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Project Blue Website
Project Blue's partner at UMass Lowell is Supriya Chakrabarti, Ph.D., who has led a research group since 2012 that develops instrumentation for direct imaging of exoplanets, among others. The group also conducts scientific studies of galaxies and upper atmospheres. Chakrabarti, a professor of physics, is the 2016 recipient of the SPIE George W. Goddard Award, in recognition of exceptional achievement in optical or photonic instrumentation for aerospace, atmospheric science, or astronomy. Read Professor Chakrabarti's bio.
Read more about the Project Blue Consortium.