RECONS Senior Personnel

TODD J. HENRY   RECONS Director
census, companion searches, exoplanets, masses, ground and space astrometry, Co-founder of CTIOPI

G. FRITZ BENEDICT   University of Texas, Austin, TX
low mass stars, exoplanets, space astrometry, radial velocities

CHARLIE T. FINCH   United States Naval Observatory, Washington, DC
proper motion systems, astrometry

OTTO G. FRANZ   Lowell Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ
multiple systems, ground and space astrometry

DAVID A. GOLIMOWSKI   Space Telescope Science Institute, Baltimore, MD
companion searches, brown dwarfs, spectroscopy

NIGEL HAMBLY   University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
proper motion stars, astrometry, plate photometry

PHILIP A. IANNA   University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
low mass stars, astrometry, optical photometry, Co-founder of CTIOPI

HARTMUT JAHREISS   Astronomiches Rechen, Heidelberg, Germany
stellar populations, kinematics

WEI-CHUN JAO   Research Scientist, Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
subdwarfs, high proper motion stars, astrometry, optical photometry

DAVID W. KOERNER   Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ
circumstellar disks, infrared techniques

DONALD W. MCCARTHY, Jr.   University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
infrared techniques, astronomy education

DOUGLAS A. SIMONS   Gemini Telescopes Project, Hilo, HI
wide companion searches, deep imaging

JOHN SUBASAVAGE   United States Naval Observatory, Flagstaff, AZ
white dwarfs, proper motion searches, astrometry, optical photometry/spectroscopy

ANGELLE TANNER   Mississippi State University, Starkville, MS
exoplanet searches, debris disks, radial velocities, astrometry

 

RECONS Affiliates

ANDREW CLARKE   (2015-present)   Atlanta, GA
RECONS 25 Parsec Database construction

KEN SLATTEN   (2010-present)   Duluth, MN
RECONS 25 Parsec Database construction

 

RECONS-Affiliated Postdocs

SERGIO DIETERICH   (2002-present)   Carnegie Institution of Washington, Washington, DC
red/brown dwarf characteristics, high-resolution imaging, optical photometry, astrometry

ADRIC RIEDEL   (2007-present)   California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA
young stars, low proper motion stars, stellar spectroscopy, large databases

JENNIFER WINTERS   (2003-present)   Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
nearby star searches, red dwarf companion surveys, optical photometry

 

RECONS Graduate Students

JOEY CHATELAIN   (2009-present)   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
Jupiter's Greeks and Trojans, Solar System studies

DANIEL NUSDEO   (2015-present)   Atlanta, GA
K dwarf multiplicity, high resolution imaging

LEONARDO PAREDES   (2015-present)   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
K dwarf multiplicity, radial velocity surveys

TIFFANY PEWETT   (2012-present)   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
astrophysics of red dwarfs, high-fidelity photometric techniques

MICHELE SILVERSTEIN   (2013-present)   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
stellar radii and environments, instrumentation

 

RECONS Undergraduate Students

R. ANDREW SEVRINSKY   (2014-present)   Georgia State University, Atlanta, GA
red/brown dwarf mass determinations, large databases

 

 
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