Institute of Geophysics & Planetary Physics
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA)
Raymond J. Walker

6843 Slichter Hall
Los Angeles, CA 90095-1567
Phone: (310) 825-7685
FAX: (310) 206-8042

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Professor in Residence,Institute of Geophysics and Planetary Physics (IGPP) and Department of Earth and Space Science, Research Geophysicist, IGPP, Space Science Center Representative IGPP Excecutive Committee, and Manager of the Planetary Plasma Interactions Node of the NASA Planetary Data System.

Educational Background
B.A. Physics, San Diego State University, 1964
M.S. Planetary & Space Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, 1969
Ph.D. Planetary & Space Physics, University of California, Los Angeles, 1973
Selected Publications

Walker, R.J., T. Ogino, J. Raeden, and M. Ashour-Abdalla. "A Global Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of the Magenetosphere when the Interplanetary Magnetic Field is Southward: The On-set of Magnetotail Reconnection." J. Geophys. Res., 98, A10:17235 (1993).

Ogino, T., R.J. Walker, and M. Ashour-Abdalla. "A Global Magentohydrodynamic Simulation of the Response of the Magneto-sphere to a Northward Tuning of the Interplanetary Magenetic Field", J. Geophys. Res., 99, AG:11,027 (1994).

Walker, R.J., R.L. Richard, and M. Ashour-Abdalla. "The Entry of Solar Wind Ions into the Magnetosphere, Physics of the Magnetopause." edited by P. Song, B. Sonnerup, and M. Thomsen, Geophys. Monder, 90:311 (1995).

Walker, R.J., S.P. Joy, T. King, C.T. Russell, R.L. McPherron, and W.S. Kunth. "The Planetary Plasma Interations Noise of the Planetary Data System." Planet. Space Sci., 44, 1:55, (1996).

Walker, R.J. and T. Ogino. "A Global Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of the Origin and Evolution of Magnetic Flux Ropes in the Magnetotail." J.Geoelectricity and Geomagnetism, 48:516, 768, (1996).

Yi, Y., R.J. Walker, T. Ogino, and J.C. Brandt. "Global Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of a Comet Crossing the Heliospheric Current Sheet." J. Geophys. Res., 101, A12:27, 585 (1996)

Ogino, T., R. J. Walker, and M.G. Kivelson. "A Global Magnetohydrodynamic Simulation of the Jovian Magnetosphere", J.Geophys. Res., 103, A1, 225 (1998).

Walker, R. J., T. Terasawa, S. P. Christon, V. Angelopoulos, M. Hosino, W. Lennartsson, K. Maezawa, D. G. Sibeck, R. A. Treumann, D. J. Williams and L. Zelenyi, "Source and Loss Processes in the Magnetotail, in Magnetospheric Plasma Sources and Losses", edited by B. Hultqvist, M Oieroset, G. Paschmann and R. Treumann, Space Science Review, 88, 1-2, 285, 1999.