Interstellar Group : Spitzer Legacy Project: c2d
From Molecular Cores to Planet Forming Disks
Neal Evans, Daniel Jaffe
Molecular clouds; star formation; millimeter, submillimeter, and infrared astronomy.
Interstellar, Star Formation & Protoplanetary Disks, Spitzer Legacy Project: c2d, Spitzer Legacy Project: Gould's Belt
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.
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
Color-composite image of the mapped area in Lupus III by c2d. The figure shows the very active star-forming core, which contains
the two Herbig Ae/Be stars HR 5999 and HR 6000 at RA ~ 16h09m
and DEC ~ -39°10'
and a stream of PAH emission to the North of the core (RA ~ 16h10m
– 16h08m and DEC
The Spitzer c2d Survey of Large, Nearby, Interstellar Clouds. XI.
Lupus Observed With IRAC and MIPS