Varun Chaturmutha

PhD Student in Astronomy, Georgia State University, USA

My research interests lie in the seismology of the solar atmosphere. I also enjoy data analysis. My science targets are finding flare precursors and understanding atmospheric heating.

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My poster at the American Geophysical Union Fall 2022 meeting in Chicago, IL

AGU POSTER Fall 2022

Check out my work with the Helioviewer Project here! (Live solar data usage and availability statistics)

Curriculum Vitae

Academic Interests

  • Helioseismology
  • Data Analysis

Employment History

  • Graduate Teaching Assistant, Georgia State University (GSU) (2021-now)
  • Research Assistant, NASA-GSFC and GSU, The Helioviewer Project (2020)
  • Research Assistant, GSU (2019-2020)
  • Visiting Scholar, UT Austin, TX (2018)
  • Research Intern, ISRO Space Science Center, Bengaluru, India (2016)

Higher Education

  • MS in Astronomy, Erasmus Mundus AstroMundus Joint Master Degree Program, University of Padova, Italy, 2019
  • BTech in Engineering Physics, Indian Institute of Technology, Guwahati, India, 2017