Professor, Lunar and Planetary Laboratory
Professor, Planetary Sciences
Professor, Applied Mathematics - GIDP
Professor, Louise Foucar Marshall Science Research
Professor Malhotra's research spans orbital dynamics in the solar system and in exo-solar planetary systems. Current topics of research are: the orbital migration history of the giant planets, chaos and stability in the Kuiper belt, dynamics of near-Earth and main belt asteroids, the meteoritic bombardment history of the terrestrial planets, and architectures of exosolar planetary systems.