RESEARCH PROJECTS


  • 1. Brown dwarf formation and the initial mass function more +
  • The initial mass function in Rho Ophiuchi
  • The initial mass function in IC 348
  • Searching for T dwarfs in young clusters
  • Mass segregation

  • 2. Star-disk interaction in young stellar objects more +
  • Near-IR variability
  • Combining mid-IR variability with multi-wavelength monitoring

  • 3. Filamentary structure in molecular clouds revealed by Herschel more +

  • 4. Young disks: from Spitzer to Herschel more +
  • Spitzer observations of the Rho Ophiuchi cluster
  • Large survey of transitional disks (a helium-dependent project)
  • Disks around low-mass stars and brown dwarfs in Rho Oph with Herschel