Michael Faison

Faculty | Biography

Michael Faison

Lecturer, Director of Leitner Family Observatory at Yale

Past Courses Taught

Astronomy 110: Planets and Stars
Astronomy 120: Galaxies and the Universe
Astronomy 135: Archaeoastronomy
Astronomy 155: Introduction to Astronomical Observing
Astronomy 385/585: Introduction to Radio Astronomy

Research Interests

  • Interstellar Medium structure and dynamics
  • Very Long Baseline Interferometry
  • Using small telescopes for undergraduate research and education
  • Using digital planetarium systems for undergraduate education

Public Lectures

Information on my public lectures

Image Credits: (header) Michelle Buxton

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Department of Astronomy
Yale University
P.O. Box 208101
New Haven, CT 06520-8101


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J. W. Gibbs Laboratory
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New Haven, CT 06511, USA

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