Research

Instrumentation & Device Development

EXES: mid-IR spectrograph

GMTNIRS

HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment

IGRINS

Micromachined Silicon Diffractive Optics

Instrumentation & Device Development : HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment

HETDEX: Illuminating the Darkness

Taylor Chonis, Niv Drory, Steven Finkelstein, Karl Gebhardt, Gary Hill, Martin Landriau, Hanshin Lee, Dave Perry, Richard Savage, Sarah Tuttle, Brian Vattiat


ADS | astro-ph

Niv Drory  

Research Scientist

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Instrumentation, Secular Evolution, Stellar Populations, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Steven Finkelstein  

Assistant Professor

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Research Interests

Observations of the High-Redshift Universe; Galaxy Formation and Evolution; Reionization; Chemical Evolution of the Universe.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Reionization Era & First Galaxies, Star Formation (Extragalactic), Stellar Populations, First Stars & Galaxies, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Karl Gebhardt  

Professor

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Research Interests

Formation and evolution of galaxies; dynamics of stellar systems; study of supermassive black holes.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Dark Matter, Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Gary Hill  

Research Professor

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Research Interests

Observational cosmology; radio galaxies and quasars; astronomical instrumentation.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Martin Landriau  

Research Fellow

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Research Interests

Cosmology: CMB, large scale structure, cosmic strings; Software development: HETDEX; Galaxies: galactic dynamics.

Group Areas

Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Hanshin Lee  

Research Associate

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Research Interests

Astronomical instrumentation; focal-plane wide-field wavefront sensing; active alignment control of imaging systems; adaptive image compensation/recovery; phase-retrieval.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Instrumentation, Instrumentation & Device Development, GMTNIRS, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment, IGRINS


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Sarah Tuttle  

Research Associate

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Research Interests

Intergalactic Medium; Galaxy formation and evolution; Large Scale Structure; Matter distribution in galaxies.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Instrumentation, Secular Evolution, Star Formation (Extragalactic), Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Taylor Chonis  

Graduate Student

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Research Interests

Astronomical Instrumentation, Properties of Lyman-Alpha Emitters, Stellar Tidal Streams in the Local Volume.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Galaxy Mergers, Instrumentation, Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Dave Perry  

Resarch Engineer/Scientist Associate III, BME

Group Areas

Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Richard Savage  

Project Manager

Group Areas

Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Brian Vattiat  

Research Engineer/Scientist Associate III

Group Areas

Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment