Sciences and Exploration Directorate

Andriy Koval

(RESEARCH SCIENTIST)

 andriy.koval-1@nasa.gov

 301.286.5227

Org Code: 672

NASA/GSFC
Mail Code: 672
Greenbelt, MD 20771

Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND BALTIMORE CO

Brief Bio


Dr. Koval received Ph.D. in Plasma Physics (2006) and Master's degree in Electronic Systems (2001). In 2006 Dr. Koval received NASA Postdoctoral Program Fellowship Award and he was an NPP Fellow at the GSFC Heliospheric Physics Laboratory in 2006-2009. He has been an Assistant Research Scientist at the University of Maryland Baltimore County since 2009. Dr. Koval's interests include instruments for the solar wind observations (fluxgate magnetometers and Faraday Cups), solar wind discontinuities and their interaction with the Earth's magnetosphere, and the solar wind turbulence. He is the Principal Investigator for the Magnetic Field Investigation (MFI) instrument on the Wind spacecraft and the Instrument Scientist for the DSCOVR spacecraft Magnetometer instrument.