SAO Intern Alumni News

If you will be at the Jan 2016 AAS please let me know!

Best wishes, Jonathan

SAO Interns current status









  Student   School   Advisor(s)   Current status   Project
2015

 Huanqing Chen

  Nanjing

  Christine Jones

  X-ray Clusters

 Erin Fong

 Tufts

 Edo Berger, Peter Williams

  Rotation in a million very cool stars

 Elizabeth Gehret

 NAU

 Cara Battersby, Eric Keto

  Extreme Star Formation in the Center of our Galaxy

 Alex Gurvich

 CMU

 Blakesley Burkhart, Annalisa Pillepich

  Illustris Simulation and low column objects

 Kendall Hall

 Cal State

 Sarah Willis, Joe Hora

  Emission Line Imaging in Massive Star Forming Regions

 Louis Johnson

 U Pacific

 Atish Kamble, Rafaella Margutti

  Radio Spectacle from Supernovae

 Taylor Morris

 Sewannee

 Christine Jones, Ralph Kraft

  Extended XR emission in NGC1052

 Sarafina Nance

 UT Austin

 Alicia Soderberg et al

 Supernova Forensics

 Jennie Paine

 VaTech

 Georgiana Ogrean, Paul Nulsen

  Characterizing outskirts of Galaxy Clusters

 Brianna Thomas

 Howard

 Jane Birkby

  Exoplanets

 Gabriel Vasquez

 FSU

 Howard Smith, Matt Ashby

  Merging galaxies in Herschel spectra

 William Waalkes

 UMich

 Viviana Guzman, Karin Oberg

  Spatial Dist. of organics in pre/protostellar cores

2014

  Kirsten Blancato

  Wellesley

  Igor Chilingarian, Ivana Damjanov, Sean Moran

 Search for massive compact galaxies

  Chris Capiello

  Yale

  Paul Nulsen

 Mechanisms of Radio Mode Feedback

  Virginia Cunningham

  West Virginia U

  Paul Green, Eric Morganson

 Time Domain Spectroscopic Survey

  Zack (Zequn) Li

  Swathmore

  Joe Hora, Matt Ashby

 Galactic Brown Dwarf Search

  Allison Matthews

  Lafayette College

  Willie Torres

 Low Mass Binary Stars

  Nicole Melso

  Penn State

  Suzanne Romaine

 X-Ray Optics

  Lee Rosenthal

  Haverford

  Howard Smith

 Late-Stage Interacting Galaxies

  Peter Senchya

  Wash.U

  Matt Ashby, Joe Hora

 Distant Galaxies in HST and Spitzer

  Maurice Wilson

  Embry-Riddle

  Moritz Guenther

  X-ray Coronal Cycles

  Zhojian Zhang

  Nanjing U.

  Christine Joes, Marie Machacek

  Chandra Obs. of Planck Clusters

  Catherine Zucker

  U Virginia

  Cara Battersby, Alyssa Goodman

incoming Harvard grad student

  Bones of the Milky Way

2013

  Michael Calzadilla

  U South Florida

  Christine Jones and Reinout van Weeren

 Environments of 3CRR Radio Sources

  Benjamin Cook

  Princeton

 Peter Williams and Edo Berger

Grad student, Harvard

 Magnetic Supersaturation in the Coolest Stars

  Katherina Feng

  Penn State

 Katja Poppenhager and Esra Bulbul

Grad student, Santa Cruz

 X-ray flares from low mass stars

  Jocelyn Ferrara

  Barnard College

 Esra Bulbul and Matt Bayliss

Working at STScI

 The triple merging cluster MACJ1226.8+2153

  Christina Kreisch

  Washington Univ. St Louis

 Marie Machacek

 Galaxy Cluster Hydrodynamics

  Laura Kulowski

  Brown

 Helen Wang

 Orbital observations of Martian dust storms

  Alwin Mao

  Berkeley

 Nelson Caldwell and Matthew Walker

 Stellar Streams in the Outskirts of the Milky Way

  Kathryn McKeough

  Carnegie-Mellon

 Aneta Siemiginowska and Vinay Kashyap

incoming Harvard grad student

 Interactions between radio and ICM in Chandra X-ray observations

  Amber Medina

  New Mexico State

 John Raymond and Dick Edgar

incoming Harvard grad student

 Shock waves in the Cyg Loop

  Robert Sutherland

  Auburn

 Randall Smith and Adam Foster

Grad student, Purdue

 Collisional Cooling in Plasma

  Ashley Villar

  MIT

 Alicia Soderberg

Grad student, Harvard

 Supernova Forensics

2012

  Peter Blanchard

  Berkeley

  Matt Bayliss

Grad student, Harvard

 Lensing clusters

  Philip Cowperthwaite

  U Maryland

  Howard Smith, Raffaele D'Abrusco

Grad student, Harvard

  Spitzer observations of blazars

  Emmet Golden-Marx

  Brown

  Matt Ashby

Grad student, BU

  Herschel observations of galaxies

  Margaret Landis

  N Arizona U

  Catherine Espaillat

Grad student, Arizona/LPL

  IR light curves of disks

  Ryan McKinnon

  Yale

  Alicia Soderberg

Grad student, MIT

  Supernovae

  Lia Medeiros

  Berkeley

  Aneta Siemiginowska

Grad student, UCSB

  Quasar energy distributions

  Becky Nevin

  Whitman

  Francesca Civano

Grad student, Colorado

  Quasar imaging survey

  Kayla Redmond

  UNC-Asheville

  Helen Kirk

  Protostar dense cores

  Bryan Terrazas

  Columbia

  Paul Nulsen

Grad student, Michigan, start 2013

  Radio jet lobes

  Nancy Thomas

  U Washington

  Joe Hora

  Massive young stellar objects

2011

  Kate Alexander

  Brown

  Alicia Soderberg

Harvard grad student, start fall 2012

  Supernovae

  Joanna Barnes

  St Andrews, Scotland

  Rosanne Di Stefano

Grad student, St Andrews

  Gravitational Lensing

  Emily Cunningham

  Haverford

  Francesca Civano

Spending 2012/2013 at IAP Paris, then UC Santa Cruz

  Quasar Close Pairs

  Chelsea Harris

  UCSB

  Stella Offner and Helen Kirk

grad student, Berkeley (start 2012)

  Dense Cores in Molecular Clouds

  John Hoffman

  U of Illinois

  Moritz Guenther

grad student, Princeton (start 2013)

  X-ray Stellar Cycles

  Mackenzie Jones

  Butler

  Elisabeth Adams and Josh Carter

Dartmouth grad student

  Exoplanet Transit Lightcurves

  Sajjan Mehta

  Drexel U

  Scott Randall and Paul Nulsen

  X-rays from the Intra-Cluster Medium

  Ali Khostovan

  UC Irvine

  Jan Forbrich

  Star formation in the Pipe Nebula

  Alexander Spatzier

  Oberlin

  Catherine Espaillat

Architecture grad school, UCB

  Multiwavelength study of young star cluster IC348

  Jordan Wheeler

  U. of Missouri

  Helen Wang

Grad student, UC Boulder (start 2012)

  Martian Weather

2010

  Justin Brown

  Franklin and Marshall

  Mukremin Kilic and Warren Brown

grad student, UC Santa Cruz

  Stellar evolution and low-mass White Dwarfs

  Jared Coughlin

  Villanova

  Darin Ragozzine

Grad student, Notre Dame

  Transneptunian objects

  Jason Kong

  Berkeley

  Paul Nulsen and Ralph Kraft

Grad student (engineering), UCB, start 2012

  Radio Lobes

  Sam McCandlish

  Brandeis

  Rosanne Di Stefano

Grad student (physics), Stanford (start 2012)

  Gravitational lensing

  Elisabeth Otto

  OSU

  Paul Green

Was grad student, UC Santa Cruz; left to work in science ed.

  Dwarf S Stars

  Dominiqe Segura-Cox

  Michigan

  Joe Hora

Grad student, UIUC

  Cygnus X star formation

  Brian Svoboda

  Western Washington U

  Karin Oberg

Grad student, U Arizona (start 2012)

  Chemical complexity in planet formation

  Kimberly Ward-Duong

  Northern Arizona U

  Scott Randall and Marie Machacek

Grad student, ASU (start fall 2011)

  Mergers, Feedback and the Intracluster Medium

  Sarah Wellons

  Princeton

  Alicia Soderberg

Grad Student, Harvard (start fall 2011)

  SNIb Host Galaxies

  Schuyler Wolff

  Western Kentucky U

  Ruth Murray-Clay

Grad student, JHU

  Resonance capture in planetary systems

2009

  Ingrid Beerer

  Berkeley

  Joe Hora

Grad student, MIT

  Massive Stars and YSOs in Cyg X

  Ian Czekala

  U Virginia

  Sean Andrews

Grad student, Harvard

  SMA/Spitzer study of protoplanetary disk

  Maria Drout

  U Iowa

  Alicia Soderberg

spending year at Cambridge (2010); Harvard grad student 2011

  Massive Stellar Explosions

  Daniel Gifford

  Western Washington U

  Matt Ashby

Grad student, Michigan (start 2010)

  Deep IR Galaxy Counts

  Derek Huelsman

  U Cincinnati

  Massimo Marengo and Nancy Evans

Grad student, Stanford engineering; now in software

  Cepheid Missing Mass

  Li-Wei Hung

  Ohio State

  Saku Vrtilek

Grad student, UCLA

  Black holes versus neutron stars

  Nathan Sanders

  Michigan State

  Nelson Caldwell

Grad student, Harvard ( 2010)

  HII regions and PNe in M31

  Evan Schneider

  Bryn Mawr

  Andrea Dupree and Nancy Brickhouse

Grad student, Arizona (2010)

  Accretion in TW Hya

  Allison Strom

  Arizona

  Aneta Siemiginowska

Grad student, Caltech

  Parsec-scale quasar jets

  Anthony Wong

  Ohio Wesleyan U

  Soeren Meibom

Grad student, Colorado (start 2010)

  Rich star clusters

2008

  India Anderson

  Southern University

  Leonard Strachan

Grad student, LSU; then environmental consulting

  Solar wind models and SOHO UVCS

  Dan D'Orazio

  Juniata College

  Greg Dobler and Beth Willman

Fulbright Fellow, ETP-Zurich; Grad student, Columbia

  Invisible Galaxies with Gravitational Lensing

  Christene Lynch

  Gettysburg College

  Juan Luna and Scott Kenyon

Grad student, U of Iowa

  RS Oph spectroscopy

  Greg Mosby

  Yale University

  Lori Allen

Grad student, Wisconsin (start 2009)

  Young stellar clusters in Ori

  Kaylea Nelson

  Colby College

  Ewan O'Sullivan and Andreas Zezas

Grad student, Yale

  Chandra/XMM study of ellipticals

  Arpita Roy

  Franklin and Marshall College

  Liz Humphreys

Grad student, PSU

  High Mass Star Formation (Orion Source I)

  Greg Salvesen

  U of Michigan

  John Raymond and Dick Edgar

Grad student, Colorado (start 2009)

  Cosmic ray pressure in Cyg Loop

  David Stark

  U of Minnesota

  Paul Nulsen and Ralph Kraft

  Jets in Cen A

  Caleb Wheeler

  U of Missouri

  Willie Torres

Grad student, ASU

  Pleiades Binarity

  Angie Wolfgang

  Cornell

  Paul Green

Grad student, Santa Cruz (start 2009)

  X-ray active objects in ChaMP

2007

  Eric Baxter

  Harvey Mudd

  Kevin Covey and Gus Muench

Grad student, Chicago (2009)

  Stellar Contraction and Ang. Momentum in NGC 2264

  Iara Cury

  Yale

  Roseanne di Stefano and Pavlos Protopapas

Moved to Peru?

  Gravitational Lensing Search

  Furqan Fazal

  Amherst

  T K Sridharan, Qizhou Zhang

Grad student in applied physics, Stanford (start 2008)

  High Mass Protostellar Objects

  Sarah Harrison

  MIT

  Dan Evans and Julia Lee

Physics grad student, Stanford

  Energetic processes in AGN

  Colin Hill

  MIT

  Ken Rines

Grad student, Princeton (fall 2009)

  Clusters of Galaxies

  Therese Jones

  Penn State

  Kelly Korreck

Grad student, Berkeley 2009-2013; RAND, 2013

  Particle Acceleration in the Solar Corona

  Kyle Penner

  UT Austin

  Silas Laycock, Maureen van den Berg

PhD Arizona, 2014

  ChaMPlane Identifications

  Megan Reiter

  Berkeley

  Massimo Marengo

Grad student, Arizona (2008?)

  AGB Stars with IRAC

  Blake Sherwin

  Cambridge

  Avi Loeb

Grad student, Princeton (2009)

  Gravitational Radiation and Quasar Feedback

  Johanna Teske

  American U

  Andreas Zezas

Grad student, Arizona (fall 2008)

  Galaxy mergers with Chandra and Spitzer

2006

  Michael Anderson

  Michigan

  Steve Murray, Almus Kenter

Grad Student, Caltech (2007)

  X-ray galaxies

  Sarah Ballard

  Berkeley

  Lori Allen

PhD Harvard 2012; Sagan fellow U Wash. 2012

  Star formation in Bright Rimmed Clouds

  Amy Colon

  Hunter College

  Suzanne Romaine

Grad Student, UNC Chapel Hill (2008)

  X-ray mirror technology

  Adrienne Hunacek

  MIT

  Saku Vrtilek

Law school, BC

  Doppler tomography of XRBs

  Lauren Hund

  Furman

  Joseph Hora

Grad school in Biostatistics, Harvard (2007)

  Spitzer deep survey

  Christopher Klein

  Caltech

  Matt Ashby, Andreas Zezas, Howard Smith

Grad Student, Berkeley (2008)

 Galaxies with Spitzer

  Robert Penna

  Rochester

  Paul Nulsen

Part 3 Maths, Cambridge (Fall 2007); PhD Harvard; postdoc MIT (2013)

  Centaurus A shock model

  Julia Sandell

  Columbia

  Vinay Kashyap

Grad student, U Penn (2007)

  Solar magnetic loops

  Sarah Scoles

  Agnes Scott College

  Roseanne di Stefano

Creative Writing grad school, Cornell (2007); works for Astronomy magazine (2013);

  Soft X-ray sources

  Michael Shaw

  MIT

  Josh Grindlay

Grad student (physics), Stanford, (2007)

  Light curves from plate archives

  Student   School   Advisor(s)   Current status   Project
2005

  Jennifer Blum

  Columbia

  Andrea Dupree

PhD Michigan 2011; working in industry

  Stellar rotation

  Laura Book

  UIUC

  Lee Hartman

Grad student, Caltech (start 2007)

  FU Ori burst modelling

  Kryzysztof Findeisen

  Cornell

  Paul Nulsen

Grad student, Caltech (start 2007)

  AGN heating of galaxies and groups

  Conrad Hutcheson

  U. Arizona

  John Huchra

Grad student, Stanford

  IR properties of galaxies in clusters

  Harrison Prentice-Mott

  U Penn.

  Suzanne Romaine/Eric Silver

Working in biotech, 2007

  X-ray detectors/mirrors

  Michael Rutkowski

  Hampden Sydney College

  Eric Schlegel

PhD, Arizona State; Postdoc, Minnesota (2013)

  Metal-poor stars (? or E0102)

  Shannon Schmoll

  U. Washington

  Gabriella Malleno-Ornelas and Matt Holman

PhD in astro ed, Michigan, 2013; Field Museum; Abrams Planetarium

  Asteroid search

  Megan Schwamb

  U. Penn

  Rosanne DiStefano

PhD Caltech 2010; Postdoc Yale, Taipei

  Lensing light curves

  Paul Sell

  U. of Toledo

  Matt Ashby

Grad student, Wisconsin (2007)

  High redshift galaxies

  Sarah Sonnett

  College of Charleston

  Brian Patten, Massimo Marengo

PhD Hawaii; postdoc at JPL (2014). Asteroid (8796) Sonnett.

  Spitzer photometry of T dwarfs

  Student   School   Advisor(s)   Mentor(s)*   Current status   Project
2004

  Debarati Chattopadhyay

  Lehigh University

  Mark Weber

  Alana Sette

Worked at SAO 2007; then MIT Aero/Astro

  Solar corona mission

  Joey Neilsen

  Kenyon College

  Saku Vrtilek

  Bram Boroson

PhD Harvard 2010, Postdoc at MIT, (2012) BU

  SMC X-1

  Tyrel Johnson

  Idaho

  Suzanne Romaine

  Ricardo Bruni

PhD Maryland 2010; NASA GSFC; Faculty, George Mason U

  X-ray microcalorimeter detectors

  Clay Hambrick

  Harvey Mudd

  Paul Nulsen

 

PhD Princeton 2010, now in management consulting

  Cooling Flow Clusters

  Megan Gralla (was Roscioli)

  Haverford

  Pauline Barmby

  Matt Ashby

PhD Chicago 2011, postdoc JHU

  Infrared galaxies

  Cecelia Hedrick

  Nebraska

  Jeno Sokoloski

 

formerly grad student, Penn State (2007)

  Symbiotic binaries

  David Myer

  UCSD

  Eric Schlegel

 

PhD Scripps (Oceanography)-UCSD 2012; volunteer researcher at Scripps

  X-rays from galaxies

  Linda Watson

  U Florida

  Margarita Karovska

  Dimitar Sasselov, Massimo Marengo

PhD Ohio 2011, Postdoc CfA

  Stellar interferometer in space

  Krystal Tyler

  Purdue

  Mike Pahre

  Giovanni Fazio

Grad student, Arizona (start 2005)

  Nearby active galaxies with Spitzer

  Ryan Anderson

  Michigan

  Tom Megeath

  Lori Allen, Phil Myers

PhD Cornell 2011 (Mars rovers); postdoc JPL?

  Star clusters with Spitzer

  Monica Vargas-Medina

  Puerto Rico

  Christine Jones

 

Worked at SAO 2007; MIT science writing masters 2009

  Environment of AGN in Ellipticals

2003

  Cassandra Fallscheer

  Cal Poly/San Luis Obispo

  Alyssa Goodman

  Scott Schnee

Masters in Astro, Wesleyan; PhD Heidelberg 2010, postdoc Victoria, BC; Faculty, Whitman

  Young stellar outflows

  Wesley Fraser

  McMaster Univ.

  Matt Holman

 

PhD, U. of Victoria; postdoc, Caltech, Herzberg (Victoria)

  Outer planet satellites

  Joleen Miller (now Carlberg)

  Villanova

  Pete Nisenson

  Sylvain Korzennick

PhD Virginia 2011, postdoc at DTM

  Extrasolar planets

  Michael Mortonson

  MIT

  Eric Silver

 

PhD Chicago 2009, postdoc at OSU, UCB

  X-ray detector development

  Chris Orban

  UIUC

  Brian Patten

  Meghan McGarry

PhD physics OSU 2011, postdoc at OSU

  X-ray stars in open clusters

  Nada Petrovic

  U. Chicago

  Rosanne DiStefano

  Albert Kong

PhD physics, UCSB 2011, postdoc at Columbia (Earth Institute)

  Microlensing

  Dan Perley

  Cornell

  Paul Green

  John Silverman

PhD Berkeley 2011, postdoc at Caltech

  Search for galaxy clusters

  Caroline Ring

  U. North Ca./Greensboro

  Lori Allen et al.

 

Grad student, Duke (biomed engineering), 2007

  Infrared star forming regions

  Paul Taylor

  Boston College

  Andreas Zezas

  Jonathan McDowell, Pepi Fabbiano

Rhodes Scholar at Oxford, 2004

  Small Magellanic Cloud

  Deborah Turner-Bey

  Rockhurst Univ.

  Vinay Kashyap

  Nancy Evans and Amy Mossman

Student at U Miss. Kansas City?

  Magnetism in A-type Stars

  Katherine Whitaker

  U Mass Amherst

  Ralph Kraft

  Jenny Posson-Brown

PhD Yale; postdoc GSFC (2014)

  X-rays from cluster Abell 119

2002

  Emily Alicea-Munoz

  U. Puerto Rico/Mayaguez

  Andrea Dupree

  Jason Aufdenberg

MS, Penn State/GSFC 2011; grad student, GaTech (2014)

  Stellar spectra

  Mia Bovill

  U. Maryland

  Tyler Bourke

  Peter Sollins

PhD Maryland 2011; Postdoc, UT Austin

  Radio

  Richard Cool

  Wyoming

  Eric Silver

  Anil Dosaj

PhD Arizona 2008, postdoc Princeton

  X-ray detectors

  Robert Friedman

  Rutgers

  Roseanne diStefano

  Ken Rines

Grad student, Chicago?

  -

  Alex Hill

  Oberlin

  John Huchra

  Nathalie Martimbeau

PhD Wisconsin 2011, postdoc at CSIRO/Sydney

  Virgo Cluster

  Holly Maness

  Grinnell

  Saku Vrtilek

  Mike Raley

PhD Berkeley 2010, postdoc Toronto

  X-rays from PNe

  Joannah Metz

  UIUC

  Mark Kutchner

  Brant Robertson

Churchill scholar, Cambridge (2005); PhD Caltech 2010; geologist for Shell

  Stellar dust disks

  Anandi Salinas

  UT Austin

  Eric Schlegel

  Eli Beckerman

Grad student, UCSB physics (then UCSB Religious Studies, 2006)

  Chandra data

  Tristan Smith

  Chicago

  Suzanne Romaine

  Ricardo Bruni

PhD 2008 Caltech; postdoc, Berkeley; faculty Swathmore (2013)

  X-ray detectors

  Daniel Wik

  U. Ohio (Athens)

  Paul Green

  John Silverman

PhD 2009, U. Virginia; Postdoc, GSFC

  X-ray CHAMP survey

2001

  Annika Peter

  U Washington

  Andreas Zezas, Pepi Fabbiano

  Alceste Bonanos

PhD Princeton 2007; postdocs, Caltech, UCIrvine; Faculty OSU (2013)

  X-rays from LLAGN

  Adria Updike

  Smith

  Amy Winebarger

  Kathy Reeves

PhD Clemson 2010; postdoc GSFC; faculty, Roger Williams U.

  Solar explosive events

  Shawn O'Brien

 Notre Dame

  Ed Bergin

  Shanil Virani

PhD Notre Dame 2010

  Precursors to Massive Stars

  Elizabeth Leass

  UT Austin

  Tom Megeath

  Beth Biller

was grad student, UT Austin

  Active Star Forming Regions

  Shinae Park

  Berkeley

  Scott Kenyon

  John Grimes

PhD Harvard 2009; now teaching school

  IR Protostars in Tau-Aur

  Adrienne Erickcek

  Princeton

  Matt Holman

  Anil Dosaj

Part III Maths at Cambridge, 2003; PhD Caltech 2009; postdoc at CITA/Perimeter; faculty NC State, 2013

  KBOs

  Samuel Vazquez Melendez

  U. Puerto Rico - Humacao

  Ralph Kraft

  Tabetha Hole

Grad student, UC Santa Barbara

  X-rays from Cen A

  Stephanie Campbell

  Purdue

  Nancy Brickhouse

  Ken Rines

  Unknown

  Chandra and Stellar Coronae

  Nick Stroud

  Wisconsin

  Rob Cameron, TLA/MK/DS

  Dave Morris

  Astrophysics MA, Stony Brook; in PhD Sci Ed. program at TC/Columbia, 2005

  Photometry with CXO-ACA

  Glen Nixon

  Purdue

  Jim Phillips

  Warren Brown

  Grad student, Princeton; left astro

  Equivalence Principle

2000
  Student   School   Advisor(s)   Current

  Deborah L. Freedman (Woods)

  Princeton University

  Jan Vrtilek

  PhD Harvard 2009; staff, MIT Lincoln Lab

  Mark Kramer

  Oberlin College

  Jim Moran and Q. Zhang

  Sci/tech grad student, Berkeley (fall 2001)

  Julia M. Kregenow

  Wittenberg University

  Ralph Kraft

  PhD Berkeley 2007; then Cornell, PSU

  Emily M. Laubacher (Heckman?)

  University of Dayton

  Eric Silver

  Phys grad student, Michigan, then Dayton; PhD 2006?; WPAFB?

  Nicholas Pearson

  Bowling Green State University

  Steve Saar

  Aerospace grad student, Purdue (Fall 2001)

  Jennifer Kowalczyk (Posson-Brown)

  Smith College

  David Latham

  Working at SAO to 2013; now grad student in environmental sci, Wesleyan

  Brant Robertson

  University of Washington

  Larry David

  Harvard PhD 2006; postdoc Chicago, Hubble fellow Caltech, faculty, Arizona

  Shanna Shaked

  University of Arizona

  Jonathan McDowell

  Grad student in env. phys, U. Mich?

  Daniel Joseph Sherman

  University of Pennsylvania

  David Bersier

  Harvard physics PhD 2001

  Zoe Learner

  University of Oklahoma

  Eric Schlegel

  Grad Student, Cornell (fall 2002); school teacher, 2008

  Fernando Angel Torres

  University of California at Davis

  Hank Donnelly

  UCI MD 2007, neuroradiologist at USC 2012

1999

Alceste Bonanos

Wellesley College

Peter Garnavich

 PhD Harvard 2005; postdoc at STSCI and Carnegie-DC; 2009 faculty at Nat. Obs of Athens (Greece)

Carolyn Ernst

Brown University

Matt Holman

  PhD Geology 2008, Brown; APL Messenger scientist

Francisco Galvan

Colby University

Mike Garcia

  Working at Bank of NY

Erik Hoversten

Iowa State

Nuria Calvet

  PhD, JHU 2008; postdoc, JHU, UNC

Vit Hradecky

California Institute of Technology

Christine Jones

  was grad student, Harvard; left astro?

Naibi Marinas

University of Florida

Jim Phillips

  PhD, UFl; postdoc, UFl Gainesville

John Moustakas

University of California at Berkeley

Eric Schlegel

PhD, Arizona; staff sci at NYU

Margaret Pan

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

David Latham

  PhD, Caltech; Postdoc, IAS Princeton

David Rothstein

Haverford College

Paul Ho

  PhD, Cornell; postdoc, Cornell; left astro for software industry

David Smith

University of Texas

Kenneth Wood

  PhD Austin 2006; postdoc, Arizona LPL

Heidi Tebbe

University of Missouri

Brian Patten

  was grad student, Indiana; now studying comms.

Kathryn Whitman

Cornell University

Brian McNamara

MS Hawaii 2004; then IfA public outreach; current position unknown

1998

Marianne Vieira

Univ. of Rochester

Jim Babb

MS. Astronomy UVa, working at Lockheed

Catherine Slesnick

NYU

Bob Donahue, Sallie Baliunas (Co-advisors)

PhD Caltech 2007; postdoc at DTM, then staff at Draper Lab

Jacqueline Chen

Yale University

John Huchra

PhD Chicago 2006; Postdoc, U Bonn; Postdoc, Brown U. (2010)

Megan Novicki

Univ. of Michigan

Christine Jones-Forman

PhD Hawaii 2005; working at NorthropGrumman

Robert Cohen

Univ. of Idaho

Steve Murray

Working at Raytheon?

Micol Huw Christopher

Harvard Univ.

Phil Myers

PhD, CalTech; faculty at Mt San Antonio Coll.

Colleen Schwartz

Colby College

Suzanne Romaine

PhD UCSB 2005; working in IT

Gregory Herczeg

Univ. of Notre Dame

Steven Saar

PhD, U. Colorado 2005; Postdoc at Caltech, MPE

Michael Baird

Grove City College

Eric M. Schlegel, Peter Garnavich

  was grad student, Indiana; now pursuing music studies

Beth Lindsey

Bryn Mawr

Dave Wilner

PhD, physics edu., Seattle (2008); faculty, Georgetown U.
1997
James Chisholm Northwestern University Physics PhD Chicago; postdoc Fla. 2005; faculty S.Utah U 2007.
Rebecca Danos Wellesley College grad student, UCLA; transferred; PhD, McGill, 2011; Postdoc, Winnipeg
Michael Dorris Vanderbilt University PhD (physics), Stanford; now teaching?
Lynne Raschke Haverford College PhD Santa Cruz 2007; Postdoc at Santa Cruz; faculty, St. Scholastica/Duluth.
Brian Rebel Grinnell College PhD Indiana 2004; postdoc at Fermilab
Eric Rosolowsky Swathmore College Berkeley PhD; Postdoc at CfA, 2005; Faculty at UBC Okanagan
Alicia Soderberg Bates College PhD CalTech 2006; then Princeton, Harvard 2008; Faculty, Harvard
Jesse Southwick Princeton University Physics teacher, Cambridge, MA
Jason Wright Boston University PhD Berkeley 2007; Postdoc, Cornell, PSU; Faculty, PSU
1996
Avanti Athreya Iowa State University PhD in math, U Maryland 2009; Postdoc at SAMSI, North Carolina
Alison Coil Princeton University PhD Berkeley; Hubble postdoc at Arizona, 2005; Faculty, UCSD
Nate Emley University of Massachusetts, Amherst Physics grad student, Cornell?
Andrew Frey Wake Forest University PhD UCSB; Postdoc (physics), Caltech; Postdoc at McGill (2007); faculty, Winnipeg (2011)
Becca McMullen Whitman College Grad student, Montana; left astronomy 2003, working in non-profit
Julia Plummer Washington State University PhD in astronomy education, Michigan, 2006; faculty, Arcadia U.
Yelena Prok University of Virginia Physics grad student, Virginia
Ken Rines Rice University PhD Harvard 2003; Postdoc, Yale; Faculty, Western Washington U.
Richard Scalzo University of Virginia PhD Chicago 2003?; Postdoc, LBNL, Yale, ANU
Alice Shapley Harvard University PhD Caltech 2003; Postdoc, Berkeley; faculty, Princeton, UCLA
Aaron Sokasian Cornell University PhD Harvard 2003; in business
1995
Dave Bacon Cal Tech PhD Berkeley 2001; Physics postdoc, Caltech; CS prof, Washington; now at Google
Kenneth Banas University of Michigan Was grad student, CalTech; in 2002 with Arthur Anderson Co. in Chicago.
Lara Cross Trinity University MA U Texas Austin 1996; teaching school in Houston
Ben Lane Cal Tech PhD CalTech 2003?; Postdoc, MIT; Staff, Draper Lab
Wendy Lane Rice University PhD Groningen 2000; now staff position at NRL
Jennifer Lotz Bryn Mawr PhD JHU 2002; Postdoc, Santa Cruz, then NOAO (2005); staff, STSci (2010)
Rob Simcoe Princeton University PhD CalTech 2002?; MIT faculty
Stephen Stanec Case Western Reserve Physics grad student, Carnegie-Mellon ca. 1999; current info unknown
Rachel Theran University of Michigan MBA, MIT/Sloan; now in business
Beth Wicklund Tufts University MS in physics, Columbia; switched to med school at UMn
Cherie Willoughby University of Massachusetts Working in computers
1994
John Everett Carlton College PhD Chicago; postdoc and then staff, UW-Madison; faculty, Northwestern (2013)
Lisa Falkson Stanford University Working in software
Natasha Hazell Fordham University Working in science education?
Eran Jones Southwest Missouri State
Nicole Lloyd Cornell University PhD Stanford 2001; Postdoc, CITA, Toronto (2001); LANL (2004)
Travis Metcalfe University of Arizona PhD Austin 2000; CfA postdoc, 2002; HAO/Boulder, 2004; NCAR
Kendra Michaud University of Maine Worked at SAO until 2004; now farming in Maine
Nicholas Putnam Brown University Physics grad student, Berkeley (in 2000);
Ali Thomas Morehouse College
Heather Thompson University of Arizona Working as applications analyst
Steven Vance Andrews University Was physics grad student, Chicago?
Jenny White Howard Agnes Scott College Was working at Boeing Space/Defense, Atlanta (1998?)
Amy Winebarger King College, Tennessee PhD UAH 2000; Postdoc, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics 2000-2001; Scientist, NRL, 2002; Faculty, Alabama A&M, 2005; at NASA MSFC, 2011