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Thomas Barnes
Thomas Barnes, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
McDonald Observatory
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1301
E-mail: tgb@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy; variable stars; stellar distance scales; Cepheid variable stars; observatory management; National Science Foundation; optical and infrared astronomy; extraterrestrial life
Fritz Benedict
Fritz Benedict, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-3448
E-mail: fritz@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astrometry; space astronomy; Hubble Space Telescope; the search for and study of extrasolar planets and low-mass companions of stars; extraterrestrial life; star formation in external galaxies
Anita Cochran
Anita Cochran, Ph.D.
Assistant Director, McDonald Observatory
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1471
E-mail: anita@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy, our solar system (particularly comets, asteroids and Kuiper Belt objects); origins of planetary systems; optical spectroscopy; McDonald Observatory
Neal  Evans
Neal Evans, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-4396
E-mail: nje@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Star formation; interstellar medium; radio astronomy; infrared astronomy; extraterrestrial life; NASA Spitzer Space Telescope
Karl Gebhardt
Karl Gebhardt, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1473
E-mail: gebhardt@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy, black holes, globular clusters, elliptical galaxies, galaxy clusters, dark energy, HETDEX, Hobby-Eberly Telescope Dark Energy Experiment
Mary Kay Hemenway
Mary Kay Hemenway, Ph.D.
Research Associate and Senior Lecturer
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1309
E-mail: marykay@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy; astronomy education; history of astronomy; science education
Shardha Jogee
Shardha Jogee, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1395
E-mail: sj@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy, galaxy evolution, Hubble Space Telescope, galaxy surveys (GEMS, GOODS, Hubble Ultra Deep Field, STAGES), ALMA (Atacama Large Millimeter/Sub-millimeter Array)
John Kormendy
John Kormendy, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-8191
E-mail: kormendy@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy, black holes, elliptical galaxies, galactic bulges, dark matter, Andromeda Galaxy
Chris Sneden
Chris Sneden, Ph.D.
Professor
Department of Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-1349
E-mail: chris@verdi.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy, spectroscopy of stars; chemical compositions of stars; evolution of the Milky Way galaxy; the life cycles of stars
J. Craig Wheeler
J. Craig Wheeler, Ph.D.
Professor
Astronomy
College of Natural Sciences

CONTACT INFORMATION
Office: 512-471-6407
E-mail: wheel@astro.as.utexas.edu

EXPERTISE
Astronomy; Stars and stellar evolution; supernovae; compact stars, neutron stars and black holes; accretion disks; nucleosynthesis; gamma-ray bursts, astrobiology


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