James Radomski

Instrument Scientist

Phone: (650) 604-0226
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

SOFIA focus areas/responsibilities:

Pipeline Scientist, with occasional duties as FORCAST Instrument Scientist and Operator

Research interests:

Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN), Massive Star Formation, Mid-Infrared Astronomy and Instrumentation, Data Analysis


PhD: University of Florida, 2003, (PhD Advisor Dr. Chris Packham)
B.Sc. University of Florida, 1995

Professional Experience:

2012 - present: Associate Scientist, SOFIA Science Center
2005-2012: Science Fellow/Assistant Scientist, Gemini Observatory
2003 – 2005: Post-doc, University of Florida

Highlight publications:

"Resolved Mid-Infrared Emission in the Narrow-Line Region of NGC 4151"
Radomski, J.T., Piña, R.K., Packham, C., et al. 2003, ApJ, 587, 117.

"Gemini Imaging of Mid-Infrared Emission from the Nuclear Region of Centaurus A"
Radomski, J.T., Packham, C., Levenson, N.A., et al. 2008, ApJ, 681, 141-150.

"Investigating the dusty torus of Seyfert galaxies using SOFIA/FORCAST photometry"
Fuller, L., Lopez-Rodriguez, E., Packham, C., et al. 2016, MNRAS, 462, 2618.