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Bublitz, Jesse
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Graduate Student


  • M.S. in Astrophysics
    Rochester Institute of Technology


Jesse's research primarily encompasses radio molecular line surveys and interferometric mapping of nearby planetary nebulae. His work has allowed him to identify how high-energy radiation (UV and X-rays) from the dying central stars drives the chemistry inside of these cold, molecule-rich environments. Current subjects of his focus are the planetaries: NGC 7027, NGC 6302 (the Butterfly Nebula), and NGC 7293 (the Helix Nebula).

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