Name: Reichart, Dan
Title: Bowman and Gordon Gray Professor
Contact
Office: 245 Phillips
Email: reichart@physics.unc.edu
Phone: (919) 962-5310
Web page: http://www.facebook.com/SkynetRTN
Background
EDUCATION University of Chicago, Ph.D. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 2000 University of Chicago, M.S. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 1998 Pennsylvania State University, B.S. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 1996 Pennsylvania State University, B.S. Physics, 1996 Pennsylvania State University, B.S. Mathematics, 1996 Pennsylvania State University, Minor History, 1996 EMPLOYMENT University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bowman and Gordon Gray Professor, 2012- University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Bowman and Gordon Gray Associate Professor, 2010-2012 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Associate Professor, 2007-2010 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Assistant Professor, 2002-2007 California Institute of Technology, Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow, 2000-2002 Carnegie Mellon University, Visiting Research Associate, 2000 University of Chicago, Research and Teaching Assistant, 1996-2000 Pennsylvania State University, Research Assistant, 1991-1996 OTHER Director of the Skynet Robotic Telescope Network, 2005- Director of the Panchromatic Robotic Optical Monitoring and Polarimetry Telescopes (PROMPT), 2004- Director of Morehead Observatory, 2008-
Research

Currently: robotic telescopes, optical and radio; genetic algorithm-based model fitting; image processing and measurement algorithms; gamma-ray bursts; introductory astronomy education

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