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Faculty Member Contact Research Interests
Haldan N. Cohn cohn [at] indiana.edu
SW 411
812-855-4174
Dynamical evolution of globular star clusters, galactic nuclei and clusters of galaxies, optical and X-ray studies of binary X-Ray sources, GRAPE-6 N-body simulations of globular star clusters
Constantine P. Deliyannis cdeliyan [at] indiana.edu
SW 409
812-856-5197
Stellar interiors and stellar evolution; metal-poor stars; open clusters and globular clusters; big bang lithium; light element probes of big bang nucleosynthesis, chemical evolution, and physical processes inside stars
Eileen D. Friel efriel [at] indiana.edu
SW 321
812-856-3931
Formation and evolution of the Milky Way, Galactic chemical evolution, star clusters, stellar evolution and nucleosynthesis, stellar populations
Phyllis M. Lugger lugger [at] indiana.edu
SW 412
812-855-6929
Dynamical evolution of globular star clusters, galactic nuclei and clusters of galaxies, optical and X-ray studies of binary X-ray sources, GRAPE-6 N-body simulations of globular star clusters.
Stuart L. Mufson mufson [at] indiana.edu
SW 322
812-855-6917
High energy astrophysics; cosmic ray physics from underground and balloon-borne experiments; neutrino astrophysics and dark matter searches; cosmology.
Catherine "Caty"  A. Pilachowski cpilacho [at] indiana.edu
SW 323
812-855-6913
Stellar compositions, stellar evolution and nucleosynthesis, the origin of the elements in the milky way, stellar seismology.
Katherine L. Rhode krhode [at] indiana.edu
SW 315
812-855-6925
Extragalactic globular cluster systems; structure and formation of giant galaxies; rotation and evolution of solar-type pre-main-sequence stars
John J. Salzer josalzer [at] indiana.edu
SW 319
812-855-6175
Galaxy evolution, active galactic nuclei, starburst galaxies, chemical evolution in galaxies, multi-wavelength studies of dwarf galaxies, emission-line surveys
Liese van Zee lvanzee [at] indiana.edu
SW 410
812-855-0274
Galaxy evolution, chemical evolution, star formation, extragalactic neutral hydrogen. Indiana Extragalactic Research Group
Enrico Vesperini evesperi [at] indiana.edu
SW 326
812-856-0317
Formation and dynamical evolution of globular clusters; N-body simulations of globular clusters; Multiple stellar populations in globular clusters; evolution of Galactic and extragalactic globular cluster systems

Emeritus Faculty

Faculty Member Contact  
Martin S. Burkhead burkhead [at] indiana.edu
SW 309
812-855-6916
Professor Emeritus, Ph.D., Astronomy, University of Wisconsin, 1964.
Richard H. Durisen durisen [at] indiana.edu
SW 415
812-855-6921

Professor Emeritus, Ph.D., Astronomy, Princeton University, 1972.
R. Kent Honeycutt honey [at] indiana.edu
SW 309
812-855-6916
Professor Emeritus, Ph.D., Case-Western Reserve University, 1968
Hollis R. Johnson johnsonh [at] indiana.edu
SW 312
812-855-6918
Professor Emeritus, Ph.D., Astrophysics, University of Colorado, 1960.


Research Scientists

Research Scientists Contact Research Interests
Samir Salim salims [at] indiana.edu
SW 418
812-855-4340

Galaxy formation and evolution; ultraviolet astronomy; active galatic nuclei
Thomas Y. Steiman-Cameron tsteiman [at] indiana.edu
SW 414
812-855-2400

Dynamics of nonplanar astrophysical disks; galaxy formation and evolution; structure of galactic halos; spiral structure of the Milky Way; accretion driven compact x-ray binary stars
Jonathan Thornburg thornbuj [at] indiana.edu
SW 417
812-856-5269
Dynamical and gravitational astrophysics; orbit decay and final coalescence of binary black hole systems


Adjunct Faculty

Adjuct Faculty Contact Research Interests
Scott Michael scamicha [at] indiana.edu
CIB, 2709 E 10th Street
812-856-0197
 


Postdoctoral Fellows

Postdoc Contact Research Interests
Kate L. Barnes barneskl [at] indiana.edu

Galaxy formation and evolution; stellar populations; star formation
Jongsuk Hong hongjong [at] indiana.edu
SW 416
812-856-7003