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Kyle Sheppard Name: Kyle Sheppard
Title: Graduate Student
Room: PSC 1248
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E-mail: ksheppard
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Kyle Sheppard is a second year PhD student who received his Distinguished B.A. in Astronomy-Physics from the University of Virginia in 2015. He currently works on characterizing hot Jupiter atmospheres using data from Hubble's WFC3 instrument with his advisors, Dr. Drake Deming (UMD) and Dr. Avi Mandell (NASA-GSFC).

Selected Publications:

Deming, D., Sheppard K., "Spectral Resolution-linked Bias in Transit Spectroscopy of Extrasolar Planets". 2017, ApJL, 841, L3

Arxiv link: https://arxiv.org/abs/1705.00625


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