Steve Hawley

Professor of Physics & Astronomy
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(Ph.D., University of California, Santa Cruz) Dr. Hawley's research interests are in two distinct disciplines. In astronomy and astrophysics he does spectrophotometry of gaseous nebulae and active galaxies. He uses emission line strengths to determine chemical abundances and other properties of astrophysical interest. He is also interested in issues associated with human spaceflight, the history of the space shuttle program and the development and operation of telescopes in space, including on the Moon.

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