Department of Astronomy

Quasars & Active Galaxies

Extragalactic Astronomy & Cosmology


Group Personnel

Faculty:
  • Dr. Frederick Hamann  
    Professor. Ph.D., SUNY, Stony Brook, 1987. Research interests include quasars and active galactic nuclei (AGNs), pre- and post-main sequence stars, elemental abundances and chemical enrichment in galaxies and AGNs, star formation and galaxy evolution at high redshifts, and spectral diagnostics of astrophysical environments.

    Post-Docs:
  • Dr. Craig Warner  
    Recent Graduate. Ph.D., University of Florida, 2004. Research interests include heavy element abundances and chemical evolution in quasars and AGNs, spectral line diagnostics of astrophysical environments, AGN black hole masses and broad emission line region properties, and software design and development, particularly in IDL.


  • Graduate Students:
  • Paola Rodriguez  
    Ph.D. Candidate. M.S., University of Florida, 2004.

    Collaboraters and Former Colleagues:
  • Dr. Matthias Dietrich
  • Dr. Bassem Sabra
  • Desika Narayanan


  • This page created and maintained by Craig Warner.
    Background Photo: Centaurus A Radio Galaxy (VLT KUEYEN + FORS2)