Nicola Fox

NASA Parker Solar Probe Project Scientist
The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory

Dr. Nicola "Nicky" Fox joined the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory in 1998 as a research scientist where she studied various aspects of the geospace impact of coronal mass ejection events from the Sun. Since 2015, she has served as the Chief Scientist for Heliophysics in the Space Research Branch. Prior to joining APL, Nicky was a USA National Research Council fellow at NASA Goddard Space Flight Center, and a research scientist at Raytheon, with special responsibilities for the operations of the NASA Polar spacecraft and the International Solar Terrestrial Physics Program. She earned a Ph.D. in physics from the Imperial College of Science, a master’s of science degree in telematics from the University of Surrey, and a bachelor’s degree in physics from the Imperial College of Science.

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