Scargle, Jeffrey D.

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Jeffrey D. Scargle, Ph.D.
Research Astrophysicist
Planetary Systems Branch
Astrobiology and Space Science Division
NASA Ames Research Center, Moffett Field, California, USA


Educational Background

  • B. A. summa cum laude, Pomona College, Claremont, Calif.
  • Ph.D. California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, Calif.

Research Interests

  • Scargle studies high-energy astrophysics, using data from the NASA Great Observatories, especially in the X-ray and Gamma-ray spectrum.
  • He has pioneered the development of statistical and data analysis techniques for analysis of astrophysical time series, images and other data.




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