Star Formation Group
University of Florida

Members

Faculty
Peter Barnes
Astronomy
office: 317 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 283
email: peterb @ astro.ufl.edu
CHaMP STAR FORMATION SURVEY
Recent Publications
Steve Eikenberry
Astronomy
office: 404 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 260
email: eiken @ astro.ufl.edu
FLAMINGOS2 Galactic Center Survey, Massive Stars
Recent Publications
Elizabeth Lada
Astronomy
office: 216 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 214
email: lada @ astro.ufl.edu
FLAMINGOS/NOAO STAR FORMATION SURVEY: Toward a Complete Spectroscopic and Imaging Survey of Giant Molecular Clouds
Recent Publications
James Hunter
Astronomy
office: 314 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 231
email: hunter @ astro.ufl.edu
Dynamics
Recent Publications
Steven "Nick" Raines
Astronomy
office: 420 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 244
email: raines @ astro.ufl.edu
Galactic star formation, Herbig-Haro objects and near-infrared instrumentation
Recent Publications
Jonathan Tan
Astronomy
office: 302 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 254
email: jt @ astro.ufl.edu
Star and Star Cluster Formation, Interstellar Medium, Galaxy Evolution, Gamma-Ray Bursts
Recent Publications
Charles Telesco
Astronomy
office: 414 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 265
email: telesco @ astro.ufl.edu
Debris disks, planetesimals
Recent Publications

Engineers
Frank Varosi
Astronomy
office: 401 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 219
email: varosi @ astro.ufl.edu
IR observations and modeling
Recent Publications

Post-Docs
Nadia Gorlova
Astronomy
office: Bryant 310
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 215
email: ngorlova @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation, debris disks
Recent Publications
Brian Lee
Astronomy
office: Bryant 405
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 271
email: lee @ astro.ufl.edu
Binaries, planet hunting
Recent Publications

Naibi Marinas
Astronomy

office: Bryant 311
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 250
email: marinas @ astro.ufl.edu

Mid-IR imaging of the protoplanetary and debris disks,
star formation
Recent Publications

Elizabeth Tasker
Astronomy
office: Bryant 319B
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 254
email: tasker @ astro.ufl.edu
Galaxy formation and evolution. Planetary formation. The interstellar medium.
Recent Publications

Students
Michael J. Butler
Astronomy
office: 315 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 257
email: butler85 @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation, hydrodynamics, extinction mapping
Publications
Bruno Ferreira
Astronomy
office: 319A Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 281
email: bruno @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation,
Young clusters,
IR observations
Publications
Cynthia Gomez Martin
Astronomy
office: 311 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 256
email: gomez @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation,
Low mass Binaries,
IR instrumentation
Publications
Audra Hernandez
Astronomy
office: 317 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 225
email: audrah @ astro.ufl.edu
Massive star,
and Star Cluster Formation
Publications
Jason Ybarra
Astronomy
office: 309 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 253
email: jybarra @ astro.ufl.edu
Starformation,
outflows
Publications


Alumni
Marcos Huerta
Astronomy
office: Bryant 405
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 227
email: marcosh @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation, pre-main sequence models, NIR spectroscopy
Recent Publications
Margaret Moerchen
Astronomy
office: 309 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 253
email: margaret @ astro.ufl.edu
Debris disks,
IR Instrumentation
Publications
Noah Rashkind
Astronomy
office: 311 Bryant
tel: (352) 392-2052 ext. 256
email: nrashkind @ astro.ufl.edu
Star formation,
Young clusters,
IR observations
Publications