Barbara A. Whitney
I am an astronomer working at the Space
Science Institute (SSI). SSI is located in Boulder, CO,
live and work in Madison, WI. I also work at the University of
Wisconsin. Here's a picture illustrating my two
outdoor activities last winter (okay I can see this is out of date
(bicycling and snow shoveling)
Here's an artist's rendition of our Galaxy:
for more description and downloadable images.
grid (20,000 models! * 10 viewing angles * 50
= 10 million SEDs)
Monte Carlo radiation transfer codes available here.
survey of our Galactic Plane
completing the Spitzer survey of the Galactic Plane
SAGE, an infrared survey of
study of thousands of forming stars; here's a pretty
Refereed publication list from the Astrophysics
Older stuff but kinda fun
My previous obsession.
My current obsession.
Older stuff but kind of fun
Walks in the neighborhood