Edward Chambers

Data Processing Manager

Phone: (650) 604-4091
Fax: (650) 604-1984

Mailing Address:
SOFIA Science Center
NASA Ames Research Center
Mail Stop N232-12
P.O. Box 1
Moffett Field, CA 94035

Research interests:

Star formation, infrared dark clouds, PDRs, the Galactic center


Ph.D.: Boston University, 2009 (James M. Jackson, advisor)
M.A.: Boston University, 2007
B.A.: The College of the Holy Cross, 1998

Professional Experience:

2014 – present: SOFIA Science Center
2011 – 2014: University of Cologne
2009 – 2011: Northwestern University

Highlight publications:

“Star Formation Activity of Cores within Infrared Dark Clouds,” Chambers, E. T., Jackson, J. M., Rathborne, J. M., and Simon, R. 2009, Astrophysical Journal Supplement, Vol 181, 360. 

“Methanol Maser Emission from Galactic Center Sources with Excess 4.5 μm Emission,” Chambers, E. T., Yusef-Zadeh, F., and Roberts, D. 2011, Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 733, 42. 

“Star Formation Sites toward the Galactic Center Region: The Correlation of CH3OH Masers, H2O Masers, and Near-IR Green Sources,” Chambers, E. T., Yusef-Zadeh, F., and Ott, J. 2014, Astronomy and Astrophysics, Vol. 563, A68.