Facilities > ALMA/NAASC > ALMApeople > NAASC Staff


by Dong-Chan Kim last modified May 23, 2016

The following is list of NAASC staff members presently based in Charlottesville, VA:

Jim Braatz, Science staff

    ALMA Support: User Support Services Group
    Scientific Interests: Cosmic masers, active galaxies, molecular emission from galaxies, cosmology, spectral line data analysis (ADS: Refereed Papers)

BroganCrystal.jpgCrystal Brogan, Science staff

    ALMA Support: ALMA CASA subsystem scientist, Imaging Tiger Team Lead
    Scientific Interests: High-mass star formation, astrochemistry, masers, magnetic fields, supernova remnants, small-scale structure in the ISM (ADS: Refereed Papers)

EvansAaron.jpgAaron Evans, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NAASC/ALMA Webpages, EPO, User Support Services Group
    Scientific interest: Extragalactic, multi-wavelength studies of infrared galaxies, radio galaxies and quasar hosts (ADS: Refereed Papers)

paul.jpegPaul Fisher, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist

rharris.jpegRachel Harrison, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist

HibbardJohn.jpgJohn Hibbard, Science Staff

    ALMA Support: ALMA Operations, JAO Support Group Lead
    Scientific interests: Extragalactic HI, galaxy evolution, luminous infrared galaxies and galaxy mergers (ADS: Refereed Papers)

HunterTodd.jpgTodd Hunter, Science staff

    ALMA Support: GBT PTCS Instrumentation Scientist; ALMA N. America Front End Project, JAO Support Group
    Scientific interest: High-mass star formation, protoclusters, UCHII regions, hot cores, outflows, masers, millimeter/ submillimeter interferometry (ADS: Refereed Papers)

IndebetouwRemy.jpgRemy Indebetouw, Science staff

    ALMA Support: development of ALMA/EVLA simulation software in CASA, Data Services/JAO Support Group
    Scientific interests: (High mass) star formation, interstellar medium and molecular clouds (ADS: Refereed Papers)

JewellPhil2048.jpgPhil Jewell, Science staff

    ALMA Support: ALMA North American Assistant Director
    Scientific interests: Astrochemistry, masers, molecular emissions (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Erica Keller, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist

Kepley.jpgAmanda Kepley, Postdoctoral Fellow

    ALMA Support:
    Scientific Interests: Interstellar medium and star formation in nearby galaxies with extreme properties (ADS: Refereed Papers)

dckim.jpgDong-Chan Kim, Staff

    ALMA Support: NAASC/ALMA webpages, Data Services Group
    Scientific interests: Luminous and ultraluminous infrared galaxies, quasars and active galactic nuclei (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Brian.jpgBrian Kirk, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group

devaky.jpegDevaky Kunneriath, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist
    Scientific interests: Multiwavelength studies of the Galactic centre, mm/submm interferometry (ADS: Refereed Papers)

LacyMark.jpgMark Lacy, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NAASC, ALMA archive and user support, Data Services Group Lead
    Scientific interests: Quasars and active galactic nuclei, distant galaxies and galaxy evolution, extragalactic surveys (ADS: Refereed Papers)

LisztHarvey.jpgHarvey Liszt, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NAASC member specializing in proposal preparation and scheduling, Data Services Group
    Scientific interests: Spectral-line data reduction, interstellar chemistry, diffuse clouds, galactic structure and the galactic nucleus (ADS: Refereed Papers)

MangumJeff.jpgJeff Mangum, Science staff

    ALMA Support: Pre-doctoral, intern, and co-op student program oversight
    Scientific Interests: Galactic and extragalactic star formation, astrochemistry, molecular spectroscopy of comets (ADS: Refereed Papers)

brianM.jpegBrian Mason, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NA ALMA Software Support Team Lead
    Scientific Interests: Galaxy Clusters, Observational Cosmology; Imaging Algorithms; Instrumentation Development (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Andrew McNichols, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist

MehringerDavid2.jpgDavid Mehringer, Science Staff

    ALMA Support: image analysis algorithm development; Scientific Software Developer (CASA); NAASC Data Services Group
    Scientific Interests: Extraterrestrial bio-molecules; Star formation; H II regions; masers; Galactic Center studies; exoplanets (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Jen Donovan-MeyerJennifer Donovan Meyer, Science staff

ALMA Support: Data Reduction
    Scientific Interests: Galaxy evolution, early-type galaxies, extended disks, giant molecular clouds. (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Arielle.jpgArielle Moullet, Science Staff

    ALMA Support: ALMA data reduction
    Scientific Interests: Solar System bodies, in particular chemistry and dynamics of atmospheres (Io, Venus, Neptune), Kuiper Belt Object (ADS: Refereed Papers)

murphy.jpgEric Murphy, Science Staff

apeck.jpgAlison Peck, Science Staff

    ALMA Support: User Support Group, ALMA Deputy Project Scientist
    Scientific Interests: Accretion and feeding processes in AGN, circumnuclear tori, high redshift submillimeter galaxies, physical processes in interacting galaxies. Technical interests: Instrument commissioning and verification, mm/submm interferometry, astrometry, VLBI (ADS: Refereed Papers)

RemijanTony.jpgAnthony Remijan, Science Staff

    ALMA Support: North American ARC Manager, Splatalogue (www.splatalogue.net)

    Scientific Interests: Astrochemistry, astrobiology, physical and chemical conditions of the interstellar, circumstellar, and cometary media (ADS: Refereed Papers)

SimonRichard2819.jpgRichard Simon, Science staff

    ALMA Support: ALMA Project Planning
    Scientific interests: Searching for Extrasolar Planets (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Katelyn Sevin, NAASC Administrative Assistant

    ALMA Support: Administrative Assistant

StierwaltSabrina Stierwalt, Science staff

    ALMA Support: Science Community outreach, Helpdesk support, ALMA user support.
    Scientific interests: Mltiwavelength observations of the effects of galaxy mergers on star formation and the ISM in the nearby universe. (ADS: Refereed Papers)

Catarina.jpgCatarina Ubach, Staff

sarah.jpegSarah Wood, Staff

    ALMA Support: Data Services Group, Data reduction specialist

vlahakisCatherine Vlahakis, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NA ALMA Telescope Interface and Diagnostics Team Lead
    Scientific interests: The properties of the interstellar medium and star formation in galaxies using (sub)millimeter and radio observations; molecular gas in active radio galaxies; mm/submm interferometry. (ADS: Refereed Papers)

WoottenAl.jpgAl Wootten, Science staff

    ALMA Support: NRAO Assistant Director & North American ALMA Project Scientist
    Scientific Interests: Star formation, structure and chemistry of the interstellar medium in galaxies, circumstellar material (ADS: Refereed Papers)