Cool Star Lab Undergraduates Present Research at Research Symposium


Undergraduate researchers in the Cool Star Lab presented their year’s work on May 28th, during the UCSD Faculty Mentor Program Undergraduate Research Symposium. This was the first Symposium to feature poster presentations by undergraduates.

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Aisha Iyer Presents Research on TWA 30AB at American Physical Society Meeting

IMG_0256Aisha Iyer, an undergraduate researcher in the Cool Star Lab, attended the April 2014 American Physics Society Meeting in Savannah, GA, to present a poster on her research: Spitzer monitoring observations of TWA 30AB.  She was the recipient of an APS FPD Scholar Travel Award and supported by the UCSD Physics Department for her trip. Here’s what Aisha had to say about the experience:

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Aishwarya Iyer selected for Caltech SURF Program


Congratulations to undergraduate researcher Aishwarya Iyer, who has been selected to participate in the Caltech Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) program this coming summer.  Aisha, who is analyzing Spitzer monitoring images of the TWA 30AB system, will be working with Dr. Pieter Deroo at the Jet Propulsion Laboratory on Systematically exploring new worlds around other stars with NESSI.