Astronomy Department Directory

This is the most recent directory for the Astronomy Department at University of Maryland, College Park. Full e-mail addresses are constructed by adding to the entry in the E-mail column. The area code for College Park is (301).

Links to department and personal webpages are provided if those pages exist. Department members who wish to create their pages may follow these instructions.

Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty Lecturers

Adjunct and Visiting Profs Research and Specialized Faculty Postdocs and Faculty Assistants Graduate Students Staff

Student Workers Other

FAX Numbers

Tenured/Tenure-Track Faculty

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
A'Hearn, MichaelDistinguished University Professor Emeritus and Research ProfessormaCSS 1207A405-6076 dept page
Bolatto, AlbertoProfessorbolattoPSC 1158405-1521 dept page
Deming, L. DrakeProfessorddemingPSC 1116405-8053 dept page
Drake, JimDistinguished University
Earl, JamesProfessor Emeritusjearl  dept page
Gezari, SuviAssistant ProfessorsuviPSC 1160405-6651 dept page
Hamilton, DouglasProfessordphamilPSC 1153405-1548 dept page
Harrington, J. PatrickProfessor EmeritusjphCSS 0249 dept page
Harris, AndrewProfessorharrisPSC 1164405-7531 dept page
Leventhal, MarvProfessor Emeritusml  dept page
Miller, M. ColemanProfessor and Graduate Director and CTC DirectormillerPSC 1114405-1037 dept page
Mundy, LeeProfessor and LMA Director and CRESST DirectorlgmCSS 0203405-1529 dept page
Mushotzky, RichardProfessorrichardPSC 1111405-6853 dept page
Papadopoulos, K. DennisProfessorkpCSS 2307405-1526 dept page
Reynolds, ChrisProfessorchrisPSC 1154405-2682 dept page
Richardson, DerekProfessordcrPSC 1112405-8786 dept page
Ricotti, MassimoAssociate ProfessorricottiPSC 1156405-5097 dept page
Sunshine, JessicaProfessor and SBG DirectorjessCSS 1207F405-1045 dept page
Veilleux, SylvainProfessor and Optical DirectorveilleuxPSC 1109405-0282 dept page
Vogel, StuartProfessor and Department ChairvogelPSC 1208D405-2134 dept page


Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Hayes-Gehrke, MelissaPrincipal Lecturer and Undergraduate Director/AdvisoravondalePSC 1208C405-1562 dept page
Miller, BenjaminLecturerbmillerCEN 1217314-9476 dept page
Peel, AlanSenior LecturerpeelCSS 1247405-6647 dept page
Teuben, PeterAssociate Research ScientistteubenCSS 0223405-1540 dept page

Adjunct and Visiting Professors

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Cenko, BradAdjunct Assistant ProfessorbcenkoPSC 1101 dept page
Dwek, EliAdjunct ProfessoredwekNASA GSFC286-6209 dept page
Joncour, IsabelleVisiting Associate ProfessorjoncouriCSS 0207 dept page
Mumma, MikeAdjunct ProfessorNASA GSFC286-6994
Neufeld, DavidVisiting Professorneufeld@jhu.eduCSS 1223 dept page

Research and Specialized Faculty

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
A'Hearn, MichaelDistinguished University Professor Emeritus and Research ProfessormaCSS 1207A405-6076 dept page
Achterberg, RichardAssistant Research ScientistrachterbergNASA GSFC286-1550
Allen, AliceFaculty SpecialistaallenCSS 0231405-8360 dept page
Arnaud, KeithAssociate Research ScientistkaaNASA GSFC286-5857 dept page
Avanov, LevonSenior Research EngineerlavanovNASA GSFC286-8825 dept page
Bai, YanSenior Faculty Specialistybai  dept page
Balachandran, SuchitraAssociate Research Scientistsuchitra  dept page
Barnes, TildenFaculty Specialisttbarnes4CSS 1257405-2081 dept page
Bessho, NaokiVisiting Assistant Research ScientistnbesshoNASA GSFC286-8751 dept page
Bodewits, DennisAssistant Research ScientistdennisCSS 1105405-3733 dept page
Bonnell, JerryVisiting Assistant Research ScientistjbonnellNASA GSFC286-1579 dept page
Bower, DinaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistdbowerNASA GSFC614-5786 dept page
Boyd, PatriciaVisiting Research ScientistpboydPSC 1107286-2550 dept page
Buzulukova, NataliaAssistant Research ScientistnbuzulukovaNASA GSFC286-8961
Caputo, ReginaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistrcaputoNASA GSFC dept page
Carvalho Andrejkovicova, SlavkaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistscarvalhoNASA GSFC614-6585 dept page
Castillo, MarcoFaculty SpecialistmcastilloNASA GSFC286-4492 dept page
Che, HaihongVisiting Assistant Research ScientisthcheNASA GSFC286-5616 dept page
Chen, Li-JenAssociate Research ScientistljchenNASA GSFC286-5358 dept page
Chornay, DennisAssistant Research EngineerdchornayNASA GSFC286-2588 dept page
Connor, HyunjuVisiting Assistant Research ScientisthconnorNASA GSFC286-3802 dept page
Cottini, ValeriaAssistant Research ScientistvcottiniNASA GSFC286-7932 dept page
Edelson, RickVisiting Associate Research Scientistredelson  dept page
Elrod, MeredithAssistant Research EngineermelrodNASA GSFC286-5621 dept page
Eyermann, SarahVisiting Senior Faculty SpecialistseyermannNASA GSFC286-7412 dept page
Farcy, BenjaminFaculty SpecialistbfarcyNASA GSFC dept page
Farnham, TonySenior Research ScientistfarnhamCSS 1207E405-3856 dept page
Feaga, LoriAssociate Research ScientistfeagaCSS 1207C405-1383 dept page
Ferrara, ElizabethAssistant Research ScientisteferraraNASA GSFC286-7057 dept page
Fixsen, DaleResearch ScientistdfixsenNASA GSFC dept page
Gershman, DanielAssistant Research ScientistdgershmanNASA GSFC286-2441 dept page
Giacintucci, SimonaVisiting Assistant Research Scientistsimona  dept page
Golla, ThejappaAssociate Research ScientistthejappaNASA GSFC286-3390 dept page
Grubisic, AndrejAssistant Research ScientistagrubisicNASA GSFC614-6234 dept page
Hewagama, TilakAssistant Research ScientisttilakNASA GSFC286-9130 dept page
Hicks, BrianVisiting Assistant Research ScientistbhicksNASA GSFC286-1927 dept page
Huard, TracyAssistant Research ScientistthuardCSS 0227405-2059 dept page
Hwang, UnaVisiting Assistant Research ScientistuhwangNASA GSFC dept page
Immler, StefanAssociate Research ScientistsimmlerNASA GSFC286-0072 dept page
Iping, RosinaVisiting Associate Research ScientistipingNASA GSFC286-4587 dept page
Jaffe, TheresaVisiting Assistant Research ScientisttjaffeNASA GSFC dept page
Jian, LanAssociate Research ScientistljianNASA GSFC286-3309 dept page
Kalapotharakos, KonstantinosAssistant Research ScientistckalapotharakosNASA GSFC286-7323 dept page
Keek, LaurensVisiting Assistant Research ScientistlkeekNASA GSFC dept page
Kelley, MikeAssociate Research ScientistmskCSS 1207B405-3796 dept page
Knight, MatthewAssociate Research Scientistmmk8aCSS 1104405-2629 dept page
Knudson, ChristineFaculty SpecialistcknudsonNASA GSFC286-3526 dept page
Kolokolova, LudmillaSenior Research ScientistludmillaCSS 1207D405-1539 dept page
Kopparapu, RaviAssistant Research ScientistrkopparapuNASA GSFC286-6245 dept page
Kotsiaros, StavrosVisiting Assistant Research ScientistskotsiarosNASA GSFC286-8241 dept page
Kutyrev, AlexanderAssociate Research ScientistakutyrevNASA GSFC286-2150 dept page
Leamon, RobertVisiting Research ScientistrleamonNASA GSFC286-3011 dept page
Liu, Yi-HsinVisiting Assistant Research ScientistyliuNASA GSFC286-7487 dept page
Livengood, TimAssistant Research ScientisttalivengoodNASA GSFC dept page
Loewenstein, MichaelAssociate Research ScientistmloewensteinNASA GSFC286-3615 dept page
Malhotra, SangeetaVisiting Research ProfessorsmalhotraNASA GSFC dept page
Mattson, BarbVisiting Principal Faculty SpecialistbmattsonNASA GSFC286-1243 dept page
McConnochie, TimAssistant Research Scientistmcconnoc  dept page
McLain, JasonAssistant Research ScientistjmclainNASA GSFC614-6910 dept page
Michell, RobertAssistant Research ScientistrmichellNASA GSFC286-5959 dept page
Milikh, GennadySenior Research ScientistmilikhCSS 2301405-1558 dept page
Miller, NealAssociate Research Professornmiller dept page
Mitchell, SaraVisiting Senior Faculty SpecialistsmitchellNASA GSFC286-4598 dept page
Moiseev, AlexanderResearch ScientistamoiseevNASA GSFC286-5581 dept page
Murphy, KyleVisiting Assistant Research ScientistkmurphyNASA GSFC286-5458 dept page
Nagdimunov, LevFaculty Specialistlnagdi1CSS 1257405-3069 dept page
Olling, RobertVisiting Assistant Research ScientistollingCSS 0235 dept page
Petro, NoahVisiting Assistant Research ScientistpetroCSS 1223405-6218 dept page
Pound, MarcSenior Research ScientistmpoundCSS 0225405-1520 dept page
Protopapa, SilviaAssistant Research ScientistprotopapaCSS 1102405-2579 dept page
Rauch, KevinAssistant Research EngineerrauchCSS 0213405-4967 dept page
Raugh, AnnePrincipal Faculty SpecialistraughCSS 1249405-6855 dept page
Ren, XiaoyuVisting Assistant Research ProfessorxrenCSS 2367 dept page
Requena Torres, MiguelVisiting Assistant Research ScientistmrequenaCSS 0207 dept page
Rhoads, JamesVisiting Research ProfessorjrhoadsNASA GSFC dept page
Richardson, IanAssociate Research ScientistirichardsonNASA GSFC286-3079 dept page
Sage, LeslieVisiting Senior Research ScientistlsagePSC 1101 dept page
Samuelson, RobertPrincipal Faculty SpecialistrsamuelsonNASA GSFC286-5978
Sankar, ShannonVisiting Assistant Research ScientistssankarNASA GSFC dept page
Sasaki, MakotoAssistant Research ScientistmsasakiNASA GSFC286-0998 dept page
Segura, MarciaPrincipal Faculty SpecialistmseguraNASA GSFC286-6805 dept page
Shao, XiAssistant Research ScientistxshcnCSS 2303405-7936 dept page
Shaposhnikov, NikolaiAssistant Research ScientistnshaposhnikovNASA GSFC286-8413 dept page
Share, GeraldVisiting Research ScientistshareCSS 1243 dept page
Sharma, SurjalalSenior Research ScientistsshCSS 2319405-1528 dept page
Shaya, EdwardAssociate Research ScientisteshayaCSS 0247405-2040 dept page
Soobiah, YasirVisiting Assistant Research ScientistysoobiahNASA GSFC dept page
Soong, YangVisiting Research ScientistysoongNASA GSFC286-6318 dept page
Statler, TomResearch ScientisttstatlerNASA HQ358-0272 dept page
Tan, Lun-ChangSenior Faculty SpecialistltanNASA GSFC dept page
Teuben, PeterAssociate Research ScientistteubenCSS 0223405-1540 dept page
Timokhin, AndreyVisiting Assistant Research ScientistatimokhinNASA GSFC433-1642 dept page
Tombesi, FrancescoAssistant Research ScientistftombesiPSC 1120405-3615 dept page
Troja, NoraAssistant Research ScientistnoraCSS 1246 dept page
Tyler, RobertAssistant Research ScientistrtylerNASA GSFC614-6472 dept page
Veach, ToddVisiting Assistant Research ScientisttveachNASA GSFC286-3201 dept page
Warner, ElizabethPrincipal Faculty Specialist and Observatory DirectorwarneremCSS 1251405-6555 dept page
Wellnitz, DennisPrincipal Faculty SpecialistwellnitzCSS 1253405-1546 dept page
Whelley, NicoleFaculty SpecialistnwhelleyNASA GSFC dept page
Whelley, PatrickVisiting Assistant Research ScientistpwhelleyNASA GSFC614-5129 dept page
Wolfire, MarkSenior Research Scientist and Computer Hardware ManagermwolfireCSS 0229405-1538 dept page
Yamaguchi, HiroyaAssistant Research ScientisthyamaguchiNASA GSFC286-3607 dept page
Zeng, XiangzhaoFaculty SpecialistxzzengCSS 2366 dept page

Postdocs and Faculty Assistants

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Blecha, LauraPost-Doctoral Associate (JSI Fellow)lblechaPSC 1122405-6830 dept page
Britt, AmberFaculty AssistantabrittNASA GSFC670-6082 dept page
Dai, Lixin JaneResearch Associate (Physics)ldaiPSC 3129405-3302 dept page
Fang, KePost-Doctoral Associate (JSI Fellow)kefangPSC 1105 dept page
Graham, HeatherPost-Doctoral AssociatehgrahamNASA GSFC614-5490 dept page
Green, DavidFaculty AssistantdamgreenNASA GSFC dept page
Gruesbeck, JacobPost-Doctoral AssociatejgruesbeckNASA GSFC dept page
Gutynska, OlgaPost-Doctoral AssociateogutynskaNASA GSFC286-8436 dept page
Henning, WadePost-Doctoral AssociatewhenningNASA GSFC614-5649 dept page
Kara, ErinPost-Doctoral Associate (Hubble Fellow)ekaraPSC 1105 dept page
Khayat, AlainPost-Doctoral AssociateakhayatNASA GSFC614-5420 dept page
Kim, KyowonPost-Doctoral AssociatekkimNASA GSFC405-9614 dept page
Lynnyk, AndriiPost-Doctoral AssociatealynnykNASA GSFC dept page
Mehrle, NicholasFaculty Assistantnmehrle  dept page
Morsony, BrianPost-Doctoral Associate (TCAN Fellow)morsonyPSC 1120405-3615 dept page
Roth, NathanielPost-Doctoral AssociatenrothPSC 1103 dept page
Shuster, JasonPost-Doctoral AssociatejshusterNASA GSFC286-8943 dept page
Singer, LeoPost-Doctoral AssociatelsingerPSC 1103286-5439 dept page
Tamburo, PatrickFaculty AssistantptamburoNASA GSFC952-3427 dept page
Tsang, DavidPost-Doctoral Associate (CTC Fellow)dtsangPSC 1107 dept page
Vulic, NevenPost-Doctoral AssociatenvulicNASA GSFC661-2111 dept page
Wang, ShanPost-Doctoral AssociateswangNASA GSFC352-4676 dept page
Williams, RossPost-Doctoral AssociaterwilliamsNASA GSFC dept page
Yang, Hsiang-Yi KarenPost-Doctoral Associate (Einstein Fellow)hsyangPSC 1122405-6830 dept page
Yarber, Aara'lFaculty AssistantayarberNASA GSFC600-6310 dept page

Graduate Students

Last, First Title Advisor E-mail Room Phone Website
Afrin Badhan, Mahmuda Graduate Student D.Deming afrin20m PSC 1260 405-2339  dept page
Ballouz, Ronald Graduate Student Richardson rballouz CSS 1259 405-2967  dept page
Betancourt-Martinez, Gabriele Graduate Student Reynolds gabriele CSS 1229  dept page
Cunningham, Virginia Graduate Student vcunning PSC 1248  dept page
Dhabal, Arnab Graduate Student Mundy adhabal PSC 1260  dept page
Frederick, Sara Graduate Student sfrederick PSC 1238  dept page
Gatkine, Pradip Graduate Student Veilleux pgatkine PSC 1248  dept page
Hartley, Blake Graduate Student Ricotti bth PSC 1238  dept page
He, Chongchong Graduate Student chongchong PSC 1238  dept page
Hogg, J. Drew Graduate Student Reynolds drewhogg CSS 1241  dept page
Holt, Carrie Graduate Student carrieholt PSC 1260  dept page
Hung, Tiara Graduate Student Gezari tiarahung CSS 1235  dept page
Lenkic, Laura Graduate Student llenkic PSC 1248  dept page
Levy, Rebecca Graduate Student rlevy PSC 1260  dept page
Li, Jialu Graduate Student jialu PSC 1248  dept page
Liu, Tingting Graduate Student Gezari tingting CSS 1231  dept page
Liu, Weizhe Graduate Student lwz PSC 1260  dept page
Louie, Dana Graduate Student Deming danalouie CSS 1239  dept page
McAdam, Maggie Graduate Student Sunshine mmcadam CSS 1259  dept page
Rimlinger, Thomas Graduate Student Hamilton rimlinger PSC 1248  dept page
Roberg-Clark, Gareth Graduate Affiliate Reynolds gareth CSS 1239  dept page
Rogoszinski, Zeeve Graduate Student Hamilton zero PSC 1248  dept page
Sheppard, Kyle Graduate Student D. Deming ksheppard PSC 1248  dept page
Smith, Krista Graduate Student Mushotzky klsmith CSS 1229  dept page
Smith, Robyn Graduate Student rnsmith PSC 1238  dept page
Steele, Amy Graduate Student asteele CSS 1260  dept page
Stone, Myra Graduate Student Veilleux mjstone PSC 1235  dept page
Tarantino, Elizabeth Graduate Student ejtino PSC 1238  dept page
Taylor, Corbin Graduate Student Reynolds cjtaylor PSC 1238  dept page
VanLandingham, Johnny Graduate Student Miller jvanland CSS 1237  dept page
Wang, Qian Graduate Student Mushotzky qw CSS 0257  dept page
Wilkins, Ashlee Graduate Student D.Deming awilkins CSS 1229  dept page


Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone Website
Cortes, LuisaBusiness ManagerlcortesmPSC 1121405-1542 dept page
Hansborough, BarbaraCoordinatorbarbarahPSC 1208405-1508 dept page
Holdridge, DavidCRESST Program DirectordvhNASA GSFC286-7583 dept page
Kimbrell, DorindaDirector of Administrative ServiceskimbrellPSC 1125405-1511 dept page
Lehr, SusanProgram Management SpecialistlehrPSC 1117405-1507 dept page
McKenzie, EricAssociate DirectorericPSC 1208F405-1512 dept page
Newman, AdrienneCoordinatoranewman1PSC 1115405-7123 dept page
Phillips, Mary AnnCoordinatormaryannPSC 1208E405-1505 dept page
Rowe, NatalieBusiness ManagernarowePSC 1119405-1560 dept page
Sebok, WilliamComputer Software ManagerwlsCSS 0245405-1549 dept page
Susanto, Y. MonaBusiness ManagerysusantoPSC 1123405-6882 dept page
Vogel, StuartProfessor and Department ChairvogelPSC 1208D405-2134 dept page
Wolfire, MarkSenior Research Scientist and Computer Hardware ManagermwolfireCSS 0229405-1538 dept page

Student Workers

Last, First Title E-mail Room Phone
Anthony, NathanTeaching Assistantnanthony@umd.eduCSS 1224
Brady, MatthewTeaching Assistantmjb117@umd.eduCSS 1224
Carroll, DevinTeaching Assistantdcarrol1@umd.eduCSS 1224
Chowdhary, NimartaTeaching Assistantnimarta@umd.eduCSS 1224
DeMartini, JoeTeaching Assistantjdema@umd.eduCSS 1224
Engle, AnnaTeaching AssistantaengleCSS 1224
Garhart, EmilyTeaching Assistantegarhart@terpmail.umd.eduCSS 1224
Gatland, ZacharyTeaching Assistantzgatland@umd.eduCSS 1224
Gottilla, VeronicaStudent Office Assistantveronicagottilla@aol.comPSC 1113405-3001
Hirsch, BenjaminTeaching AssistantCSS
Knell, JamesTeaching Assistantjknell@terpmail.umd.eduCSS 1224
Koester, KenTeaching Assistantkkoester@umd.eduCSS 1224
Mishra, DevashishStudent Assistantdmishra@umd.eduCSS
Moss, MikeTeaching Assistantmmoss1@umd.eduCSS 0253
Olson, HannahTeaching Assistantholson@umd.eduCSS 0253
Piparaiya, PrakritiGraduate Administrative Assistantprakriti@umd.eduPSC 1113405-3001
Rust, MeganStudent Office Assistantmrust@umd.eduPSC 1113405-3001
Schwartzman, EmmaTeaching Assistantesch44@umd.eduCSS 1224
Shpiece, JacobTeaching Assistantjshpiece@umd.eduCSS 1224
Varakian, MatthewTeaching Assistantmvarakia@terpmail.umd.eduCSS 1224


Location Room Phone
Conference Room 1PSC 1136405-4068
Conference Room 2PSC 1148405-6540
Conference Room 3CSS 1250
Conference Room 4PSC 1204
High-Frequency LabCSS 1228/30
LMA Computer RoomCSS 0220
LMA OfficeCSS 0205
Mail RoomPSC 1113405-3001
Main Visitor's OfficePSC 1127
Observatory (department use only)Metzerott Rd935-4705
Observatory Information405-6555
Small Bodies Group OfficeCSS 1207405-5024
Uco van Wijk LibraryCSS 0246
Undergraduate Interaction RoomCSS 1220
Visualization LabPSC 1244405-4505

FAX Numbers

Location Room FAX
Mail Room FaxPSC 1113314-9067
Space Physics FaxCSS 2309405-2929

Phone database revision date: 2017-4-25
This page was automatically updated on 27-Apr-2017.