Exoplanets / Planetary Astrophysics
Engineering Physics I
Keck Planet Hunter Training
Keck Planet Hunter Training, 2019
Teo Mocnik and I led an observer training bootcamp for graduate students. Students learned how to use the Keck telescope with the HIRES instrument to characterize and discover planets around other stars. Left to Right: M. Hill, M. Rice, J. Van Zandt, S. Giacalone, T. Mocnik, L. Weiss. Keck Visiting Scientist Quarters, Waimea (Kamuela), HI, November 2019.
Maunakea at Sunrise
Three telescopes (left to right: Keck II, Keck I, and Subaru) sit below the Maunakea summit. At the time of this photograph, our bootcamp students were using Keck I to search for planets around nearby bright stars. November 2019.