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Karl Gordon Biography

Karl Gordon
Associate Astronomer w/Tenure
kgordon@stsci.edu
Phone: (410) 338-5031
Office: P637
URL: http://www.stsci.edu/~kgordon

Science Interests
Interstellar dust in the Milky Way and nearby galaxies; Understanding the full range of dust properties and how they vary with environment (e.g., dust formation and effects of nearby star formation on dust); Dusty radiative transfer and dust emission in arbitrary 3D geometries (e.g., clumpy dust) of stars, gas, and dust (DIRTY model); Infrared instrumentation, specifically operations, data reduction, and calibration.

Karl Gordon