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Science Team

Sheila Kannappan (c) PI; co-PI of ECO (Environmental COntext catalog) UNC
Kathleen Eckert (c) mass/vel. functs, image slicer, KOALA, DECam, ECO UNC (graduate student)
Elaine Snyder cE galaxy origins/inventory; Gemini lead UNC (graduate student)
Ashley Bittner AGN in blue E/S0 galaxies UNC (undergraduate)
Callie Hood image analysis: compact cores and tidal streams UNC (undergraduate)
Monique Aller quasar absorption line gas detection Georgia Southern University
Andrew Baker SALT data; blue E/S0s; LADUMA calibration Rutgers
Jillian Bellovary dwarf galaxy AGN; hydro simulations AMNH (postdoc)
Andreas Berlind group finding, ECO, environment metrics Vanderbilt
Victor Calderon halo abundance matching Vanderbilt (graduate student)
Jessi Cisewski cosmic variance Yale
Steve Crawford Fabry-Perot pipeline; outflows/SB/AGN SAAO
Ivana Damjanov (a) structure/stellar pops of early type galaxies Harvard-Smithsonian CfA (postdoc)
Ian Dell'Antonio DECam follow-up Brown
Adrienne Erickcek subhalo abundance matching UNC Chapel Hill
Jonathan Florez void-finding and galaxies in voids UT Austin (graduate student)
Riccardo Giovanelli (a) ALFALFA Survey Cornell
Roberto Gonzalez filament finding Pontifica Universidad Catolica de Chile (postdoc)
Kirsten Hall (a) gas rotation curve extraction Johns Hopkins (graduate student)
Martha Haynes (a) ALFALFA Survey Cornell
Kelly Holley-Bockelmann (a) numerical simulations; AGN Vanderbilt
Sadegh Khochfar theoretical modeling Edinburgh
Erik Hoversten (c) gas/stellar metallicities, AGN, LS pipeline private sector
Varsha Kulkarni quasar absorption line gas detection South Carolina
Claudia Lagos semi-analytic modeling of gas inventory Univ. of Western Australia
Adam Leroy dust and gas inventory Ohio State
Claudia Maraston (a) stellar population models University of Portsmouth
Stacy McGaugh (a) baryonic mass and dynamical mass Case Western Reserve
Amanda Moffett (c) envt metrics, E/S0 disk growth, KOALA, ECO co-PI Univ. of Western Australia (postdoc)
Dara Norman AGN; DECam follow-up; Gemini program NOAO
Mark Norris (c) cE and E/S0 dynamics, stellar populations Univ. of Central Lancashire
D.J. Pisano (a) GBT HI inventory West Virginia University
Christine Ray simulations of cE formation by stripping Rutgers (undergraduate)
Aaron Romanowsky (a) spectroscopy of cE galaxies San Jose State University
John Salzer (a) Hα imaging, metallicity function Indiana University
Jerry Sellwood (a) velocity field modeling Rutgers
Manodeep Sinha flybys Swinburne (postdoc)
Britton Smith numerical hydro sims; metallicity analysis Edinburgh (postdoc)
David Stark (c) HI census, envt metrics, ALFALFA, H2/HI, dust Kavli IPMU (postdoc)
James Taylor (a) dwarf galaxy inventory; CFHT deep imaging Waterloo
Petri Vaisanen Fabry-Perot data; metallicity/outflows SAAO
Asher Wasserman (a) velocity field and HI profile analysis UC Santa Cruz (graduate student)
Linda Watson GBT HI data and SFE; ALMA follow-up Harvard-Smithsonian CfA (postdoc)
Ted Williams (a) Fabry-Perot analysis of barred galaxies SAAO
(a) advisory; (c) core

Additional Participants

Alumni Ashley Baker (BS, now Penn), Ryan Beauchemin (BS, now private sector), Aida Behmard (NOAO REU), Charlie Bonfield (UNC Chapel Hill), Samantha Dallas (Brown), Alex Davis (CAP REU, now Samford), Kirsten Hall (BS, now Johns Hopkins), David Hendel (BS, now Columbia), Iraklis Konstantopoulos (private sector), Katrina Litke (CAP REU, now Arizona), Millicent Maier (private sector), Sarah Miller (private sector), Amanda Moffett (PhD, now Univ. of Western Australia), Liz Naluminsa (MSc, now Univ. of Cape Town), Angelica Rivera (CAP REU, now Vassar), Danny Rosenberg (BS, now App State), Kate Storey-Fisher (CAP REU, now Brown), Andrew Trinker (undergraduate research, Rutgers)
Additional Instrumentation Ashley Baker (now Penn), Brad Barlow (High Point), Ryan Beauchemin (UNC), Gerald Cecil (UNC), Chris Clemens (UNC), David Guynn (UNC), Kirsten Hall (now Johns Hopkins), David Hendel (now Columbia), Doug Mar (Liquidia Technologies), Amanda Moffett (now Univ. of Western Australia), Danny Rosenberg (now App State)
Additional Observing Chip Kobulnicky (WIRO), Lisa Wei (GBT), and several current/former UNC students: Ashley Baker, Ryan Beauchemin, David Bradley, Joe Burchett, Jessi Cisewski, Grace Crowson, Yang Cui, Amy Gonzalez, David Guynn, Kirsten Hall, David Hendel, Xuan Liu, JoEllen McBride, Danny Rosenberg
Outreach Keith Starr (KIPP Pride High, Gaston NC), Kathleen Eckert (UNC), Joe Burchett (now UMass), Teach For America - Eastern NC, Alice Churukian (UNC), Kirsten Hall (now Johns Hopkins)
Website Stephen Joyce, Joe Burchett, Jon Bersuder

SOAR Acknowledgements

The RESOLVE Survey is made possible by the Goodman Spectrograph and the SOAR Telescope. We thank Len Goodman and the rest of the Goodman family for their generous contributions to astronomy at UNC. We also thank SOAR Director Steve Heathcote and all the staff and observers at SOAR for their direct and indirect contributions to RESOLVE, with special thanks to Sergio Franco for the photo of SOAR used on this website (credit: Franco and NOAO/AURA/NSF).