Christopher T. Russell

Scientist, Person

1943 –

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Who is Christopher T. Russell?

Christopher Thomas Russell is head of the Space Physics Center at the Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics at UCLA, professor in UCLA's Department of Earth, Planetary, and Space Sciences, and Director of the UCLA Branch of the California Space Grant Consortium. He received a B.Sc. from the University of Toronto in 1964 and a Ph.D. from UCLA in 1968. In 1977 he was awarded the James B. Macelwane Medal and in 2003 the John Adam Fleming Medal by the American Geophysical Union. Asteroid 21459 Chrisrussell was named after him in 2008. He has three grandchildren.

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1943
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on July 23, 2013

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