Megan M. Kiminki

(formerly Megan M. Bagley)

Graduate Student

Department of Astronomy / Steward Observatory
University of Arizona
A picture of teddy-bear cholla. Cactus in bloom in northwest Tucson. Hubble Space Telescope image of the HH 666 protostellar jet. Observing at the Magellan Telescopes. The Magellan telescopes in Chile. Saguaro in Sabino Canyon.

Data Reduction

I have a lot of experience reducing and working with astronomical data, particularly optical spectra. To help other researchers avoid reinventing the wheel, I'm compiling my notes on reducing data from various instruments.

General Spectrscopy


(Hectospec is a multifiber optical spectrograph on the 6.5-m MMT telescope.)

Miscellaneous Notes