Graduate Program Alumni

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Justin Brown,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: The effects of small-scale mixing processes on Supernova progenitors
Advisor: Stanford Woosley
Current Position:National Research Council (NRC) Postdoctoral Fellow at the Naval Postgraduate School (NPS) in the Department of Oceanography, Monterey, CA

Jennifer Burt,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: The Automated planet finder telescope's automation and first three years of planet detections
Advisor: Gregory Laughlin
Current Position:Post Doc, MIT

John Forbes,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: Numerical experiments in galactic disks: Gravitational instability, stochastic accretion, and galactic winds
Advisor: Mark Krumholz
Current Position:Post doc, Harvard University

Katherine M. Hamren,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: AGB Stars in the Disk, Satellites, and Halo of M31
Advisor: Puragra GuhaThakurta
Current Position:Private Industry, San Francisco, CA

Elizabeth Lovegrove,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: Castro radiation-hydrodynamic simulations of very low energy supernovae and their resulting transients
Advisor: Stanford Woosley
Current Position:Los Alamos Natonal Lab - Nicholaus C. Metropolis Postdoctoral Fellow.

Morgan MacLeod,  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: Social Stars: Modeling the interactive lives of stars in dense clusters and binary systems in the era of time domain Astronomy
Advisor: Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz
Current Position:Einstein Fellowship at the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton University

Caroline Morley  Ph.D. 2016
Dissertation: Clouds and Hazes in exoplanets and brown dwarfs
Advisor: Jonathan Fortney
Current Position:Post Doc, Harvard Universtiy

Nathan Goldbaum,  Ph.D. 2015
Dissertation: Star Formation in Gravitationally unstable Disk Galaxies: from Clouds to Disks
Advisor: Mark Krumholz
Current Position:Postdoctoral Researcher at The National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), located at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

Contact: nathang at ncsa illinois dot edu

Rosalie McGurk Ph.D. 2015
Dissertation: Searching for Dual Agns In Galaxy Mergers: understanding Double-Peaker [O III] as a selection Method
Advisor: Claire Max
Current Position:Postdoctoral Researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Astronomy

Contact: rosalie.mcgurk at gmail dot com

Jerome Fang  Ph.D. 2015
Dissertation:The Link between Galaxy Structure and Star Formation across Cosmic time
Advisors: Sandra Faber
Current Position: Astronomy Instructor at Orange Coast College

Contact: jfang5_at_occ_dot_cccd_dot_edu

Claire Dorman  Ph.D. 2015
Dissertation:Structure and Dynamics of Andromeda's Stellar Disk
Advisors:Puragra GuhaThakurta
Current Position: Pandora Media

Angie Wolfgang  Ph.D. 2015
Dissertation:Leveraging the Power of a Planet Population: Mass-Radius Relation,
Host Star Multiplicity, and Composition Distribution of Kepler's
Sub-Neptunes
Advisors: Gregory Laughlin
Current Position: National Science Foundation
Astronomy & Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowship at The Pennsylvania
State University

Edmond Cheung  Ph.D. 2014
Dissertation:Shaping Galaxy Evolution with Galaxy Structure
Advisors: Sandra Faber and David Koo
Current Position: Postdoct at Kavli IPMU
Contact: ec2250 at gmail dot com

Eric David Lopez  Ph.D. 2014
Dissertation:Understanding Kepler's super-Earths and sub-Neptunes: Insights from thermal evolution and photo-evaporation
Advisor: Jonathan Fortney
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow University of Edinburth, Scotland, Institute for Astronomy
Contact: elopez_at_roe_dot_ac_dot_uk

Neil L.K. Miller, Ph.D. 2013
Dissertation: Beneath The Surface of Giant Planets: Evolution, Structure, and Composition
Advisor: Jonathan Fortney
Current Position:Business Intelligence Analyst/ Google 

Contact: neillkmiller@gmail.com

Mark W. Mozena, Ph.D. 2013
Dissertation: Evolution of Galaxy Structure Using Visual Morphologies in CANDELS and Hydro-ART Simulations
Advisor: Sandra Faber
Current Position: AAAS Science & Technology Congressional Fellow, Congressman Michael Honda
Contact: mmozena at gmail dot com

Judy Cheng, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Chemical Abundance Trends in the MIlky Way Disk: Implications on the Origin of the Galactic Thick Disk
Advisor: Connie Rockosi
Current Position:
Contact: jyc at ucolick dot org

Valentino González, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Stellar Mass Buidup in Galaxies in the First 1.5 Gyr of the Universe
Advisor: Garth Illingworth
Current Position: Assistan Professor, University of Chile, Dept. of Astronomy
Contact: valentino dot g dot gonzalez at gmail dot com

Michele Fumagalli, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Food for Stars: The Role of Hydrogen in the Formation and Evolution of Galaxies.
Advisors: Xavier Prochaska and Mark Krumholz
Current Position: Lecturer, Durham University, Visiting Associate, Carnegie Observatories
Contact: michele.fumagalli at durham.ac.uk

Stefano Meschiari, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation:Numerical Adventures in Planet Formation, Detection and Characterization
Advisor: Greg Laughlin
Current Position: W. J. McDonald Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Texas, Austin
Contact: stefano at stefanom dot org

Luke Roberts, Ph.D. 2012
Dissertation: Signatures of the Late Time Core-Collapse Supernova Environment
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Einstein Fellow, Astronomy Department, Caltech
Contact: lroberts at tapir dot caltech dot edu

Javiera Guedes, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Numerical Simulations of Spiral Galaxy Formation and Recoiling Black Holes
Advisor: Piero Madau
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute of Astronomy, ETH Zürich
Contact: jguedes at phys dot ethz dot ch

Kirsten Howley, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Dynamics of NGC 205 and M32, Andromeda's Distorted Inner Satellites
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contact: howley1 at llnl dot gov

Laura Lopez, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: The Tumultuous Lives and Deaths of Stars
Advisor: Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz
Current Position: Einstein and Pappalardo Fellow, Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research, MIT
Contact: lopez at space dot mit dot edu

Katie Morzinski, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Adaptive Optics for High-contrast Imaging of Faint Substellar Companions
Advisor: Bruce Macintosh and Claire Max
Current Position: Sagan Fellow, Astronomy Department, University of Arizona
Contact: ktmorz at ucolick dot org

Kevin Schlaufman, Ph.D. 2011
Dissertation: Halo Substructure and Milky Way Formation
Advisor: Connie Rockosi
First Post-Graduate Position: Senior Data Scientist, LinkedIn
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Henry A. Rowland Department of Physics & Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University
Contact: Kschlaufman at yahoo dot com

Candace (Church) Joggerst, Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: Mixing in Core-Collapse Supernovae
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Contact: cjoggerst at gmail dot com

Bülent Kiziltan, Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: Reassessing The Fundamentals: On the Evolution, Ages and Masses of Neutron Stars
Advisor: Steve Thorsett
Current Position: Research Associate, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Contact: bkiziltan at cfa dot harvard dot edu

Katherine Kretke, Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: Planet Formation in MRI-active Disks
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Southwest Research Institute
Contact: kretke at boulder dot swri dot edu

Shannon Patel, Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: The Dependence of Galaxy Star Formation Histories on Environment at 0.6 < z < 0.9
Advisor: Garth Illingworth
Current Position: Postdoctoral Research Associate, Leiden University
Contact: patel at strw dot leidenuniv dot nl

Kate Rubin, Ph.D. 2010
Dissertation: The Kinematics and Morphology of Cool Galactic Winds and Halo Gas from Galaxies at z ~ 0.3
Advisor: Xavier Prochaska and David Koo
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Max-Planck-Institut für Astronomie
Contact: rubin at mpia dot de

Mark Ammons, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Towards Advanced Study of Active Galactic Nuclei with Visible-Light Adaptive Optics
Advisor: Clarie Max and David Koo
First Post-Graduate Position: Hubble Fellow, Astronomy Department, University of Arizona
Current Position: Lawrence Fellow, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contact: ammons1 at llnl dot gov

Kathy Cooksey, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Probing the Chemical Composition of the Intergalactic Medium with Observations and Simulations
Advisor: J. Xavier Prochaska
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics Department, MIT
Current Position: Assistant Professor of Astronomy, University of Hawai'i at Hilo
Contact: kcookse at hawaii dot edu

Genevieve Graves, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Beyond Mass: What determines the Star Formation Histories of Massive Galaxies?
Advisor: Sandy Faber
First Post-Graduate Position: Miller Fellow, Astronomy Department, UC Berkeley
Current Position: Henry Norris Russell Fellow, Astrophysical Sciences Department, Princeton
Contact: graves at astro dot berkeley dot edu

Justin Harker, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: The Star Forming Universe After z = 1
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: jharker at ucolick dot org

Evan Kirby, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Iron and Alpha Element Distribution in Milky Way Dwarf Satellite Galaxies from Medium-Resolution Spectroscopy
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
First Post-Graduate Position: Hubble Fellow, Astronomy Department, Caltech
Current Position: Southern California Center for Galaxy Evolution Fellow, Physics and Astronomy Department, UC Irvine
Contact: enk at astro dot caltech dot edu

Ryan Montgomery, Ph.D. 2009
Dissertation: Planet Formation and Searches
Advisor: Greg Laughlin
Current Position: Academic Coordinator, Institute for Scientist and Engineer Educators, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: rmontgom at gmail dot com

Karrie Gilbert, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: The Global Properties and Substructure Characteristics of Andromeda's Stellar Halo
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
First Post-Graduate Position: Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy Department, University of Washington
Current Position: Assistant Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Institute
Contact: kgilbert at stsci dot edu

Nicholas Konidaris, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: The Evolution of Emission Lines in Massive Early-type Red Galaxies
Advisor: David Koo
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy Department, Caltech
Contact: npk at caltech dot edu

David Lai, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Metal-Poor Stars: The Fingerprints of the First Stars and the Early Galaxy
Advisor: Mike Bolte
First Post-Graduate Position: NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Current Position: CASS Assistant Research Scientist, Physics Department, UC San Diego
Contact: dlai at physics dot ucsd dot edu

Laura Langland-Shula, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Classification of Comets from New Methods for Spectroscopy of Gas and Dust
Advisor: Graeme Smith

Sarah Martell, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Carbon and Nitrogen Abundances in Global Clusters
Advisor: Graeme Smith
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomisches Rechen-Institut, Universität Heidelberg
Current Position: Research Fellow, Australian Astronomical Observatory
Contact: smartell at aao dot gov dot au

Greg Novak, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Simulated Galaxy Remnants Produced by Binary and Multiple Mergers
Advisor: Joel Primack and Sandy Faber
First Post-Graduate Position: Council on Science & Technology Postdoctoral Fellowship, Astrophysical Sciences Department, Princeton University
Current Position: Lyman Spitzer Fellow, Astrophysical Sciences Department, Princeton University
Contact: novak at astro dot princeton dot edu

Sally Dodson-Robinson, Ph.D. 2008
Dissertation: Chemistry of Planet Formation
Advisor: Greg Laughlin and Peter Bodenheimer
First Post-Graduate Position: Spitzer Fellow, JPL
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Astronomy Department, UT Austin
Contact: sdr at astro dot as dot utexas dot edu

Ian Dobbs-Dixon, Ph.D. 2007
Dissertation: Planetary Migration, Accretion, and Atmospheres
Advisor: Doug Lin
First Post-Graduate Position: CITA National Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics Department, McGill University
Current Position: Sagan Fellow, Astronomy Department, University of Washington
Contact: iandd at u dot washington dot edu

Lynne Raschke, Ph.D. 2007
Dissertation: Investigating the Central Environments of the Nearby Galaxies with Adaptive Optics and the Hubble Space Telescope
Advisor: Sandy Faber and Claire Max
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Physical Science Department, The College of Saint Scholastica
Contact: lraschke at css dot edu

Jay Strader, Ph.D. 2007
Dissertation: Extragalactic Globular Cluster Subpopulations and Galaxy Formation
Advisor: Jean Brodie
First Post-Graduate Position: Hubble Fellow, Harvard College Observatory
Second Post-Graduate Position: Menzel Fellow, Harvard College Observatory
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Michigan State University
Contact: jstrader at cfa dot harvard dot edu

Michael Kuhlen, Ph.D. 2006
Dissertation: Adventures in Numerical Cosmology
Advisor: Piero Madau
First Post-Graduate Position: Member, School of Natural Sciences, Institute for Advanced Study
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Theoretical Astrophysics Center, UC Berkeley
Contact: mqk at astro dot berkeley dot edu

Jason Melbourne, Ph.D. 2006
Dissertation: Exploring the Optical and Infrared Evolution of Galaxies
Advisor: Claire Max and Sandy Faber
Current Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy Department, Caltech
Contact: jmel at caltech dot edu

Tamara Rogers, Ph.D. 2006
Dissertation: Numerical Simulations of Convection, Overshoot and Gravity Wave Generation in the Sun
Advisor: Gary Glatzmaier
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Planetary Sciences Department, University of Arizona
Contact: tami at lpl dot arizona dot edu

Justin Howell, Ph.D. 2004
Dissertation: Star Formation Histories of Nearby Elliptical Galaxies
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, IPAC
Current Position: Staff Scientist, Spitzer Science Center
Contact: jhhowell at ipac dot caltech dot edu

Patrik Jonsson, Ph.D. 2004
Dissertation: Simulations of Dust in Interacting Galaxies
Advisor: Joel Primack and Sandy Faber
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, UC Santa Cruz
Second Post-Graduet Position: Astrophysicist, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Current Position: Software Engineer, Space Exploration Technologies
Contact: patrik at familjenjonsson dot org

Marla Geha, Ph.D. 2003
Dissertation: Internal Dynamics, Structure and Formation of Dwarf Elliptical Galaxies
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
First Post-Graduate Position: Hubble Fellow, Carnegie Observatories
Second Post-Graduate Position: Plaskett Fellow, HIA/DAO
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, Yale University
Contact: marla.geha at yale dot edu

Anne Metevier, Ph.D. 2003
Dissertation: The Evolving Galaxy Population of Cluster CL0024+1654
Advisor: David Koo
First Post-Graduate Position: NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Current Position: Science/Engineering Education Consultant, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: ajmetevier at gmail dot com

Weiqun Zhang, Ph.D. 2003
Dissertation: Numerical Simulations of Relativistic Jets in Collapsar
Advisor: Stan Woosley
First Post-Graduate Position: Chandra Fellow, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology, Stanford University
Second Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Physics Department, NYU
Current Position: Staff Member, Center for Computational Sciences and Engineering, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Contact: weiqunzhang at lbl dot gov

Philip Choi, Ph.D. 2002
Dissertation: An Investigation of Satellite Galaxy Dynamics and Evolution in the M31 Sub-Group
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Spitzer Science Center
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Pomona College
Contact: pchoi at pomona dot edu

Andrew Sheinis, Ph.D. 2002
Dissertation: ESI and Spectroscopy of QSO Host Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
First Post-Graduate Position: NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Second Post-Graduate Position: Assistant Professor, Astronomy Department, UW Madison
Current Position: Head of Instrumentation, Australian Astronomical Observatory
Contact: asheinis at aao dot gov dot au

Kim-Vy Tran, Ph.D. 2002
Dissertation: Galaxy Populations in Rich Environments
Advisor: Garth Illingworth
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Institute for Astronomy, ETH Zürich
Second Post-Graduate Position: NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Third Post-Graduate Position: SNF Advanced Faculty Fellow, University of Zürich
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Texas A & M University
Contact: vy at physics dot tamu dot edu

Kurtis Williams, Ph.D. 2002
Dissertation: White Dwarfs in Open Clusters: the Initial-Final Mass Limit, the Supernova Mass Limit, and the White Dwarf Deficit
Advisor: Mike Bolte
First Post-Graduate Position: Research Associate, Steward Observatory, University of Arizona
Second Post-Graduate Position: NSF Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellow, Astronomy Department, UT Austin
Current Position: Postdoctoral Researcher, Astronomy Department, UT Austin
Contact: kurtis at astro dot as dot utexas dot edu

Kathleen Flint, Ph.D. 2001
Dissertation: The Galaxy Luminosity Function in Nearby Poor Groups
Advisor: Mike Bolte
First Post-Graduate Position: Postdoctoral Fellow, Gemini Observatory
Second Post-Graduate Position: Carnegie Fellow, Department of Terrestrial Magnetism
Current Position: Project Manager, National Postdoctoral Association
Contact: kt_flint at yahoo dot com

Anouk Shambrook, Ph.D. 2001
Dissertation: The Cluster of Galaxies Abell 2670
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
Current Position: Consultant, SmartStrategies
Contact: ashambrook at bdis dot us

Timothy Castellano, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: Discovering Transits of HD 209458b Type Planets with Hipparcos and FAME Photometry
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Astrophysicist, NASA Ames
Contact: tcastellano at mail dot arc dot nasa dot gov

Jon Fulbright, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: The Abundances and Kinematics of Local Metal-Poor Stars
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Current Position: Senior Scientist, Sigma Space

Anthony Gonzalez, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: The Las Campanas Distant Cluster Survey
Advisor: Dennis Zaritsky
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, University of Florida
Contact: anthony at astro dot ufl dot edu

Jason Harris, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: Stellar Populations in the Magellanic Clouds
Advisor: Dennis Zaritsky
Current Position: Staff Development Engineer, Illumina
Contact: jharris at 30doradus dot org

Andrew MacFayden, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: Collapsars: Gamma-Ray Bursts and Asymmetric Supernovae
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Assistant Professor, Physics Department, New York University
Contact: am193 nyu dot edu

Amy Nelson, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: Cluster Galaxy Evolution with the Las Campanas Distant Cluster Survey
Advisor: Dennis Zaritsky
Current Position: Senior Flash Engineer, Disney Online Studios - Connected Games

David Reitzel, Ph.D. 2000
Dissertation: Metallicity, Kinematics and Structure of M31's Stellar Halo
Advisor: Raja Guha Thakurta
Current Position: Astronomer, Griffith Observatory
Contact: reitzel at astro dot ucla dot edu

Geoffrey Bryden, Ph.D. 1999
Dissertation: Planetary System Formation: Effects of Planet-Disk Tidal Interaction
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Scientist, JPL
Contact: bryden at jpl dot nasa dot gov

Shawfeng Dong, Ph.D. 1999
Dissertation: Star Formation in Dwarf Galaxies
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Assistant Project Scientist, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: shaw at ucsc dot edu

Jennifer Johnson, Ph.D. 1999
Dissertation: Abundances in Metal-Poor Stars
Advisor: Mike Bolte
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, Ohio State University
Contact: jaj at astronomy dot ohio-state dot edu

Katherine Wu, Ph.D. 1999
Dissertation: A Quantitative Study of Peculiarities in Galaxy Morphology
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Contact: klwu19 at gmail dot com

Neal Turner, Ph.D. 1999
Dissertation: The Proto-Solar Nebula Inside Earth's Orbit: Magnetic Fields and the Birth of the Sun
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Research Scientist, JPL
Contact: neal.turner at jpl dot nasa dot gov

Romeel Davé, Ph.D. 1998
Dissertation: The Lyman Alpha Forest in Hierarchical Structure Formation Models
Advisor: Lars Hernquist
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, University of Arizona
Contact: rad at as dot arizona dot edu

Debra Fischer, Ph.D. 1998
Dissertation: Lithium Abundances in Field K Dwarfs
Advisor: Burt Jones
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, Yale University
Contact: debra.fischer at yale dot edu

Jeremy Heyl, Ph.D. 1998
Dissertation: Implications of Intense Magnetic Fields on Neutron-Star Physics
Advisor: Lars Hernquist
Current Position: Associate Professor and Canada Research Chair, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of British Columbia
Contact: heyl at physics dot ubc dot ca

Daniel Kelson, Ph.D. 1998
Dissertation: The Fundamental Plane of Early-Type Galaxies in the Intermediate Redshift Cluster CL1358+62
Advisor: Garth Illingworth
Current Position: Staff Associate, Carnegie Observatories
Contact: dkelson at obs dot carnegiescience dot edu

Christopher Churchill, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: The Low Ionization Gaseous Content in Intermediate Redshift Galaxies
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, New Mexico State University
Contact: cwc at nmsu dot edu

Randi Cohen, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: Giant Impacts and Their Effect on Planetary Structure and Evolution
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Psychiatrist, Milford, CT, Clinical Instructor in Psychotherapy, Yale University

Jarita Holbrook, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: An Examination of the Composition and Structural Features of GL 2136 and Orion BN-KL: Single Versus Cluster Star Formation
Advisor: David Rank
Contact: holbrook at u dot arizona dot edu

Natalie Batalha, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: Doppler Imaging of Young Late-Type Stars: HII 686, HII 3163, and P1724
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Associate Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, San Jose State University
Contact: nbatalha at science dot sjsu dot edu

Kimberley Supulver, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: Planetesimal Formation in the Outer Solar Nebula
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Operations Scientist, Malin Space Science Systems
Contact: supulver at earthlink dot net

Scott Trager, Ph.D. 1997
Dissertation: The Stellar Population Histories of Elliptical Galaxies
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Associate Professor, Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, Rijksuniversiteit Groningen
Contact: sctrager at astro dot rug dot nl

Caryl Gronwall, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: Improved Traditional Luminosity Evolution Models of Faint Field Galaxies
Advisor: David Koo
Current Position: Senior Scientist, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, Pennsylvania State University
Contact: caryl at astro dot psu dot edu

Kathryn Johnston, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: Tides, Galactic Cannibalism and the Evolution of the Milky Way
Advisor: Lars Hernquist
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, Columbia University
Contact: kvj at astro dot columbia dot edu

Eric Sandquist, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: The Evolution of Globular Cluster Stars
Advisor: Mike Bolte
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, San Diego State University
Contact: erics at mintaka dot sdsu dot edu

Matthew Shetrone, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: Observational Tests of Deep Mixing in Population II Red Giants
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Current Position: Senior Research Scientist, McDonald Observatory
Contact: shetrone at astro dot as dot utexas dot edu

Ian Walker, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: The Consequences of Minor Mergers for Disk Galaxies
Advisor: Lars Hernquist

Robert Hoffman, Ph.D. 1996
DissertationNucleosynthesis in the Neutrino Driven Wind
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Research Scientist, Nuclear Theory and Modeling Group, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contact: rdhoffman at llnl dot gov

Gregory Wirth, Ph.D. 1996
Dissertation: The Nature of Early-Type Galaxies at the z ~ 0.5 Epoch
Advisor: David Koo
Current Position: Support Astronomer, Keck Observatory
Contact: wirth at keck dot hawaii dot edu

Beth Hufnagel, Ph.D. 1995
Dissertation: Old Open Clusters as Probes of Stellar and Galactic Disk Evolution.
Advisor: Graeme Smith
Current Position: Associate Professor, Anne Arundel Community College
Contact: brhuffnagel at aacc dot edu

Michael Keane, Ph.D. 1995
Dissertation: A Study of the Absorption Lines in a High Signal-to-Noise Spectrum of PKS 2126-158 at 9 kms-1 Resolution
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Manager, IT Department, ARRL
Contact: mkeane at arrl dot org

Melinda Weil, Ph.D. 1995
Dissertation: Galactic Dynamics and Evolution: Mergers and Infall
Advisor: Lars Hernquist
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, City College of San Francisco
Contact: mweil at ccsf dot edu

Nancy Ellman, Ph.D. 1994
Dissertation: Galaxy Color and Large Scale Structure
Advisor: David Koo
Current Position: Associate Research Scientist, Physics Department, Yale University
Contact: nancy.ellman at yale dot edu

Gregory Laughlin, Ph.D. 1994
Dissertation: The Formation and Evolution of Protostellar Disks
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: laughlin at ucolick dot org

Christina Dalle-Ore, Ph.D. 1993
Dissertation: Critical Examination of Stellar Atmosphere Theory for Metal-Poor K-Giant Stars
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Principal Investigator, SETI Institute
Contact: cdalleore at mail dot arc dot nasa dot gov

Ralph H. Donnelly, Ph.D. 1993
Dissertation: The Properties of Local Poor Abell Clusters and Instrumentation for the Study of Clustered Objects
Advisor: Jean Brodie
Contact: rhjrjr at yahoo dot com

Jose de Jesus Gonzalez Gonzalez, Ph.D. 1993
DissertationLine-Strength Gradients and Kinematic Profiles in Elliptical Galaxies
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Professor, Instituto de Astronomía, UNAM
Contact: jesus at astroscu dot unam dot mx

Brian Sutin, Ph.D. 1993
Dissertation: Non-Linear Global Stability of the N = 2 Polytrope
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Optical Systems Engineer - Thirty Meter Telescope Project
Contact: sutin at tmt dot org

Francis Timmes, Ph.D. 1993
Dissertation: Reactive Flows in Compact Objects
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Professor, School of Earth and Space Exploration, Arizona State University
Contact: fxt44 at mac dot com

Hien Tran, Ph.D. 1993
Dissertation: Spectropolarimetry of Seyfert 2 Galaxies with Obscured Broad-Line Regions
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Support Astronomer, Keck Observatory
Contact: htran at keck dot hawaii dot edu

Stephane Courteau, Ph.D. 1992
Dissertation: Tully-Fisher Distances and Motions in the Northern Sky
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Associate Professor, Physics Department, Queen's University
Contact: courteau at astro dot queensu dot ca

Guy Worthey, Ph.D. 1992
Dissertation: The Controlling Parameters of the Integrated Flux of a Stellar Population
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Washington State University
Contact: gworthey at wsu dot edu

Lisa Ensman, Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Type Ib Supernovae and a New Radiation Hydrodynamics Code
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Programmer, IU Bloomington
Contact: lensman at indiana dot edu

David Fisher, Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Kinematic and Line-Strength Profiles in Brightest Cluster and SO Galaxies
Advisor: Garth Illingworth
Current Position: Foreign Service Officer, US State Department
Contact: fish13_98 at yahoo dot com

Andre Martel, Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Spectropolarimetry of High-Polarization Seyfert 1 Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Associate Research Scientist, Physics and Astronomy Department, Johns Hopkins University
Contact: martel at pha dot jhu dot edu

Scot Olivier, Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Formation and Evolution of Galaxies and Large Scale Structure in the Universe
Advisor: Joel Primack
Current Position: Optical Physicist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contact: olivier1 at llnl dot gov

Charles Prosser (deceased), Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Membership of Low-Mass Stars in the Open Clusters Alpha Persei and IC 4665
Advisor: Burt Jones

Fritz Swenson, Ph.D. 1991
Dissertation: Selected Problems in Stellar Evolution
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Staff Member, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Laura Kay, Ph.D. 1990
Dissertation: The Polarization Characteristics of Seyfert 2 Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor and Chair, Physics and Astronomy Department, Barnard College, Columbia University
Contact: lkay at barnard dot edu

Donald Korycansky, Ph.D. 1990
Dissertation: Numerical Calculations of the Formation and Evolution of Giant Planets with Rotation
Advisor: Bill Mathews
Current Position: Associate Research Planetary Scientist, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: kory at es dot ucsc dot edu

Jon Holtzman, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: Large-Scale Structure and Microwave Background Anisotropies in Cosmological Models and Stellar Photometry Techniques with the Wide Field/Planetary Camera of the Hubble Space Telescope
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, New Mexico State University
Contact: holtz at nmsu dot edu

Dieter Hartmann, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: Multiwavelength Constraints on Gamma-Ray Burst Sources
Advisor: George Blumenthal
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Clemson University
Contact: hdieter at clemson dot edu

Steven Murray, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: The Formation of Globular Clusters
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Physicist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Contact: murraysj at comcast dot net

Kap-Soo Oh, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: Dynamics of Gravitational Systems: Globular Clusters and Dark Matter Halos
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy & Space Science Department, Chungnam University
Contact: ksho at cnu dot ac dot kr

Edward Rosenblatt, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: The Broad Line Variations and Kinematics of Seyfert Galaxies
Advisor: Matthew Malkan

Guy Stringfellow, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: Evolutionary Scenarios for Low-Mass Stars and Substellar Brown Dwarfs
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Research Faculty, Center for Astrophysics and Space Astronomy, CU Boulder
Contact: guy.stringfellow at casa dot colorado dot edu

Sylvain Veilleux, Ph.D. 1989
Dissertation: A Study of the Structure and Kinematics of the Narrow-Line Region in Seyfert Galaxies
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, University of Maryland
Contact: veilleux at astro dot umd dot edu

Diane Wooden, Ph.D. 1989
DissertationObservations and Interpretation of the Infrared Emission from Supernova SN1987A
Advisor: David Rank
Current Position: Astrophysicist, NASA Ames
Contact: wooden at delphinus dot arc dot nasa dot gov

Robert Goodrich, Ph.D. 1988
Dissertation: Spectropolarimetry, Variability, and the Taxonomy of Active Galactic Nuclei
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Instrument Scientist, Keck Observatory
Contact: rgoodrich at keck dot hawaii dot edu

Philip Pinto, Ph.D. 1988
Dissertation: The Late-Time Spectra of Supernovae
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, University of Arizona
Contact: ppinto at as dot arizona dot edu

Richard Pogge, Ph.D. 1988
Dissertation: The Circumnuclear Environment of Nearby Non-Interacting Seyfert Galaxies
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, Ohio State University
Contact: pogge at astronomy dot ohio-state dot edu

Katherine Robbins Bell, Ph.D. 1987
Dissertation: The Dynamics of FU Orion's Outbursts: Time Dependent Accretion through Protostellar Disks
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Space Scientist, NASA Ames
Contact: interest at dancingstars dot org

Jay Doane, Ph.D. 1987
Dissertation: Evolution of Stars and Winds in the Starburst Galaxy M82
Advisor: Bill Mathews
Current Position: Freelance Software Developer
Contact: doane at molsci dot org

Yvonne Pendleton, Ph.D. 1987
Dissertation: Analysis of Dust Grain Properties in Two Star Forming Regions through Comparison of Theoretical Models to Observations
Advisor: David Rank
Current Position: Director, NASA Lunar Science Institute
Contact: yvonne.pendleton at nasa dot gov

Sally Stephens, Ph.D. 1987
Dissertation: Optical Spectroscopy of X-Ray-Selected Active Galactic Nuclei
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Writer/Editor, Sirius Science Writers
Contact: stephensfw at mindspring dot com

Michael Loewenstein, Ph.D. 1986
Dissertation: Dynamics and Evolution of Hot Gas in Early Type Galaxies
Advisor: Bill Mathews
Current Position: Associate Research Scientist, Astronomy Department, University of Maryland and Astrophysics Science Division, NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center
Contact: michael.lowenstein-1 at nasa dot gov

Alberto Noriega-Crespo, Ph.D. 1986
Dissertation: The Effects of HII Regions and Supernovae in Photo-Dwarf Galaxies
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Research Scientist, IPAC
Contact: alberto at ipac dot caltech dot edu

Donald Terndrup, Ph.D. 1986
Dissertation: Photometry of the Galactic Nuclear Bulge
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Associate Professor, Astronomy Department, Ohio State University
Contact: terndrup at astronomy dot ohio-state dot edu

Stephen Francic, Ph.D. 1985
Dissertation: Mass Functions for Eight Galactic Clusters in the Solar Neighborhood
Advisor: Burton Jones

Oved Dahari, Ph.D. 1984
Dissertation: Interaction of Galaxies and Their Nuclear Activity
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Captain, El-Al Airlines
Contact: ovedd at yahoo dot com

Artie Hatzes, Ph.D. 1984
Dissertation: Doppler Imaging of the Magnetic Ap Stars
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Director and Professor, Thüringer Landessternwarte Tautenburg
Contact: artie at tls-tautenburg dot de

Steven Ruden, Ph.D. 1984
Dissertation: The Structure and Evolution of the Solar Nebula
Advisor: Doug Lin
Current Position: Lawyer/Patents Scientists Search, Knobbe Martens, Olson & Bear LLP
Contact: steven.ruden at kmob dot com

Eileen Friel, Ph.D. 1983
Dissertation: A Study of the Stellar Populations in Two High Galactic Latitude Fields with Comparison to Galaxy Models
Advisor: Robert Kraft
Current Position: Director, Lowell Observatory
Contact: friel at lowell dot edu

Tod Lauer, Ph.D. 1983
Dissertation: High Resolution Surface Photometry of Elliptical Galaxies
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Astronomer, NOAO
Contact: lauer at noao dot edu

Robert Antonucci, Ph.D. 1982
Dissertation: Optical Flux and Polarization Spectra Compared with Radio Maps of Radio Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor, Physics Department, UC Santa Barbara
Contact: antonucci at physics dot ucsb dot edu

Robert Jackson, Ph.D. 1982
Dissertation: The Anisotropy of the Hubble Expansion
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Management Analyst, New Mexico Administrative Office of the Courts
Contact: rjackson at nmcourts dot com

William Keel, Ph.D. 1982
Dissertation: Low-Ionization Emission Regions in the Nuclei of Spiral Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, University of Alabama
Contact: keel at bildad dot astr dot ua dot edu

Geoffrey Marcy, Ph.D. 1982
Dissertation: Observations of Magnetic Fields on Late-Type Stars
Advisor: Steve Vogt
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, UC Berkeley
Contact: gmarcy at astro dot berkeley dot edu

Claes-Ingvar Bjornsson, Ph.D. 1981
Dissertation: Polarization Properties of Synchrotron Radiation and its Applications
Advisor: George Blumemthal
Current Position: Professor, Stockholm Observatory
Contact: claes-Ingvar.Bjornsson at astro dot su dot se

Ross Cohen, Ph.D. 1981
Dissertation: An Observational Study of the Narrow-Line Region of Intermediate Seyfert Galaxies
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Professor and Char, Astronomy and Physical Science Department, Crossmont Community College, El Cajon, CA
Contact: ross.cohen at gccd dot edu

Edward Kemper, Ph.D. 1981
Dissertation: A Spectroscopic Study of the C-Type RR Lyraes
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Contact: eekemper at comcaset dot net

Roland Svensson (deceased), Ph.D. 1981
Dissertation: Physical Processes in Relativistic Plasmas
Advisor: Bill Mathews
Final Position: Professor, Stockholm Observatory

Richard Wallace, Ph.D. 1981
Dissertation: Hydrogen and Helium Burning in Astrophysical Events
Advisor: Stan Woosley
Current Position: Senior Advisor, National Nuclear Security Administration
Contact: rawallace at earthlink dot net

Harriet Dinerstein, Ph.D. 1980
Dissertation: An Infrared and Optical Study of Sulfur and Neon Abundances in Planetary Nebulae
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, UT Austin
Contact: harriet at astro dot as dot utexas dot edu

Douglas Duncan, Ph.D. 1980
Dissertation: Lithium Abundances, K Line Emission, and Ages of Nearby Solar-Type Stars
Advisor: George Herbig
Current Position: Senior Instructor and Director of Fiske Planetarium, CU Boulder
Contact: dduncan at colorado dot edu

Martin Gaskell, Ph.D. 1980
Dissertation: Spectrophotometry of Intermediate and High-Redshift Quasars
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Research Fellow, UCSC
Contact: mgaskell at ucsc dot edu

David Soderblom, Ph.D. 1980
Dissertation: Rotational Velocities and Ages of Solar-Type Stars
Advisor: George Herbig
Current Position: Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Center
Contact: soderblom at stsci dot edu

Nicholas Suntzeff, Ph.D. 1980
Dissertation: Carbon and Nitrogen Abundances in the Globular Clusters M3 and M13
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Texas A & M University
Contact: nsuntzeff at tamu dot edu

Howard French, Ph.D. 1979
Dissertation: H II Region-Like Galaxies
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Principal Research Scientist, Honeywell Technology Center
Contact: hbfrench2 at comcast dot net

Ronald Gilliland, Ph.D. 1979
Dissertation: Mass Loss From Cataclysmic Variable Secondaries
Advisor: John Faulkner
Current Position: Astronomer, Space Telescope Science Center
Contact: gillil at stsci dot edu

Daniel Lester, Ph.D. 1979
Dissertation: Infrared Studies of Line Emission in Compact H II Regions
Advisor: David Rank
Current Position: Research Scientist, Astronomy Department, UT Austin
Contact: dfl at astro dot as dot utexas dot edu

David Burstein (deceased), Ph.D. 1978
Dissertation: The Structure and Metallicity of SO Galaxies
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Final Position: Professor, Physics Department, Arizona State University

Joel Tohline, Ph.D. 1978
Dissertation: Fragmentation of Rotating Protostellar Clouds
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Louisiana State University
Contact: tohline at lsu dot edu

Joel Bregman, Ph.D. 1977
Dissertation: Galactic Winds and the Hubble Sequence
Advisor: Bill Mathews
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, University of Michigan
Contact: jbregman at umich dot edu

Steve Hawley, Ph.D. 1977
Dissertation: The Chemical Composition of Galactic and Extra Galactic H II Regions
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, University of Kansas
Contact: sahawley at ku dot edu

Lee McDonald, Ph.D. 1977
Dissertation: The Properties of the RR Lyrae Variables
Advisor: Bob Kraft
Current Position: Software Engineer, Raytheon
Contact: dharmac at mindspring dot com

Mark Philips, Ph.D. 1977
Dissertation: Observations and Analysis of Fe II Emission in Seyfert 1 Galaxies and QSOs
Advisor: Don Osterbrock
Current Position: Staff Member, Carnegie Observatories
Contact: mphilips at obs carnegiescience dot edu

Jesse Bregman, Ph.D. 1976
Dissertation: Observation and Interpretation of the Infrared Spectra of Bright Compact Nebulae
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer
Current Position: Research Scientist and Astrophysics Branch Head, NASA Ames
Contact: Jesse.D.Bregman at nasa dot gov

Alan Dressler, Ph.D. 1976
Dissertation: A Comprehensive Study of Twelve Very Rich Clusters of Galaxies
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Staff Member, Carnegie Observatories
Contact: adressler at obs dot carnegiescience dot edu

Alan Koski, Ph.D. 1976
Dissertation: Spectrophotometry of Seyfert 2 Galaxies and Narrow-Line Radio Galaxies
Advisor: Don Osterbrock

Karen Villere, Ph.D. 1976
Dissertation: A Helium Flash with Superadiabatic Convection
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer

Bernard McNamara, Ph.D. 1975
Dissertation: Pre-Main Sequence Masses and the Age Spread in the Orion Cluster
Advisor: Sandy Faber
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, New Mexico State University
Contact: bmcnamar at nmsu dot edu

William Alschuler, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: Observations of Lithium Dilution and Rotational Velocity Decay in F and G Giant Stars
Advisor: George Herbig
Current Position: Faculty, School of Critical Studies, California Institute of the Arts
Contact: walschulr at hotmail dot com

Jack Baldwin, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: Spectrophotometry of Low-Redshift Quasi-Stellar Objects
Advisor: Joe Wampler
Current Position: Professor, Physics and Astronomy Department, Michigan State University
Contact: baldwin at pa dot msu dot edu

Timothy Barker, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: Chemical Abundances and Physical Conditions in Planetary Nebulae
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy Department, Wheaton College
Contact: tbarker at wheatoncollege dot edu

Dennis Butler, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: Metal Abundances of RR Lyrae Stars in Galactic Globular Clusters
Advisor: Bob Kraft

Kyle Cudworth, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: New Proper Motions, Statistical Parallaxes, and Kinematics of Planetary Nebulae
Advisor: Joe Miller
Current Position: Professor, Astronomy and Astrophysics Department, University of Chicago
Contact: kmc at yerkes dot uchicago dot edu

Brian Flannery, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: Gas Glow in Cataclysmic Variable Stars
Advisor: John Faulkner
Current Position: Science Strategy and Programs Manager, Safety, Health and Environment Department, Exxon Mobil
Contact: brian.p.flannery at exxonmobil dot com

Robert Hanson, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: The Study of the Motion, Membership and Distance of the Hyades Cluster
Advisor: John Faulkner
Current Position: Research Astronomer, UC Santa Cruz
Contact: hanson at ucolick dot org

N. Kameswara Rao, Ph.D. 1974
Dissertation: A Study of the Spectrum and Colors of R Cor Bor at Minimum Light
Advisor: George Herbig
Current Position: Senior Professor, Indian Institute of Astrophysics
Contact: nkro at iiap dot res dot in

Larry Cathey (deceased), Ph.D. 1973
Dissertation: UBVR Photometry of Stars in The Globular Clusters M92, M13, and 47 Tucanae
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer

Robert Milton, Ph.D. 1973
Dissertation: The Effects of Rapid, Differential Rotation on the Spectra of White Dwarfs
Advisor: Peter Bodenheimer

Robert Zappala, Ph.D. 1971
Dissertation: The Abundance of Lithium in Galactic Cluster Stars
Advisor: George Herbig
Final Position: Professor (retired), Pierce College (Los Angeles)
Contact: rrzappala at aol dot com

Diane Pyper Smith, Ph.D. 1968
Dissertation: A2 Canum Venaticorum and the Oblique Rotator Theory
Advisor: George Preston
Current Position: Professor, Physics Department, University of Nevada Las Vegas
Contact: dpsmith at unlv dot nevada dot edu