|Me, me, me!||Here is my current contact information, and our blog about the move to Sydney and back.|
|The story so far:|
|I study neutron stars: the embers of dead stars, more massive than our Sun, as tiny as your favorite small place (Ithaca, Socorro, Manhattan? 10 miles or so across), spinning up to hundreds of times every second, and sometimes more predictable than our very best clocks ...|
Here are some of the telescopes I have used.|
||The work we do.|
preprints, scientific memos and conference proceedings.|
All the important stuff is here, including my CV in PDF.
ultra-high velocity pulsar B1508+55 is escaping our Galaxy at over
Read the press release text here (also archived at NRAO).
|Pulsar Astrometry, including a list of
all known neutron star parallaxes.
North American Nanohertz Observatory for Gravitational waves.
|The intriguing Guitar Nebula:
images and more.|
|Looking for something? Shared
material for collaborators.|
| I put together an
unofficial Cornell letterhead LaTeX
template that complies with the official Cornell style guide.
||Taken at various times and places, occasionally
scanned in back in the days of film. |
|New Mexico: Photographs from 1998-1999, when I lived in Socorro.|
|Puerto Rico: Ten astronomers take a couple of days off in a lush tropical paradise.|
|Tennessee: The Smoky Mountains,
or "What I did for New Year's Eve, 1999-2000."
from a week in Crete and a day in Athens.
of the various telsecopes our group uses, from trips out to the sites.
|China: Photographs from my trip to Beijing for the COSPAR meeting, July 2006.
Sydney: We moved to
Sydney in August 2006, and came back to Ithaca in March 2009. You
really should be looking
at our blog for
|Ephemera: Watch Shami wipe out while cross-country skiing!|
||Other people, other places.|
|Ithaca is a small town with an
attitude and a weather problem. |
But as the bumper sticker says, "Ithaca is Gorges," and who am I to complain?
|The Graduate Student's Guide to
(Originally put together by yours truly, along with the other astro grad students.)
|Check out a live
view of the Cornell campus:|
The pumpkin is long gone, but sunset over Cayuga lake is truly beautiful!
Meghan is a painter and graphic
brother designs analog circuits.
Digital rights and freedom for all: support the
Electronic Frontier Foundation.
And my page wouldn't be complete without a Calvin and Hobbes link!
Last modified: 15 July 2015.