COSMOS Astronomy & Astrophysics 2014
Project Groups



The 22 students in this year's Astronomy & Astrophysics Cluster will be broken up into project groups with each group having 2 to 3 students. The composition of the groups is listed below.

See the Schedule on the web to find out when your group will observe at the UCI Observatory.
 
 Project Title: Instructor:
 Group Members:
 1. The Mass of Saturn Derived from the Orbital Period of its Moons  Timothy Carleton
 tcarleto@uci.edu
 Alondra Islas
 Samar Mashni
 2. Searching for Asteroids and Calculating Their Orbits  John Phillips
 johnip@uci.edu
 Radhika Bhatt
 Tae Kyun Kim
 Andres Vazquez
 3. Determining the Properties of an Eclipsing Binary Using Photometry  Timothy Carleton
 tcarleto@uci.edu
 Kira Rodriguez
 Salma Saifuddin
 Anna Whittell
 4. Determining the Properties of Stars Using Stellar Spectra  John Phillips
 johnip@uci.edu
 Isabella Davidson
 Jennifer De Los Santos
 Kevin Garcia
 5. Measuring the Ages of Star Clusters in the Milky Way:  Open Cluster M11
 Tammy Smecker-Hane
 tsmecker@uci.edu
 Heuiyong (Olivia) Park
 Ross Yu
 6.  Measuring the Ages of Star Clusters in the Milky Way: Globular Cluster M13
 Tammy Smecker-Hane
 tsmecker@uci.edu
 Benton Miller
 Sean Gedorio
 Angela Ramirez
 7. Measuring the Rotation Curves of Spiral Galaxies & the Mass in Dark Matter
 Liuyi Pei
 peil@uci.edu
 JaeJoon (Joshua) Kim
 Stephanie He
 Isabella Goetting
 8. Number Counts of Distant Galaxies and the Shape of the Universe
 Liuyi Pei
 peil@uci.edu
 Aaron Jung
 Sophia Porter
 Jadallah (Jad) Zouabe


http://www.physics.uci.edu/%7Eobservat/cosmos_groups.html
Last updated Jul 1, 2014
Tammy Smecker-Hane