The Arecibo Legacy Fast ALFA Survey

Undergraduate ALFALFA Team

Summer 2012 Research Page

Sixteen undergraduate students are participating in ALFALFA research projects during Summer 2012! Check out links below.

School AdviserStudent(s) Project(s)
Hartwick College Parker Troischt Nathan Nichols '14
Further Analysis of HI Sources: Reducing and Analyzing L-Band Wide Follow-up Observations and Comparing LBW with ALFALFA Survey Data
Lafayette Lyle Hoffman Jeremy Schwed '14 Measuring Large Angular Extent Galaxies in ALFALFA
Macalester College John Cannon Ian Cave '13
Elijah Bernstein-Cooper '13
Melissa Marshall '14
Samilee Moody '13
Distances of the SHIELD Galaxies from HST Imaging (Ian)
EVLA Imaging of a New Local Group Galaxy Discovered by ALFALFA (Elijah)
Stellar Masses of the SHIELD Galaxies from Spitzer Imaging (Melissa)
Star Formation Rates of SHIELD Galaxies (Samilee)
St. Lawrence Aileen O'Donoghue Steven Goldman '13 Membership Studies of Zwicky Cluster 1400+0949
Siena Rose Finn Jillian Collins '15
Gary LaMountain '15
Amy McCann '13
The Local Cluster Survey
Skidmore Mary Crone Odekon Brian Dowe '13
Pauline Searles '15
Fitting the Schechter Function to HI Masses in Groups
Union Becky Koopmann Rachel Almodovar '15
Halley Darling '13
Lucas Viani '14
ALFALFA and HI in Groups of Galaxies (Rachel)
A Comparison of Halpha and Spectral Star Formation Rates of Galaxies in the NGC 5846 Group (Halley) Using Halpha Imaging to Analyze Star Formation in the NGC 5846 Group of Galaxies (Lucas)
U. Wisconsin Stevens Point Adriana Durbula Jesse Watson '13 Reduction of Hα Images of Groups and Clusters of Galaxies in the Context of the ALFALFA Undergraduate Project

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