Marshall D. Perrin

Associate Astronomer

JWST Wavefront Control Operations Lead
Gemini Planet Imager Data Analysis Team Lead
STScI Extrasolar Planetary Systems & High Contrast Imaging Group co-lead
STScI Russell B. Makidon Optics Lab co-founder

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I use high contrast imaging from both ground and space to study young stars, circumstellar disks, and extrasolar planets.


I am a member of the Telescopes group at STScI, working on issues of wavefront control, optical modeling, and high contrast imaging in support of the James Webb Space Telescope.

Caution, this page is somewhat out of date; last edited substantially in circa 2015...

Current research projects include:

There are opportunities for undergraduate or graduate students to get involved with any of the above projects (and more); please let me know if you're interested!

Here's my CV and Ph.D. thesis. For publications, software, and other distractions, follow the links at left.




Last modified on 2013 May 28