Shelley’s research focus on developing innovative astronomical
instrumentation and observations using some of the world's
largest optical telescopes. Shelley is the PI of the CASS
Optical and Infrared Laboratory.
Andrea has previous experience in Cosmic Microwave Background
data analysis and has a strong expertise in High Performance
Computing and software development in Python, he joined the
team to help develop the IRIS Data Reduction System.
Saavidra is interested in optical atmospheric turbulence
characterisation and correction techniques for the purpose of
astronomy. Currently, she is working on the pyramid wavefront
sensor for the Gemini Planet Imager upgrade.
Maren is a 6th year graduate student interested in how star
forming regions evolve with and influence their host galaxies over
cosmic time. She is leading a detailed study of the conditions in
local star forming regions using Keck KCWI and investigating the
scaling relationships of local and distant star forming regions.
Maren is also working on astronomical instrumentation with Keck
Sanchit is a 5th year graduate student from India interested in
galaxy formation. Sanchit is using Keck KCWI data to explore the
circumgalactic medium of distant quasar. He also has experience
working on the Apollo Project.