Bill Janesh

Instructor of Astronomy

Sears 560

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Degree: Ph.D. in Astronomy, Indiana University, 2018

Bill Janesh’s research interests include faint dwarf galaxies in the local Universe and their stellar populations, how dwarf galaxies interact with large galaxies in the Local Group, and using computational methods to make astronomical data analysis more accessible and efficient. Major projects include a search for new dwarf galaxies in nearby clouds of hydrogen gas and a study of the star streams in the outskirts of the Milky Way.