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Terry J. Jones

Emeritus Faculty (Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics)

TATEH 260 (office), 624-8009 626-2067
TATEH 265 (lab)
tjj @ • vitae


Professor, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, 1991-; Associate Professor, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, 1987-1991; Assistant Professor, UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA, 1982-1987; IT Outstanding Instructor Award, 1993; Horace T. Morse-University of Minnesota Alumni Association Award for Outstanding Contributions to Undergraduate Education, 2008.

Chairman, External Advisory Committee for The Center for Astrophysical Research in Antarctica; Chairman, Critical Design Review for FLITECAM,First Light Infrared Test Experiment CAMera for the Stratospheric Infrared Observatory; Chairman, Critical Design Review for Mimir, an infrared camera for Perkins Observatory.

Summary of Interests
Astronomical polarimetry, Infrared astronomy, Comets and Interstellar Magnetic Fields. [Research Web Page]

Advisees and Collaborators

Michael Gordon
Stou Sandalski


B.A., Occidental College, 1972
M.S., University of Hawaii, 1974
Ph.D., University of Hawaii, 1977