George Becker

Office: Pierce Hall
Email: george.becker-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: Intergalactic Medium; Reionization; First stars and galaxies; Chemical enrichment; Dark matter; Quasar absorption lines; Spectroscopy


Gabriela Canalizo

Office: Pierce 2100B
Telephone: 951-827-5310
Email: gabriela.canalizo-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: Observational Extragalactic Astrophysics, Active Galactic Nuclei, Quasar host galaxies and their environments, Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies (ULIRGs), Galaxy interactions and mergers, Modeling stellar populations, Old galaxies at high redshift, Adaptive Optics

Bahram Mobasher

Office: Pierce 2100A
Telephone: 951-827-7190
Email: mobasher-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: Observational astronomy, High-redshift galaxies

Naveen Reddy

Office: Pierce 2134B
Telephone: 951-827-3492
Email: naveen.reddy-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: Galaxy formation and evolution, multi-wavelength star formation indicators, stellar populations and dust properties of high redshift galaxies, and the connection between galaxies and the inter-galactic medium

Laura Sales

(arriving January 2015)

Research Interests: Galaxy formation and evolution; Numerical simulations and Computational astrophysics; Galaxy structure; Dwarf galaxies; Local Group cosmology; ISM physics; Early Universe

Brian Siana

Office: Pierce 2144A
Telephone: 951-827-5117
Email: brian.siana-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: High redshift star formation, feedback and metal enrichment in low-mass galaxies in the early universe, the reionization of hydrogen and helium in the intergalactic medium, low metallicity stellar evolution, black hole accretion census. 

Gillian Wilson

Office: Pierce 2112A
Telephone: 951-827-6274
Email: gillian.wilson-at-ucr.edu

Research Interests: Galaxy clusters and mapping dark matter, Observational cosmology, Dark energy, 1 < z < 2 clusters of galaxies, Galaxy evolution, Structure formation, Extremely Red Objects, Weak gravitational lensing, Spitzer Space Telescope infrared studies

Allen Zych (Emeritus)

Office:Physics 3047
Alt: Phone: 951-827-5642
Email: zych-at-citrus.ucr.edu

Research Interests: Space physics, Atmospheric and solar neutron sources, Celestial gamma-ray sources