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Curriculum Vitae:

Rohini Giles

  • MPhys in Physics, University of Oxford (2013)
  • DPhil in Planetary Physics, University of Oxford (2016)

Research Interests
  • Remote sensing of planetary atmospheres
  • Infrared spectroscopy
  • Giant planets

Selected Awards
  • Jesus College Graduate Scholarship (2014-16)
  • Royal Society PhD Studentship (2013-16)
  • Gibbs Prize for Physics (2013)
  • Hertford College Undergraduate Scholarship (2010-13)

Selected Publications
  1. RS Giles, LN Fletcher, and PGJ Irwin, 2017. Latitudinal variability in Jupiter’s tropospheric disequilibrium species: GeH4, AsH3 and PH3. Icarus, 289, 254–269.
  2. LN Fletcher, GS Orton, JH Rogers, RS Giles, AV Payne, PGJ Irwin and M Vedovato, 2017. Moist convection and the 2010-2011 revival of Jupiter’s South Equatorial Belt. Icarus, 286, 94–117.
  3. RS Giles, LN Fletcher, PG Irwin, H Melin, and TS Stallard, 2016. Detection of H3+ auroral emission in Jupiter’s 5-micron window auroral emission in Jupiter’s 5-micron window. Astronomy & Astrophysics, 589, A67.
  4. LN Fletcher, TK Greathouse, GS Orton, JA Sinclair, RS Giles, PGJ Irwin and T Encrenaz, 2016. Mid-infrared mapping of Jupiter’s temperatures, aerosol opacity and chemical distributions with IRTF/TEXES. Icarus, 278, 128–161.
  5. JK Barstow, PGJ Irwin, LN Fletcher, RS Giles and C Merlet, 2016. Probing Saturn’s tropospheric cloud with Cassini/VIMS. Icarus, 271, 400–417.
  6. RS Giles, LN Fletcher, and PG Irwin, 2015. Cloud structure and composition of Jupiter’s troposphere from 5-um Cassini VIMS spectroscopy. Icarus, 257, 457–470.
  7. LN Fletcher, PGJ Irwin, JA Sinclair, GS Orton, RS Giles, J Hurley, N Gorius, RK Achterberg, BE Hesman, and GL Bjoraker, 2015. Seasonal evolution of Saturn’s polar temperatures and composition. Icarus, 250, 131–153.
  8. LN Fletcher, TK Greathouse, GS Orton, PG Irwin, O Mousis, JA Sinclair, and RS Giles, 2014. The origin of nitrogen on Jupiter and Saturn from the 15N/14N ratio. Icarus, 238, 170–190.

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