Eclipse Experts

Jim Brau, Department of Physics, Center for High Energy Physics

Jim Brau is an expert in particle physics and astronomy, and the importance of federal and private investment in scientific research. He is a member of the ATLAS Collaboration, studying high energy physics at the Large Hadron Collider, and the LIGO Scientific Collaboration, where he searches for gravitational waves.

Scott Fisher, Outreach Director of the Department of Astronomy

Scott Fisher, Department of Physics

Scott Fisher is an expert about space, NASA, and all things astronomy. His particular strength is making science and STEM accessible to non-scientists. If it involves the stars and what we can learn from the universe beyond this home we call Earth, he can speak to it.

Frank Vignola, Department of Physics

Frank Vignola is an expert in physics, specifically solar radiation. At the University of Oregon, Frank is the director of the University of Oregon Solar Radiation Monitoring Laboratory.

Charity Woodrum, Physics Undergraduate

Charity Woodrum is an expert in physics and astronomy. At the University of Oregon, she is an undergraduate studying astrophysics. Charity took her studies to NASA where she completed a research internship.