The BRADLEY DEPARTMENT of ELECTRICAL and COMPUTER ENGINEERING

ECE FACULTY

Daniel R. Weimer

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Office:
National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, VA

Mailing Address:
302 Whittemore (0111)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061

757-325-6908
dweimer@vt.edu

Title:
Research Professor

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Education:

Ph.D., University of Iowa,

Teaching Interests:

Space Science

Research Interests:

Ionospheric electrodynamics High latitude ionospheric electric fields, currents, and heating Modeling of neutral density in thermosphere (upper atmosphere) in response to auroral heating Solar wind and interactions with magnetosphere and ionosphere

Selected Publications:
  • Title: Predicting global average thermospheric temperature changes resulting from auroral heating
    Author(s): Weimer, D. R., B. R. Bowman, E. K. Sutton, and W. K. Tobiska
    Journal: J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2010JA015685, 2011
  • Title: Statistical maps of geomagnetic perturbations as a function of the interplanetary magnetic field
    Author(s): Weimer, D. R., C. R. Clauer, M. J. Engebretson, T. L. Hansen, H. Gleisner, I. Mann, and K. Yumoto
    Journal: J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2010JA015540, 2010
  • Title: Improved Calculations of IMF Phase-Front Angles and Propagation Time Delays
    Author(s): Weimer, D. R. and J. H. King
    Journal: J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2007JA012452, 2008
  • Title: Improved ionospheric electrodynamic models and application to calculating Joule heating rates
    Author(s): Weimer, D. R.
    Journal: J. Geophys. Res., doi:10.1029/2004JA010884, 2005