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Astr111 Photography Projects
Spring 2011

Students in Astr111: The Solar System used the Calvin-Rehoboth Robotic Telescope in New Mexico for the images in this project. Each student made an observing plan, requesting up to 20 minutes of data on their target. (This might be images in different colors to make a full color picture, images at one color to get a more sensitive image, or images at different positions to make a mosaic image.) Once the data were taken, students performed all the calibration steps to make their final image, and wrote a description.

Below is a list of student projects. These include images of star clusters, nebulae, galaxies, and Saturn. Click on any link below to see a full image with description. You can then page from one full image to the next with the "Forward" and "Back" arrows at the top of the image pages.

Anne Banyai, M81 (NGC 3031), Galaxy
Eun-Sub Cho, NGC 2264, Open Cluster
Ryan Cook, NGC 3242, Planetary Nebula
Noah Damoose, M51, Galaxy
Barb Eysenbach, NGC2685, Galaxy
Greg Gorham, M16, Star Formation Cloud
Jess Hendriksma, NGC 2392 (Clownface), Planetary Nebula
Lisa Heyer, M97, Planetary Nebula
Kaitlin Huissen, M96, Galaxy
Kyle Jasperse, Antares and NGC 6144, Star and Globular Cluster
Evan Jewell, M47, Open Cluster
HwaPyeong Kim, NGC2403, Galaxy
Jordan Kirby, M104, Galaxy
Rebekah Kreischer, M82, Galaxy
Brittany Lally, NGC2024, Emission Nebula
Charles Lapastora, M16 (Eagle Nebula) , Emission Nebula
Karl Larsen, M83, Galaxy
Patrick Leugs, M97, Planetary Nebula
James Los, M20 (Trifid Nebula), Emission Nebula
Chad McIntosh, M76, Planetary Nebula
Sam Mindes, Saturn, Planet
Eugene Park, M13, Globular Cluster
Lauren Pastoor, M3, Globular Cluster
Ray Petersen, NGC4565, Galaxy
David Rauwerda, M50, Open Cluster
Marie Ross, M5, Globular Cluster
Tyler Slamkowski, NGC 2392 (Clownface Nebula), Planetary Nebula
Stephanie Slotsema, NGC 2264, Emission Nebula
Erin Tubbergen, M100, Galaxy
Kayla Vanderburgh, M13, Globular Cluster
Michael Vriezema, M1, Supernova Remnant
Alex Westenbroek, NGC 6514 (Trifid), Reflection Nebula
Cassie Westrate, M101, Galaxy

 

 

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