CHARA Staff at Mount Wilson

Matt Anderson - Graduate Research Assistant - adaptive optics, AGN

Theo ten Brummelaar - Director of the CHARA Array - stellar interferometry, atmospheric turbulence theory

Chris Farrington - Night Operations Manager - duplicity surveys

Steve Golden - Assistant Site Manager - keeping the operational wheels greased

Olli Majoinen - Interferometer Array Operator

Steve Ridgway - Adjunct Professor - infrared astronomy, interferometry, stellar evolution

Gail Schaefer - Visitor Support Scientist - young binary stars, circumstellar disks

Judit Sturmann - Research Scientist - astronomical instrumentation, lunar occultations, optical interferometry

Laszlo Sturmann - Senior Research Scientist - astronomical instrumentation, lunar occultations, optical interferometry

Nils Turner - Research Scientist - adaptive optics, optical and IR interferometry

Norm Vargas - Interferometer Array Operator

Larry Webster - Site Manager - keeping the operational wheels greased

Craig Woods - Assistant Site Manager

 

Faculty & Research Scientists at Georgia State University in Atlanta

Hal McAlister - Regents' Professor Emeritus - fundamental stellar properties

Fabien Baron - Assistant Professor - stellar interferometry, interferometric imaging of stars

Jeremy Jones - CHARA Data Scientist - Ages of A type stars

Brian Kloppenborg - Adjunct Faculty - interferometric image reconstruction, YSOs, stellar surface features

Douglas Gies - Director of CHARA and Regents' Professor - Be star phenomena, hot stars, stellar winds

Russel White - Associate Professor - stars, brown dwarfs and planet formation

Deepak Raghavan - Adjunct Scientist - exoplanet systems, stellar multiplicity

 

Graduate Students in Atlanta

Arturo Martinez - Graduate Research Assistant - Rapidly Rotating Stars

Katie Gordon - Graduate Research Assistant - Massive O and B type stars

Katie Lester - Graduate Research Assistant - Binary Stars

Ryan Norris - Graduate Research Assistant - Massive stars

Eliot Vrijmoet - Graduate Research Assistant - Image Reconstruction and Interferometry

 

Administrative Staff in Atlanta

Alicia Rice - Business Manager - keeping the financial wheels greased