Jeremy J. Drake

Senior Astrophysicist

Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory

Contact Info
Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory
High Energy Astrophysics
60 Garden Street
(617) 496-7850
Research Interests: 
High energy stellar physics; star formation and evolution; protoplanetary disks; solar physics; solar and stellar atmospheres and winds, stellar compositions; solar and stellar coronae, magnetic activity and rotation; planetary atmospheres; star-planet interaction; novae. Interdisciplinary research; processes relevant to the origin and evolution of life in the Universe. X-ray Astronomy and High Energy Astrophysics; high resolution astrophysical X-ray and EUV spectroscopy; EUV and X-ray instrumentation. Radiative transfer; atomic data; spectroscopic plasma diagnostics and emission models.
Candidate's Preferred Background: 
Candidate's Preferred Background: Any aspects of solar or stellar magnetic activity, atmospheres, coronae or winds, star-planet interactions or planetary atmospheres. Observation or theory.