Timothy Taylor

  • Program Year: 1
  • Academic Institution: University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Field of Study: Atmospheric Science
  • Academic Advisor: Nicole Lovenduski
  • Practicum(s): Practicum Not Yet Completed
  • Degree(s):
    B.S. Physics, and B.S. Astronomy, University of Maryland, 2020

Publications

Taylor, J. Direct Numerical Simulation of the Taylor-Green Vortex, Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL) 2020 Computational Workshop Final Report, 137-147. (https://permalink.lanl.gov/object/tr?what=info:lanl-repo/lareport/LA-UR-20-28407)

Henning et al., Tidal Heating Effects on Habitable Zone Widths Due to Non-Synchronous Spin and Eccentric Orbits, Conference abstract, Lunar and Planetary Science Conference. (Feb 2020)

Wang et al., Hammurabi X: a C++ package for simulating Galactic emissions. Journal of Open Source Software, 4(44), 1889. (Dec 2019)

(In preparation) Henning et al., Modification of Classical Habitable Zone Widths Due to Tidal Heating. The Astrophysical Journal. (Submitted Nov 2019, under revision, expected submission 2021)


LANL Computational Physics Workshop (Aug 2020)
Title: Direct Numerical Simulation of the Taylor-Green Vortex

GSFC Exoplanet Seminar Series (Jan 2020)
Title: Modification of Classical Habitable Zone Widths Due to Tidal Heating

UMD Astronomy Department Student Summer Research Talks (Sep 2019)
Title: Tidal Heating Effects on Habitable Zone Widths via Non-Synchronous Spin

UMD Astronomy Department Student Summer Research Talks (Sep 2018)
Title: Modification of Classical Habitable Zone Widths Due to Tidal Heating

Poster -- UMD Physics Department Fall Research Showcase 2019 (Oct 2019)
Title: Modification of Classical Habitable Zone Widths Due to Tidal Heating

Poster -- NASA GSFC Summer 2019 Poster Session (Aug 2019)
Title: Habitable Zone Modification via Tidal Heating

Poster -- UMD Physics Department Research Showcase 2019 (May 2019)
Title: A Stiff Differential Equation Analysis Using Spectral Deferred Corrections

Poster -- Sherwood Plasma Fusion Conference 2019 (Apr 15-17 2019)
Title: A Stiff Differential Equation Analysis Using Spectral Deferred Corrections

Poster -- NASA GSFC Summer 2018 Poster Session (Aug 2018)
Title: Modeling the Magnetic Field of the Milky Way

Poster -- UMD Physics Department Research Showcase 2018 (May 2018)
Title: Implementation of a Spectral Deferred Correction Algorithm

Awards

NSF GRFP Honorable Mention
John Mather Nobel Scholar, 2019 Awarded to NASA Goddard Space Flight Center interns providing a $3,000 travel allowance towards the cost of presenting research papers at academic conferences
President's Scholarship, U Maryland, 2016-2020 University merit scholarship
Physics Department Bardasis Fellowship Award, U Maryland, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 Department merit scholarship

Dean's List, U Maryland, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020
Member of the Honors College, U Maryland, 2016-2020
Honors Citation, U Maryland, 2019