Dr. Sean Oughton obtained his Ph.D. degree in 1993 in space and plasma physics under the supervision of Prof. William H. Matthaeus. The topic of his Ph.D. thesis was Transport of Solar Wind Fluctuations: A Turbulence Approach. He is currently Associate Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Waikato in New Zealand. He is the author of more than 70 publications focused on hydrodynamic and magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) turbulence, especially in connection with space physics applications.
Prof. Sean Oughton