Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

Link to this comparison view

Both sides previous revision Previous revision
Next revision
Previous revision
public:research_areas:solar_system:start [2018/11/02 15:32]
Michele Bannister add some text on TNOs, ISSI link for Oumuamua
public:research_areas:solar_system:start [2019/04/01 16:56] (current)
Alan Fitzsimmons
Line 9: Line 9:
 ===== Group Members ===== ===== Group Members =====
  
-**[[http://​alanfitzsimmons.wordpress.com|Prof. Alan Fitzsimmons]]** is particularly interested in asteroid photometry, cometary size distributions and evolution, and NEO/comet spectroscopy. He is co-Lead of the [[http://​pan-starrs.ifa.hawaii.edu/​public/​ |Pan-STARRS 1 Inner Solar System Survey]]. He is also a member of the [[http://​www.neoshield.net/​the-neoshield-project/​project-overview/​| NEOShield-2 project]], the [[http://​blogs.esa.int/​rosetta/​ | ESA Rosetta]] ground-based support team, and the ISSI teams on [[http://​www.issibern.ch/​teams/​nearsuncomet/​ | Near-Sun Comets]] and Main-Belt Comets [[http://​www.issibern.ch/​teams/​mainbeltcomets/​| Main-Belt Comets]].+**[[http://​alanfitzsimmons.wordpress.com|Prof. Alan Fitzsimmons]]** is particularly interested in asteroid photometry, cometary size distributions and evolution, and NEO/comet spectroscopy. He is currently a member of the [[https://​www.ifa.hawaii.edu/​research/​Pan-STARRS.shtml |Pan-STARRS 1 Solar System Survey]] and the [[http://​www.fallingstar.com| ATLAS Survey]] projects. He is also an advisor to the [[https://​www.esa.int/​Our_Activities/​Space_Engineering_Technology/​Hera | ESA Hera Mission]]. He is co-chair of the [[http://​www.issibern.ch/​teams/​1ioumuamua/​| ISSI '​Oumuamua team]]. He was co-Lead of the [[http://​pan-starrs.ifa.hawaii.edu/​public/​ |Pan-STARRS 1 Inner Solar System Survey]] ​and a member of the [[http://​www.neoshield.net/​the-neoshield-project/​project-overview/​| NEOShield-2 project]], the [[http://​blogs.esa.int/​rosetta/​ | ESA Rosetta]] ground-based support team, and the ISSI teams on [[http://​www.issibern.ch/​teams/​nearsuncomet/​ | Near-Sun Comets]] and Main-Belt Comets [[http://​www.issibern.ch/​teams/​mainbeltcomets/​| Main-Belt Comets]].
 When he's not teaching at QUB he sometimes manages to escape to [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=u3Wk_Bq1_C0|places like this]]. When he's not teaching at QUB he sometimes manages to escape to [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=u3Wk_Bq1_C0|places like this]].
- 
-**[[http://​astroherzberg.org/​people/​wes-fraser/​|Dr. Wes Fraser]]** is an expert on Trans-Neptunian Objects that mark the outermost edge of our planetary system, studying their colours and compositions. Wes was the Plaskett Research Fellow at the University of Victoria in Canada, and is now a Queen'​s Research Fellow. He is Principal Investigator on the COL-OSSOS project, running alongside the [[http://​www.ossos-survey.org/​ | OSSOS]] project. ​ Watch him [[https://​www.youtube.com/​watch?​v=aWxGSw0w3uA| explain his research]]. 
  
 **[[https://​lacerdapedro.wordpress.com/​|Dr. Pedro Lacerda]]** researches the formation and evolution of cometary bodies and the rotation properties of Trans-Neptunian Objects. Pedro was originally a Royal Society Newton Fellow at QUB, then became a Research Group Leader at the Max-Planck Institute for Solar System Research, before returning to QUB as a member of Faculty. **[[https://​lacerdapedro.wordpress.com/​|Dr. Pedro Lacerda]]** researches the formation and evolution of cometary bodies and the rotation properties of Trans-Neptunian Objects. Pedro was originally a Royal Society Newton Fellow at QUB, then became a Research Group Leader at the Max-Planck Institute for Solar System Research, before returning to QUB as a member of Faculty.
Line 36: Line 34:
     * [[http://​www.open.ac.uk/​people/​cdbs2|Colin Snodgrass]] - Astronomer and planetary scientist at the University of Edinburgh, UK.     * [[http://​www.open.ac.uk/​people/​cdbs2|Colin Snodgrass]] - Astronomer and planetary scientist at the University of Edinburgh, UK.
     * [[https://​www.psi.edu/​about/​staff/​hhsieh/​hhsieh.html|Henry Hsieh]] - Research Scientist at the Planetary Research Institute, USA.     * [[https://​www.psi.edu/​about/​staff/​hhsieh/​hhsieh.html|Henry Hsieh]] - Research Scientist at the Planetary Research Institute, USA.
-    * [[https://​fallingstar.com/​people.php|Larry Denneau]] -  ​Lead software engineer on the [[http://​fallingstar.com/​home.php|ATLAS]] project in Hawai'​i.+    * [[https://​fallingstar.com/​people.php|Larry Denneau]] -  ​co-Principal Investigator of the [[http://​fallingstar.com/​home.php|ATLAS]] project in Hawai'​i.
     * [[http://​www.physics.nau.edu/​Research.shtml|Andrew McNeill]] - Postdoc at Northern Arizona University, USA.      * [[http://​www.physics.nau.edu/​Research.shtml|Andrew McNeill]] - Postdoc at Northern Arizona University, USA. 
     * [[https://​eapsweb.mit.edu/​people/​mmarsset|Michael Marsset]] - Postdoctoral Associate at MIT.     * [[https://​eapsweb.mit.edu/​people/​mmarsset|Michael Marsset]] - Postdoctoral Associate at MIT.
Line 73: Line 71:
  
  
-The group [[public:​research_areas:​solar_system:​Journal_club| meets each week]] to discuss our research and review papers in the literature.+The group [[public:​research_areas:​solar_system:​Journal_club| meets every other week]] to discuss our research and review papers in the literature.
public/research_areas/solar_system/start.1541172774.txt.gz · Last modified: 2018/11/02 15:32 by Michele Bannister

Back to Top Sitemap News