Kenneth H. Nordsieck                                                     

Emeritus Professor of Astronomy

Ph.D., University of California-Santa Cruz, 1972


Research Interests:

Instrumental, observational, and analytical applications of astronomical polarimetry; optical studies of stellar envelopes and the polarization that arises from scattering by interstellar dust.


           Space Astronomy Laboratory


           Pine Bluff Observatory


           WISP The Wide-field Imaging Survey Polarimeter


           FUSP The Far-Ultraviolet SpectroPolarimeter


           HPOL The WIYN/PBO Spectropolarimeter


           SALT/ PFIS The Southern African Large Telescope/ Prime Focus Imaging Spectrograph