Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
    University of Colorado Boulder
    3665 Discovery Drive, Boulder, CO 80303, USA.
    Phone: (303) 735-7471
    E-mail: jan.deca [at]

  • Peer-reviewed original publications:    
    • Total:            20      (First author: 10)
    • Current citation indices here.
  • Conference & workshop contributions:
    • Talks:            27      (Invited: 6)
    • Posters:         31
  • Current position:
    • Research Associate at the Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics (LASP) at the University of Colorado Boulder, USA.
  • Principal Investigator of NASA-LDAP project: "Systematic correlation analysis between lunar magnetic anomalies and low-orbit plasma observations" (2017-current).
  • Principal Investigator of ISSI team 336: "Plasma - Surface Interactions with Airless Bodies in Space and the Laboratory" (2015-2017).
  • Member of the Rosetta Plasma Consortium and co-investigator of ISSI team 402: "Plasma Environment of Comet 67P after Rosetta," lead by Marina Galand (2017-current).
  • Co-investigator of NASA-SSW project: "Laboratory investigations of electrostatic dust lofting and transport on the surfaces of airless bodies, " lead by Xu Wang (2017-current).
  • Review Editor for Frontiers in Physics and Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences.
  • Reviewer for various scientific journals and proposal committees in planetary/plasma physics and scientific computing.
  • Mentor at the 2017 International Summer School on HPC Challenges in Computational Sciences (IHPCSS).
  • Young Scientist of ISSI team 226: "Interaction of Satellites with their Space Environment," led by Richard Marchand (2011-2013).
  • Winner of the "Award for Contributions to the School" at the 2011 Programming and Tuning Massively Parallel Systems Summer School (PUMPS), sponsored by NVIDIA.