Stars and Stellar Evolution

Xuening Bai

Xuening Bai

Lecturer / ITC Research Associate

Research Interests:

  • Planet formation: gas dynamics, chemistry and evolution of protoplanetary disks, dust dynamics and transport, planetesimal …
Institute for Theory and Computation
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden St., MS-51, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
Office: P-216

p: Phone: (+1) 617-496-7906
David Charbonneau

David Charbonneau

Professor of Astronomy
Harvard College Professor

 

Research Interests: Detection and characterization of extrasolar planets, with the goal of studying inhabited worlds. In pursuit of this goal I also pursue novel ground-based and space-based instrumentation, and studies of stellar astrophysics.

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street MS-16
Cambridge, MA 02138

Phone: 617 496 6515
p: (617) 495-3752
Karin Öberg

Karin Öberg

Assistant Professor of Astronomy

Research Interests:  Astrochemistry and its impact on planet formation, including the compositions of nascent planets. These topics are addressed using a combination of laboratory ice experiments, spatially and spectrally resolved millimeter observations, and theory.

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617)495-3752