Associates

Name Contact Research
Abedin Y. Abedin
Postdoctoral Fellow
NRC Herzberg

abedin.y.abedin@gmail.com

Small body dynamics, collisional evolution of bodies in the Trans-Neptunian region
Robert Andrassy
Postdoctoral Fellow
UVic Physics & Astronomy

Elliott 412
250-721-8655

Stellar astrophysics

Celia Blain
Post-doctoral Fellow
UVic Mechanical Engineering

David Bohlender
Principal Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

Room 135, DAO
250-363-0025

Stellar spectroscopy; peculiar stars; exoplanet hosts,
diffuse interstellar bands
Stephanie Cote
Senior Astronomer
NRC Herzberg

Room 403, DAO 250-363-0026

Dwarf galaxies; galaxy formation & evolution
Timothy Davidge
Astronomer, Principal Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

Room 404, DAO
250-363-0047

Galaxy evolution; instrumentation
Barry Davids
Scientist
TRIUMF

ISAC-II Room 140
604-222-7396

Nuclear astrophysics and structure
Austin Davis
Research Assistant
UVic Physics & Astronomy

Elliott 413
250-721-8656
adavis@uvic.ca

Pavel Denisenkov
Senior Research Associate
UVic Physics & Astronomy

Elliott 210
250-721-7739

Stellar evolution; nuclear astrophysics

Nicholas Esker
Post-doctoral Fellow
TRIUMF

neesker@triumf.ca

Darren Erickson
Project Engineer
NRC Herzberg

Room 255, DAO
250-363-3230

Astronomical instrumentation

Séverin Gaudet
Software Project Manager
NRC Herzberg

Room 138, DAO
250-363-0074

Data management, data interoperability, data-intensive computing environments
Stephen Gwyn
Data Specialist
NRC Herzberg

Room 139, DAO
250-363-3136

Image processing techniques

Vincent Hénault-Brunet
Plaskett Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 323, DAO
250-483-7992
Vincent.Henault-Brunet@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Globular clusters, stellar dynamics, stellar populations, binary stars

Glen Herriot
Systems Engineer
NRC Herzberg

Room 364, DAO
250-363-0073

TMT NFIRAOS
Jim Hesser
Emeritus Director, DAO
NRC Herzberg

Room 406, DAO
250-363-0007

Stellar populations, education & public outreach, observatory development, operations and governance
Frank Jiang
NRC Herzberg
Radio telescope design; millimeter technologies

Chervin Laporte
Postdoctoral Fellow
UVic Physics and Astronomy

Elliott 413
250-721-866656
cfpl@uvic.ca
Galaxy Formation, the Milky Way, Galactic Dynamics

Olivier Lardiere
NRC Herzberg

Astronomical instrumentation
Samantha Lawler
Plaskett Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 311, DAO
250-363-3012

Disk-planet dynamics
Sungsoon Lim
Post-doctoral Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 314, DAO
250-363-8103 sungsoon.lim@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Star clusters, dwarf galaxies, stellar population, galaxy evolution
Lisa Locke
Research Associate
NRC Herzberg

Room 205, DAO
250-363-3229

Cryogenic receivers; millimeter technologies, antennas
Andrew MacRae
Senior Lab Instructor
UVic Physics and Astronomy

Elliott 113
250-721-7708

Quantum optics, atomic physics, quantum information

Henry Ngo
Plaskett Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 309, DAO
250-363-6916

Exoplanets, direct imaging, coronagraphic surveys, hot Jupiters, planet formation, binary stars

John Ouellette
Operations Manager CADC
NRC Herzberg

Room 155, DAO
250-363-3037

Stellar astrophysics, astronomy data services, data centre operations
John Pazder
Optical Team Leader
NRC Herzberg

250-363-0058

Advanced optics
Tim Robishaw
Astronomer 
NRC DRAO

Room 222, DRAO
250-497-2350

Observational astronomy, microwave spectropolarimetry, interstellar magnetism

Joel Roediger
Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

Room 312, DAO
250-363-0071

Galaxy evolution, stellar populations, galaxy clusters, globular clusters
Michael Rupen
Director, DRAO
NRC DRAO

DRAO
250 497-2307

White dwarf & X-ray binaries, variable sources, nearby galaxies, radio interferometry

Gerald Schieven
Senior Research Officer, Millimetre Astronomy Group Leader
NRC Herzberg

Room 313, DAO
250-363-6919
Gerald.Schieven

Star & planet formation, debris disks, interstellar medium
Eric Steinbring
Senior Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

250-363-3452

High-res imaging; galaxy evolution & quasars
Jeremy Tatum
Professor (retired)
UVic Physics & Astronomy

Elliott 108
250-721-7703

Molecular Spectroscopy
Hossen Teimoorinia
Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

Room 159, DAO
Hossen.Teimoorinia@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Machine Learning
Guillaume Thomas
Post-doctoral Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 322, DAO
250-363-0009
Guillaume.Thomas@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Galactic dynamics, galactic archeology
Nienke van der Marel
Post-doctoral Fellow
NRC Herzberg

Room 324, DAO
250-363-3247
astro@nienkevandermarel.com

Planet formation; Protoplanetary disks; Millimeter interferometry; Astrochemistry; Exoplanets; Direct imaging
Bruce Veidt
Antenna engineer
NRC DRAO

Room 212, DRAO
250-497-2348
bruce.veidt@nrc-cnrc.gc.ca

Radio telescopes, phased-array feeds, wide-band antennas, low-noise amplifiers
Chris Willott
Senior Research Officer
NRC Herzberg

Room 154, DAO
250-363-8368

Quasars; galaxy evolution; supermassive black holes

Joanna Woo
Post-doctoral Fellow
UVic Physics and Astronomy

Elliott 412
250-721-8655

Stephenson Yang
UVic Physics & Astronomy
Bob Wright A117
250-853-3695
Precise radial velocities; variable stars