Marilyn Meade Home Page
I worked at the University of Wisconsin Astronomy Department's Space Astronomy Laboratory since August 9, 1971.
I retired August 10, 2016 but continue to work on Spitzer Space Telescope data processing.
FUSE The Far Ultraviolet Spectroscopic Explorer,
a satellite exploring the universe in high resolution spectroscopy in the far ultraviolet spectral
Wisconsin Ultraviolet Photo-Polarimeter Experiment (WUPPE) a Space Shuttle based experiment that has flown on two NASA missions, ASTRO-1 in 1990, and ASTRO-2 in 1995.
|Pine Bluff Observatory (PBO) a teaching and research observatory located near Madison, WI.|
|International Ultraviolet Explorer (IUE) Launched in January 1978, IUE has taken ultraviolet spectra of thousands of objects.|
|Orbiting Astronomical Observatory (OAO-2) The first astronomical observatory in space (1968 -1973), OAO-2 obtained ultraviolet spectra & photometry of planets, comets, stars, globular clusters & galaxies for the first time.|
|High Speed Photometer (HSP) one of the original five instruments on the Hubble Space Telescope.|
|Goddard High Resolution Spectrograph (GHRS) Hubble Space Telescope.|
|Wide-field Imaging Survey Polarimeter (WISP) a sounding rocket experiment.|
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January 14, 2017