Instrumentation & Device Development : IGRINS

IGRINS

Immersion Grating Infrared Spectrograph

Cynthia Brooks, Daniel Jaffe, Hanshin Lee, Gregory Mace


Cynthia Brooks

Research Engineer-Scientist Associate IV

Research Interests

Astronomical instrumentation; silicon diffractive optics.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar, Instrumentation & Device Development, GMTNIRS, IGRINS, Micromachined Silicon Diffractive Optics


Daniel Jaffe

Vice President for Research

Research Interests

Infrared spectroscopy of young stars, protostars, young planetary systems, and star forming clouds; physics of the dense interstellar medium; observations of young brown dwarfs. Instrumentation for infrared spectroscopy. Fabrication of diffractive devices for ground and space based spectroscopy of astronomical objects and greenhouse gases in the Earth's atmosphere.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar, HII Regions & Planetary Nebulae, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks, Spitzer Legacy Project: c2d, Instrumentation & Device Development, EXES: mid-IR spectrograph, GMTNIRS, IGRINS, Micromachined Silicon Diffractive Optics


Hanshin Lee

Research Scientist

Research Interests

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

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

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


Gregory Mace

Research Associate

Research Interests

Low-mass stars and brown dwarfs, spectroscopic and visual binaries, infrared spectroscopy and instrumentation.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Stars, Instrumentation & Device Development, IGRINS

16 August 2011
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