Jacob L. Bean

Associate Professor

Jacob L. Bean
Address:
ERC 541

Background

PhD, University of Texas at Austin, 2007

Research Fields

  • Exoplanets
  • Instrumentation

Research Groups

Scientific Projects

Students

  • Adina Feinstein (graduate/Astronomy and Astrophysics)
  • Megan Mansfield (graduate/Geophysical Sciences)

Research

Jacob Bean's current research focuses on the study of extrasolar planetary systems. He uses a variety of ground- and space-based facilities to detect and characterize planets around nearby stars. His particular interests are in studying planets around low-mass stars and in probing the atmospheres of the smallest known exoplanets.

News & Highlights

Publications