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Miki Nakajima

  • Assistant Professor of Earth and Environmental Sciences
  • Assistant Professor of Physics and Astronomy

PhD, California Institute of Technology

224D Hutchison Hall
(585) 276-6617


Research Overview

Research Interests

  • Dynamics of planetary impacts
  • Evolution of planetary interiors
  • Planet formation and evolution
  • Early Earth, Earth-Moon formation
  • Modeling Enceladus plumes
  • Origin of the Martian moons
  • Exomoon formation
  • Space missions