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Dr. Grace Cox – Postdoctoral Scholar

Name: Grace Cox

Position: Postdoctoral scholar

Email: gracecox-at-cp.dias.ie


2015, Ph.D. in Geophysics, University of Leeds, U.K.

2011, B.Sc. in Geophysics, Imperial College London, U.K.

Research Interests

Observational geomagnetism: using ground and satellite data to probe Earth’s deep interior

Theoretical geomagnetism: generation of Earth’s magnetic field by convection in the outer core

Numerical modelling of geodynamical processes in Earth’s outer core

Selected recent publications

Cox, G. A., Davies, C. J. and Livermore, P. W. (2019) Penetration of boundary-driven flows into a rotating spherical thermally-stratified fluid, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 864, 519-553.

Cox, G. A., Brown, W. J., Billingham, L. and Holme, R. (2018) MagPySV: a Python pack- age for processing and denoising geomagnetic observatory data. Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems, 19, 3347-3363

Feng, Y., Holme, R., Cox, G. A., and Jiang, Y. (2018) The geomagnetic jerk of 2003.5 – characterisation with regional observatory secular variation data. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 278, 47-58.

Cox, G. A., Livermore, P. W. and Mound, J. E. (2016) The observational signature of modelled torsional waves and comparison to geomagnetic jerks. Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 255:50-65

Cox, G. A., Livermore, P. W. and Mound, J. E. (2014) Forward models of torsional waves: dispersion and geometric effects. Geophysical Journal International, 196(3):1311-1329

Cox, G. A. and Brown, W. J. (2013), Rapid dynamics of the Earth’s core, Astronomy & Geophysics, 54(5):5-32