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Abbett, William
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Avrett, Eugene H.
Balser, Dana S.
Baron, Edward A.
Bartlett, Jennifer L.
Carpenter, Kenneth G.
Corcoran, Michael F.
Darling, David
Elmegreen, Debra
Elvis, Martin
Fabbiano, Giuseppina (Pepi)
Franklin, Fred
Griffin, Elizabeth
Henry, Richard C.
Impey, Christopher D.
Jenkins, Edward B.
Kang, Rick
Lazio, Joseph
Melia, Fulvio
Méndez, Bryan
Morrison, Nancy D.
Mullan, Brendan
Musielak, Zdzislaw
Nord, Bryan
O'Dea, Christopher
Odenwald, Sten
Pesce, Joseph
Reynolds, Ronald
Scargle, Jeffrey D.
Schild, Rudolph E.
Smith, Myron A.
Soper, Paul
Stern, David
Terzian, Yervant
Ulmschneider, Peter
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Reynolds, Ronald Last Updated on 2009-04-24 20:00:08 Ronald J. Reynolds, Ph.D. Professor of Astronomy, Emeritus Department of Astronomy University of Wisconsin Madison, Wisconsin, USA. Current Positions Principal Investigator, Wisconsin H-alpha Mapper. Educational Background Ph.D. University of Wisconsin-Madison, 1971. Research Interests Development of high throughput spectrometers. High resolution spectroscopy of diffuse sources. Physics of the interstellar medium. Selected Publications 01/2009 Haffner, L. M.; Dettmar, R. -J.; Beckman, J. E.; Wood, K.; Slavin, J. D.; Giammanco, C.; Madsen, G. J.; Zurita, A.; Reynolds, R. J. The warm ionized medium in spiral galaxies. 01/2009 Haffner, L. M.; Duncan, A. K.; Hoffman, S. M.; Madsen, G. J.; Hill, A. S.; Reynolds, R. J Ionization of Infalling Gas. 01/2009 Hill, Alex S.; Haffner, L. Matthew; Reynolds, Ronald J Ionized Gas in the Smith Cloud. 12/2008 Reynolds, R. J.; Haffner, L. M.;... More »
Williams, Rosa Last Updated on 2009-04-07 19:51:08 Rosa Williams, Ph.D.Research Associate Department of Astronomy University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign Urbana, Illinois, USA Homepage Current Positions I am currently working as a Research Associate in the Astronomy Department at the University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC), collaborating with You-Hua Chu. I sometimes alternate my research with work as a Visiting Lecturer at UIUC, teaching introductory astronomy courses. Teaching I have taught several introductory astronomy courses at UIUC (Astro 100, intended as a survey course for undergraduates). I have also assisted with a graduate seminar course in Infrared Astronomy. Fall 2004: Introductory Astronomy (instructor) Spring 2005: Introductory Astronomy (instructor) Fall 2005: Infrared Astronomy (assistant to instructor) Spring 2005: Introductory Astronomy (instructor) Educational Background Ph.D. University of... More »
Melia, Fulvio Last Updated on 2009-04-06 13:51:05 Fulvio Melia, Ph.D. Deptartments of Physics and Astronomy University of Arizona Tucson, Arizona, USA Homepage Curriculum Vitae (PDF) Current Positions and Appointments Associate Department Head, Physics, University of Arizona. Professor, Department of Physics and Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, August 1994—present. Joint Appointment, Professor of Astronomy, University of Arizona. Member of the University of Arizona Theoretical Astrophysics Program. Series Editor for Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Chicago Press, December 2004—present. Associate Editor, The Astrophysical Journal (Letters), 2002—present. Previous Appointments Scientific Editor, The Astrophysical Journal, 1996—2002. Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Physics and Steward Observatory, University of Arizona, August 1991—1994. Assoc. Professor, Dept. of Physics and Astronomy, Northwestern University,... More »
Darling, David Last Updated on 2009-03-31 00:00:00 David Darling, Ph.D. Dundee, Scotland Homepage - The Worlds of David Darling Educational Background Ph.D. - Astronomy, Manchester University, 1977. B.Sc. - Physics, Sheffield University, 1974. Brief Biographical Sketch I'm a British astronomer and science writer, currently living in Dundee, Scotland, with my American wife Jill. Our daughter, Lori-An, has a Ph.D. in neuropharmacology and is doing post-doc research at Dundee University; our son Jeff lives in the Valencia region of Spain and runs an exciting website on transport design and art (www.diseno-art.com). I was born in Glossop, Derbyshire, England, on July 29, 1953, and grew up in the beautiful Peak District, close to Kinder Scout for those who know the area. I went to New Mills Grammar School and then on to Sheffield University, where I earned my B.Sc. in physics in 1974, and Manchester University, for my... More »
Franklin, Fred Last Updated on 2009-03-29 00:42:42 Fred A. Franklin, Ph.D. Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Cambridge Massachusetts, USA. Cosmos Portal: User Name: Fred Educational Background Ph.D. Harvard University, 1962 Recent Publications See listing in SAO/NASA Astrophysics Data System (ADS), Query Results from the Astronomy Database.   More »