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First AAS Fellows include ASD Scientists

02.28.2020
The Fellows program of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), the major organization of professional astronomers in North America, was established in 2019 to honor members for their contributions toward the AAS mission of enhancing and sharing humanity's scientific understanding of the universe. The following members of ASD were honored among the first group of AAS Fellows, announced Feb. 25:

Edward Cheng
Alice Harding
Sangeeta Malhotra
Maxim Markevitch
John Mather
William Pence
Tod Strohmayer
Jean Hebb Swank
Kimberly Weaver
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The Office of Scientific Computing designs, develops, and implements the computer systems required to process and analyze astrophysical data at the Astrophysics Science Division. The office supervises and performs the processing of all data through the final analysis phases. It manages all aspects of the Division's computer processing and serves as the focal point for all computer related matters, including information technology security. The office develops requirements for and monitors performance of all contracts for programming and data processing support services.

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