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Dr. Dirk Grupe

Associate Professor, Astrophysics and Space Science
Program/Dept: Astrophysics-Physics, Earth Science and Space Systems Engineering
Degrees, Licensures and Certifications: Ph.D. in Astrophysics, University of Goettingen, Germany
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Dr. Dirk Grupe joined the Department of Physics, Earth Science and Space Systems Engineering at Morehead State in August 2014. Before coming to MSU he was a senior research associate at the Department of Astrophysics and Astronomy at Pennsylvania State University. He was involved with the NASA Swift Gamma-Ray Burst Explorer Mission. Dr. Grupe performed post-doc work at the astronomy department at  Ohio State University, and from September 1997 to July 2002, he was a researcher at the Max-Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics in Garching, Germany 

Grupe has more than 110 refereed publications as first and co-author. He also has mare than 500 un-refereed publications. 


Contact Info:

Space Science Center, room 212J
Office Hours: As posted or by appointment