Impactor." Icarus 211 587-602 [10.1016/j.icarus.2010.10.0]

    Hueso, R., A. Wesley, C. Go, et al. S. Perez-Hoyos, M. H. Wong, L. N. Fletcher, A. Sanchez-Lavega, I. de Pater, G. S. Orton, A. A. Simon-Miller, S. G. Djorgovski, M. L. Edwards, H. B. Hammel, J. T. Clarke, K. S. Noll, and P. A. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2010. "First Earth-Based Detection of a Superbolide on Jupiter." Ap J Lett 721 L129-L133.

    Hammel, H. B., M. Wong, J. T. Clarke, et al. I. de Pater, L. N. Fletcher, R. Hueso, K. Noll, G. S. Orton, S. Perez-Hoyos, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. A. Simon-Miller, and P. Yanamandra-Fisher. 2010. "Jupiter after the 2009 Impact: Hubble Space Telescope Imaging of the Impact-generated Debris and its Temporal Evolution." Ap J Lett 715 L150-L154.

    Fletcher, L. N., R. K. Achterberg, T. K. Greathouse, et al. G. S. Orton, B. J. Conrath, A. A. Simon-Miller, S. Guerlet, P. G. Irwin, and F. M. Flasar. 2010. "Seasonal Change on Saturn from Cassini/CIRS Observations, 2004-2009." Icarus 208 337-352.

    Fletcher, L. N., L. G. Orton, O. Mousis, et al. P. Yanamandra-Fisher, P. Parrish, P. Irwin, B. Fisher, L. Vanzi, T. Fujiyoshi, T. Fuse, A. A. Simon-Miller, E. Edkins, T. Hayward, and J. De Buizer. 2010. "Thermal Structure and Composition of Jupiter’s Great Red Spot from High-Resolution Thermal Imaging." Icarus 208 306-328.

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., A. Wesley, G. Orton, et al. R. Hueso, S. Perez-Hoyos, L. Fletcher, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, J. Legarreta, I. de Pater, H. Hammel, A. Simon-Miller, J. M. Gomez-Forrella, J. L. Ortiz, E. Garcia-Melendo, R. C. Puetter, and P. Chodas. 2010. "The impact of a large object with Jupiter in July 2009." Ap J Lett 715 L155-L159.

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, et al. J. I. Moses, L. N. Fletcher, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2010. "Meridional distribution of CH3C2H and C4H2 in Saturn's stratosphere from CIRS/Cassini limb and nadir observations." Icarus 209 682-695

    Sussman, M. G., N. J. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, A. R. Vasavada, and R. F. Beebe. 2010. "Analysis of Jupiter's Oval BA: A Streamlined Approach." Icarus 210 202-210

    Simon-Miller, A. A., and P. J. Gierasch. 2010. "On the long-term variability of Jupiter's winds and brightness as observed from Hubble." Icarus 210 (1): 258-269 [10.1016/j.icarus.2010.06.020]

    Li, L., B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, et al. R. K. Achterberg, C. A. Nixon, A. A. Simon-Miller, F. M. Flasar, D. Banfield, K. H. Baines, R. A. West, A. A. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, A. D. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, A. A. Mamoutkine, M. E. Segura, G. L. Bjoraker, H. S. Orton, L. N. Fletcher, P. G. Irwin, and P. L. Read. 2010. "Saturn's emitted power." J Geophys Res 115 (E11): E11002 [10.1029/2010JE003631]

    Read, P. L., B. J. Conrath, L. N. Fletcher, et al. P. J. Gierasch, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. C. Zuchowski. 2009. "Mapping Potential Vorticity Dynamics on Saturn: Zonal mean circulation from Cassini and Voyager data." Planetary and Space Science 57 1682-1698

    Guerlet, S., T. Fouchet, B. Bezard, A. A. Simon-Miller, and F. M. Flasar. 2009. "Vertical and meridional distribution of ethane, acetylene and propane in Saturn's stratosphere from CIRS/Cassini limb observations." Icarus 203 240-248

    Hesman, B. E., D. E. Jennings, P. V. Sada, et al. G. L. Bjoraker, R. K. Achterberg, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. M. Anderson, R. J. Boyle, and L. A. Fletcher. 2009. "Saturn’s Latitudinal C2H2 and C2H6 Abundance Profiles from Cassini/CIRS and Ground-Based Observations." Icarus 202 249-259.

    Dyudina, U. A., A. P. Ingersoll, S. P. Ewald, et al. A. R. Vasavada, R. A. West, K. H. Baines, T. W. Momary, A. D. Del Genio, J. M. Barbara, C. C. Porco, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. N. Fletcher. 2009. "Saturn’s South Polar Vortex Compared to Other Large Vortices in the Solar System." Icarus 202 240-248.

    Sanchez-Lavega, A., G. S. Orton, R. Hueso, et al. E. Garcia-Melendo, S. Perez-Hoyos, A. Simon-Miller, J. F. Rojas, J. M. Gomez, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, L. Fletcher, J. Joels, J. Kemerer, J. Hora, E. Karkoschka, I. de Pater, M. Wong, N. Pinilla-Alonso, F. Carvalho, C. Go, D. Parker, M. Salway, M. Valimberti, A. Wesley, and Z. Pujic. 2008. "Depth of the strongest Jovian Jet from a Planetary-Scale Disturbance driven by storms." Nature 451 437-439.

    Li, L., P. J. Gierasch, R. K. Achterberg, et al. B. J. Conrath, F. M. Flasar, A. R. Vasavada, A. P. Ingersoll, D. Banfield, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. Fletcher. 2008. "The Strong Jet and a New Thermal Wave in Saturn’s Equatorial Stratosphere." Geophys Res Letters 35 L23208 [ doi:10.1029/2008GL035515]

    Fletcher, L. N., P. G. Irwin, G. S. Orton, et al. N. A. Teanby, R. K. Achterberg, G. L. Bjoraker, P. L. Read, A. A. Simon-Miller, C. Howett, R. de Kok, N. Bowles, S. B. Calcutt, B. Hesman, and F. M. Flasar. 2008. "Temperature and Composition of Saturn's Polar Hotspots and Hexagon." Science 319 79-81.

    Fouchet, T., S. Guerlet, D. F. Strobel, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, B. Bezard, and A. M. Flasar. 2008. "Spatial evidence for an equatorial oscillation on Saturn." Nature 453 200-202.

    Cheng, A. F., A. A. Simon-Miller, H. A. Weaver, et al. K. H. Baines, G. S. Orton, P. A. Yamanadra-Fisher, O. Mousis, E. Pantin, L. Vanzi, L. Fletcher, J. R. Spencer, S. A. Stern, J. T. Clarke, M. J. Mutchler, and K. S. Noll. 2008. "Changing Characteristics of Jupiter's Little Red Spot." Astronomical Journal 135 2246-2452.

    Dyudina, U. A., A. P. Ingersoll, S. P. Ewald, et al. R. A. Vasavada, R. A. West, J. M. Barbara, A. D. Del Genio, C. C. Porco, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, A. A. Simon-Miller, and L. N. Fletcher. 2008. "Dynamics of Saturn's south polar vortex." Science 319 1801 [0.1126/science.1153633]

    Reuter, D. C., A. A. Simon-Miller, A. Lunsford, et al. K. Baines, A. F. Cheng, D. E. Jennings, C. B. Olkin, J. R. Spencer, S. A. Stern, H. A. Weaver, and L. A. Young. 2007. "Jupiter Cloud Composition, Stratification, Convection and Wave Motion: A View from New Horizons." Science 318 223-225.

    Nixon, C., R. Achterberg, B. Conrath, et al. P. Irwin, P. Parrish, P. Romani, M. Abbas, A. LeClair, D. Strobel, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Jennings, and V. Kunde. 2007. "Meridional Variations of C2H2 and C2H6 in Jupiter's Atmosphere from Cassini CIRS Infrared Spectra." Icarus 188 47-71.

    Baines, K. H., A. A. Simon-Miller, G. S. Orton, et al. H. A. Weaver, A. Lunsford, T. W. Momary, J. Spencer, A. F. Cheng, D. C. Reuter, D. E. Jennings, G. R. Gladstone, J. Moore, S. A. Stern, L. A. Young, H. Throop, P. Yanamandra-Fisher, B. M. Fisher, J. Hora, and M. E. Ressler. 2007. "New Horizons at Jupiter: Discovery of Polar Lightning and Decadal-Scale Cloud Variability." Science 318 226-228.

    Howett, C., P. Irwin, N. Teanby, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, S. Calcutt, L. Fletcher, and R. de Kok. 2007. "Meridional variations in Stratospheric Acetylene and Ethane in the Southern Hemisphere of the Saturnian Atmosphere as Determined from Cassini/CIRS Measurements." Icarus 190 556-572.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. Poston, G. S. Orton, and B. Fisher. 2007. "Wind Variations in Jupiter's Equatorial Atmosphere: A QQO Counterpart?" Icarus 186 192-203.

    Read, P., P. Gierasch, B. Conrath, et al. A. Simon-Miller, T. Fouchet, and Y. H. Yamazaki. 2006. "Mapping Potential Vorticity Dynamics on Jupiter: 1 Zonal Mean Circulation from Cassini and Voyager 1 data." Q J R Meteorol Soc 132 1577-1603.

    Li, L., A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, S. P. Ewald, U. A. Dyudina, C. C. Porco, R. A. West, and F. M. Flasar. 2006. "Waves in Jupiter's Atmosphere Observed by the Cassini ISS and CIRS Instruments." Icarus 185 416-429.

    Li, L., A. P. Ingersoll, A. R. Vasavada, et al. A. A. Simon-Miller, A. Del Genio, S. Ewald, C. Porco, and R. A. West. 2006. "Vertical wind shear on Jupiter from Cassini images." J. Geophys. Res. 111 (E4): E04004 [10.1029/2005JE002556]

    Simon-Miller, A. A., N. J. Chanover, G. S. Orton, et al. M. Sussman, I. Tsavaris, and E. Karkoschka. 2006. "Jupiter's White Oval Turns Red." Icarus 185 558-562.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. J. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, et al. G. S. Orton, R. K. Achterberg, F. M. Flasar, and B. Fisher. 2006. "Jupiter's Atmospheric Temperatures: from Voyager IRIS to Cassini CIRS." Icarus 180 98-112.

    Temma, T., N. J. Chanover, A. A. Simon-Miller, et al. D. A. Glenar, J. J. Hillman, and D. M. Kuehn. 2005. "Vertical Structure Modeling of Saturn's Equatorial Region using High Spectral Resolution Imaging." Icarus 175 464-489.

    Flasar, F. M., R. K. Achterberg, B. J. Conrath, et al. J. C. Pearl, G. L. Bjoraker, D. E. Jennings, P. N. Romani, A. A. Simon-Miller, V. G. Kunde, C. A. Nixon, B. Bezard, G. Orton, L. Spilker, J. R. Spencer, P. G. Irwin, N. A. Teanby, T. Owen, J. C. Brasunas, M. E. Segura, R. C. Carlson, A. A. Mamoutkine, P. Gierasch, P. Schinder, M. Showalter, C. Ferrari, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, T. Fouchet, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, D. Strobel, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, N. Bowles, R. E. Samuelson, M. Abbas, F. Raulin, P. Ade, S. Edgington, S. Pilorz, B. Wallis, and E. Wishnow. 2005. "Temperatures, Winds, and Composition in the Saturnian System." Science 307 1247-1251

    Flasar, F. M., R. Achterberg, B. Conrath, et al. P. Gierasch, V. Kunde, C. Nixon, G. Bjoraker, D. Jennings, P. Romani, A. Simon-Miller, B. Bezard, A. Coustenis, P. Irwin, N. Teanby, J. Brasunas, J. Pearl, M. Segura, R. Carlson, A. Mamoutkine, P. Schinder, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, T. Fouchet, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, S. Vinatier, D. Strobel, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, N. Bowles, R. Samuelson, G. Orton, L. Spilker, T. Owen, J. Spencer, M. Showalter, C. Ferrari, M. Abbas, F. Raulin, S. Edgington, P. Ade, and E. Wishnow. 2005. "Titan's Atmospheric Temperatures, Winds, and Composition." Science 308 975-978.

    Kunde, V., F. M. Flasar, D. Jennings, et al. B. Bezard, D. Strobel, B. Conrath, C. Nixon, G. Bjoraker, P. Romani, R. Achterberg, A. Simon-Miller, P. Irwin, J. Brasunas, J. Pearl, M. Smith, G. Orton, P. Gierasch, L. Spilker, R. Carlson, A. Mamoutkine, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, T. Fouchet, P. Parrish, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, Y. Biraud, C. Ferrari, T. Owen, M. Abbas, R. Samuelson, F. Raulin, P. Ade, C. Cesarsky, K. Grossman, and A. Coradini. 2004. "Jupiter's Atmospheric Composition from the Cassini Thermal Infrared Spectroscopy Experiment." Science 305 1582-1586.

    Irwin, P., P. Parrish, T. Fouchet, et al. S. Calcutt, F. Taylor, A. Simon-Miller, C. Nixon, and F. M. Flasar. 2004. "Retrievals of Jovian tropospheric phosphine from Cassini/CIRS." Icarus 172 37-49.

    Ingersoll, A. P., T. E. Dowling, P. J. Gierasch, et al. G. S. Orton, P. L. Read, A. Sanchez-Lavega, A. P. Showman, A. A. Simon-Miller, and A. R. Vasavada. 2004. "Dynamics of Jupiter's Atmosphere." Jupiter: The Planet, Satellites, and Magnetosphere 105-128

    Flasar, F. M., V. Kunde, M. Abbas, et al. R. Achterberg, P. Ade, A. Barucci, B. Bezard, G. Bjoraker, J. Brasunas, S. Calcutt, R. Carlson, C. Cesarsky, B. J. Conrath, A. Coradini, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, S. Edberg, S. Edgington, C. Ferrari, D. Gautier, P. Gierasch, K. Grossman, P. Irwin, D. Jennings, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, J. Meyer, C. Nixon, G. Orton, T. Owen, J. Pearl, R. Prange, F. Raulin, P. Read, P. Romani, R. Samuelson, M. Segura, M. Showalter, A. Simon-Miller, M. Smith, J. Spencer, L. Spilker, and F. Taylor. 2004. "Exploring the Saturn System in the Thermal Infrared: The Composite Infrared Spectrometer." Space Science Reviews 115 169-297.

    Flasar, F. M., V. Kunde, R. Achterberg, et al. B. Conrath, A. Simon-Miller, C. Nixon, P. Gierasch, P. Romani, B. Bezard, P. Irwin, G. L. Bjoraker, J. Brasunas, D. Jennings, J. Pearl, M. Smith, G. Orton, L. Spilker, R. Carlson, S. Calcutt, P. Read, F. Taylor, P. Parrish, A. Barucci, R. Courtin, A. Coustenis, D. Gautier, E. Lellouch, A. Marten, R. Prange, Y. Biraud, T. Fouchet, C. Ferrari, T. Owen, M. Abbas, R. Samuelson, F. Raulin, P. Ade, C. Cesarsky, K. Grossman, and A. Coradini. 2004. "An Intense Stratospheric Jet on Jupiter." Nature 427 132-135.

    Klaasen, K. P., H. H. Breneman, A. A. Simon-Miller, D. Banfield, and G. C. Levanas. 2003. "Operations and calibration of the solid-state imaging system during the Galileo extended mission at Jupiter." Optical Engineering 42 494-504.

    Simon-Miller, A. A., and N. J. Chanover. 2003. "Planetary Astronomy: Recent Advances and Future Discoveries with Small Aperture Telescopes." The Future of Small Telescopes in the New Millennium 3. Science in the Shadow of Giants 37-55

    Simon-Miller, A. A., P. J. Gierasch, R. F. Beebe, et al. B. J. Conrath, F. M. Flasar, R. K. Achterberg, and C. Cirs. 2002. "New Observational Results Concerning Jupiter's Great Red Spot." Icarus 158 249-266

    Simon-Miller, A. A., D. Banfield, and P. J. Gierasch. 2001. "Color and Vertical Structure of Jupiter's Belts, Zones and Weather Features." Icarus 154 459-474

    Simon-Miller, A. A., D. Banfield, and P. J. Gierasch. 2001. "An HST Study of Jovian Chromophores." Icarus 149 94-106

    Simon-Miller, A. A., B. Conrath, P. J. Gierasch, and R. F. Beebe. 2000. "A Detection of Water Ice on Jupiter with Voyager IRIS." Icarus 145 454-461.

    Gierasch, P. J., A. Ingersoll, D. Banfield, et al. S. Ewald, P. Helfenstein, A. Simon-Miller, A. Vasavada, H. Breneman, D. Senske, and G. Imaging. 2000. "Observation of moist convection in Jupiter's atmosphere." Nature 403 628-630.

    Edgington, S. G., S. K. Atreya, L. M. Trafton, et al. J. J. Caldwell, R. F. Beebe, A. A. Simon, and R. A. West. 1999. "Ammonia and Eddy Mixing Variations in the Upper Troposphere of Jupiter from HST Faint Object Spectrograph Observations." Icarus 142 342-356.

    Simon, A. A. 1999. "The Structure and Temporal Stability of Jupiter's Zonal Winds: a Study of the North Tropical Region." Icarus 141 29-39.

    Edgington, S. G., S. K. Atreya, L. M. Trafton, et al. J. J. Caldwell, R. F. Beebe, A. A. Simon, R. A. West, and C. Barnet. 1998. "On the Latitude Variation of Ammonia, Acetylene, and Phosphine Altitude Profiles on Jupiter from HST Faint Object Spectrograph Observations." Icarus 133 192-209.

    Beebe, R. F., A. A. Simon, and L. F. Huber. 1996. "Interpretation of Measured Translation Rates of Jupiter's Equatorial Clouds." Science 272 841.

    Chanover, N. J., D. M. Kuehn, D. Banfield, et al. T. Momary, R. F. Beebe, K. H. Baines, P. D. Nicholson, A. A. Simon, and A. S. Murrell. 1996. "Absolute Reflectivity Spectra of Jupiter: 025 - 35 Microns." Icarus 121 351-360.

    Simon, A. A., and R. F. Beebe. 1996. "Jovian Tropospheric Features - Wind Field, Morphology and Motion of Long-lived Systems." Icarus 121 319-330.

    Hammel, H. B., R. F. Beebe, A. P. Ingersoll, et al. G. S. Orton, J. R. Mills, A. A. Simon, P. Chodas, J. T. Clarke, E. De Jong, T. E. Dowling, J. Harrington, L. F. Huber, E. Karkoschka, C. M. Santori, A. Toigo, D. Yeomans, and R. A. West. 1995. "HST Imaging of Atmospheric Phenomena Created by the Impact of Comet Shoemaker-Levy 9." Science 267 1237-1392.

                                                                                                                                                                                            
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