I am responsible for Monitoring & Trends Analysis (local access only) of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory. I work within the Operations and Spacecraft Science Group and Science Operations Team (local access only) of the Chandra X-Ray Observatory Center (formarly known as the AXAF Science Center or the ASC). The CXC is part of the High Energy Astrophysics Division of the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA.
My scientific interests include pan-chromatic studies of star formation (X-ray, IR and Radio), star-planet interactions, charge-exchange esspecially in comets and low-energy X-ray spectroscopy.
A.B. 1988 Cornell University
Ph.D. 1996 SUNY Stony Brook
Thesis: Watching the Stars go `Round and `Round
Thesis advisor: Fred Walter.
I have pictures of the STS-93/Chandra launch
I have some comet pictures here.