Richard Henry Townsend

Richard Henry Townsend

University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Astronomy
5534 Sterling Hall
475 N. Charter Street
Madison 53706
United States

Phone: +1 (608) 262-1752
Fax: +1 (608) 263-6386
Email: townsendastrowiscedu
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Last updated:
April 2, 2015

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Active Member

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Past affiliation(s) within the IAU

  • Past Vice-Chair of Division G WG Active B Stars (2009-2012)
  • Past Member of Division IV Stars (until 2012)
  • Past Member of Division V Variable Stars (until 2012)
  • Past Member of Division IX Optical & Infrared Techniques (until 2012)
  • Past Member of Division B Commission 25 Astronomical Photometry and Polarimetry (until 2015)
  • Past Member of Division G Commission 27 Variable Stars (until 2015)
  • Past Member of Division G Commission 35 Stellar Constitution (until 2015)
  • Past Member of Division G Commission 36 Theory of Stellar Atmospheres (until 2015)

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