Aditya Khuller

Graduate Associate
Graduate Assistant/Associate
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
6004

Student Information

Graduate Student
Geological Sciences
The College of Lib Arts & Sci

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Publications

  • Khuller, A., Diniega, S., Schultz, P., Espinoza, R. F., Nield, J.N., Wiggs, G.F.S., Baddock, M.C., 2019. Exploring the Composition and Thermophysical Properties of Martian Equatorial Dunes. 2019 GSA Annual Meeting, Abs. 337799.
  • Diniega, S., Khuller, A., Schultz, P., Espinoza, R. F., Nield, J.N., Wiggs, G.F.S., Baddock, M.C., 2019. Protodunes on Mars. 2019 GSA Annual Meeting, Abs. 337747.
  • Khuller, A.R. and Christensen, P.R., 2019. Evidence of Water-Rich Snow Deposits Within Martian Gullies. 2019 Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abs. 3060.
  • Khuller, A.R., Christensen, P.R., T.N. Harrison, S. Diniega., 2019. Investigating the Distribution of Frosts in Relation to Present-Day Gully Activity on Mars. 2019 Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Abs. 3045.
  • Khuller, A.R., Kerber, L., Schwamb, M.E., Beer, S., Nogal, F., Perry, R., Hood, W., Aye, K.-M., Portyankina, G., Hansen, C.J., 2018. Polygonal Ridge Networks in Arabia Terra, Nili Fossae and Nilosyrtis: Potential Implications for Mars 2020 Landing Site Selection, presented at 2018 Fall Meeting, AGU, Washington D.C., 10-14 December.
  • Khuller, A.R., Alavi, O., Mayer, J., Lanes, T., Needham, P., Rajagopalan, S.S., Curiel, A., Bonelli, D., Thompson, E., Miller, R., Grayson, M., Sandys, N., White, D.B., Mikellides, P.G., 2018, June 13. Pulsed Plasma Thruster for Multi-Axis CubeSat Attitude Control Applications. 54th Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit.
  • Stacey, K., Khuller, A., Kerber, L., 2018. The Medusae Fossae Formation in SW Elysium Planitia, Mars as a Record of Recurring Hydrogeologic Activity, presented at 2018 Lunar and Planetary Science Conference, Woodlands, TX, 19-23 March.
  • Khuller, A.R., Kerber, L., 2017. Mapping Variability in the Medusae Fossae Formation: Yardang Morphologies, Fluvial Reworking, and Crater Depth to Diameter Ratios, presented at 2017 Fall Meeting, AGU, New Orleans, LA, 11-15 December.
  • Khuller, A.R., Dey, S.K., 2017. Development of Biocompatible in Vivo Piezoelectrics for Medical Implant Power Generation, presented at 2017 Spring Meeting, FURI, Tempe, AZ, 21 April.
  • Khuller, A.R., White, D., 2016. Development and Demonstration Firing of a Pulsed Plasma Thruster for Small Spacecraft Applications, presented at 2016 Fall Meeting, FURI, Tempe, AZ, 18 November.

Research Activity

  • Characterizing the Compositional and Thermophysical Properties of Dunes on Mars under Dr. Serina Diniega (NASA/JPL)
  • Investigating the formation of Recent Martian Gullies under Dr. Philip Christensen, Dr. Tanya Harrison (ASU) and Dr. Serina Diniega (NASA/JPL)
  • Development of a Pulsed Plasma Thruster for Small Satellites under Dr. Daniel White (ASU, now at ERAU)
  • Development of Biocompatible In-Vivo Piezoelectrics for Prosthetic Power Generation under Dr. Sandwip Dey
  • Mapping Variability in the Medusae Fossae Formation on Mars under Dr. Laura Kerber (NASA/JPL)
  • Studying Polygonal Ridge Networks in Arabia Terra, Nili Fossae and Nilosyrtis with Potential Implications for Mars 2020 Landing Site Selection under Dr. Laura Kerber (NASA/JPL) 
  • Modeling Aeolian Erosion in Beacon Valley, Antarctica using a FORTRAN climate model under Dr. Laura Kerber (NASA/JPL)

Honors/Awards

  • ASU New American University Scholarship
  • ASU KEEN Research Funding (2017)
  • Barrett Housing Scholarship (2015)
  • Barrett Research Funding (2016)
  • Bidstrup Undergraduate Research Funding (2017)
  • Fulton Undergraduate Research Initiative (2016)
  • Undergraduate Research Travel Grant (2017)
  • ASU USG Travel Grant (2017)
  • W.L. Gore Research Funding (2017)
  • R. Greeley Planetary Geology Scholarship (2018)

Professional Associations

  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
  • American Geophysical Union