Dr. Michael Dunham
Dr. Michael Dunham, Ph.D.
Houghton Hall 140 Houghton Hall
Ph.D., The University of Texas at Austin
M.A., The University of Texas at Austin
B.S., University of Rochester
Dr. Michael M. Dunham is an assistant professor in the physics department at Fredonia. He holds a Ph.D. and M.A. in astronomy from the University of Texas at Austin, and a B.S. in physics and astronomy from the University of Rochester. Prior to joining the Fredonia faculty in 2016, he spent three years as a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Astronomy at Yale University, and three years as a Submillimeter Array Postdoctoral Fellow at the Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics. His research interests are in the physical processes responsible for the formation of stars and planets, and he has co-authored over 100 publications in peer-reviewed astronomy journals.
Awards and Honors
- William T. and Charlotte N. Hagan Young Scholar/Artist Award, State University of New York at Fredonia (2020).
Contracts, Grants and Sponsored Programs
- "Quantitative Calibration of the Fredonia Observatory," N/A (2020).
- "Extended Calibration of the Fredonia Observatory," N/A (2019).
- "Calibration of the Fredonia Observatory for Scientific Observations," N/A (2018).