2014 CTIO Summer Student Interns

The 2014 REU/PIA Student Program

Student &Institution   Project Title

Sarah Burkhart (REU)

Arizona State University

Percy Gomez

An Investigation into the Dynamics in Abell 3827

John Farmer (REU)

Clemson University 

Kathy Vivas

Searching for Kinematic Sub-structures in the Halo of the Milky Way using RR Lyrae Stars

Joshua Frechem (REU)

Old Dominion University 

Peter Pessev

NIR Spectra of AGNs taken with FSpec

Shane Loeffler (REU)

University of Minnesota Duluth

Catherine Kaleida

Comparing Stellar Population of Galaxies across the Hubble Sequence: Reduction of ISPI Near-Infrared Images

V. D. Margot Paez (REU)

University of California, Los Angeles

Blair Conn

Measuring Photometric Completeness: A New Approach

Blake Pantoja (REU)

University of Louisville 

Djazia Ladjal

3D versus 1D Radiative Transfer Modeling of Planetary Nebulae

Alexander Contreras (PIA)

Universidad de Valparaíso

César Briceño

Near-IR Variability in Young Low-mass Stars and Brown Dwarfs

Piera Soto (PIA)

Universidad de La Serena

David James Characterizing the Stellar Content of the Young Open Cluster Blanco1
 
Vaishali Parkash

Union College Term Abroad Student

Catherine Kaleida
 
Comparing Stellar Population of Galaxies across the Hubble Sequence: Reduction of PISCES Near-Infrared Images