Interstellar Group

Weekly Events

Faculty/Scientists


Frank Bash

Professor Emeritus

Research Interests

Large-scale structure of spiral galaxies; star formation on large scales.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar


Harriet Dinerstein

Professor

Research Interests

Planetary nebulae; abundances in gaseous nebulae; infrared, optical, and ultraviolet spectroscopy of emission lines; extragalactic H II regions and star formation in disk galaxies; classical novae.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Stars, Chemical Abundances, Interstellar, HII Regions & Planetary Nebulae


Trent Dupuy

Research Fellow

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


Neal Evans

Professor

Research Interests

Molecular clouds; star formation; millimeter, submillimeter, and infrared astronomy.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks, Spitzer Legacy Project: c2d, Spitzer Legacy Project: Gould's Belt


Paul Harvey

Research Fellow

Research Interests

Infrared studies of the interstellar medium; star formation; infrared imaging.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks, Spitzer Legacy Project: Gould's Belt


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


Adam Kraus

Assistant Professor

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


John Lacy

Professor

Research Interests

Infrared astronomical spectroscopy; infrared studies of interstellar molecules; studies of ionized gas in the Galactic Center; development of high-resolution infrared spectrographs.

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar, HII Regions & Planetary Nebulae, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks, Spitzer Legacy Project: Gould's Belt, Instrumentation & Device Development, EXES: mid-IR spectrograph

Postdocs


Brendan Bowler

Postdoctoral Fellow

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


Aaron Rizzuto

Postdoctoral Fellow

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


Kimberly Sokal

Postdoctoral Fellow

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar

Graduate Students


Samuel Factor

Graduate Student

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


Kyle Kaplan

Graduate Student

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar


Raquel Martinez

Graduate Student

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar


Jacob McLane

Graduate Student

Group Areas

Interstellar


Yao-Lun Yang

Graduate Student

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Interstellar


Mo (Emma) Yu

Graduate Student

Publications

ADS | astro-ph

Group Areas

Planetary Systems, Interstellar

28 August 2015
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