Pia Denzmore 2005 Summer Research

Pia M Denzmore

REU program-Summer 2005
Univ. of Wisconsin - Madison
Madison, WI 53706


Advisor: Dr. Barbara Whitney





Why study RCW 106?

H II Regions and Molecular Jets

Star Formation in RCW 106

My Summer 2004 Research Project

Research projects of other REU students


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Useful links

Some of the following links are very useful for looking up info on UNIX, web page making, astrophysical data and journals.

SIMBAD (Stellar database)

NED (Extragalactic database)

UNIX tutorial


Web page basics

NASA Astrophysics Data Service

UW-Madison Astronomy Department

National Science Foundation

Astronomy Picture of the Day

My Wisconsin homepage

Spitzer Space Telescope

Barb Whitney's Site