Meet the members of the EM2024 team operating out of Sonoma State University.

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Sonoma State University

Laura Peticolas

Principal Investigator

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Sonoma State University

Thomas Targett


Headshot of Hunter Mills

Sonoma State University

Hunter Mills

Data Scientist (ML/AI)

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Sonoma State University

Hannah Hellman

Communication Specialist / Editor

Check out our Volunteer page

We would not be able to dream as big as we do without our volunteers. Our volunteers are the driving force behind this project, and we want to thank each and every one of you! Names and roles of volunteers can be found here.

Volunteer Page

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Photo by NASA/Aubrey Gemignani, NASA Media Usage License


Meet the partners that help make this project a reality.

Astronomical Society of the Pacific

Astronomical Society of the Pacific

The Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) is a 501c3 nonprofit organization dedicated to increasing the understanding and appreciation of astronomy. The ASP is a membership organization with members from over 70 nations. The ASP publishes the peer-reviewed journal Publications of the Astronomical Society of the Pacific (PASP), Conference Series Proceedings, and Mercury magazine. The ASP conducts research and develops education and outreach programs designed to serve scientists, educators, and the public. The ASP’s mission is to increase the understanding and appreciation of astronomy.