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Bernie J McNamara

Professor
Las Cruces Campus
Astronomy

Office:
575-646-2614
Home:
575-526-1628
Fax:
575-646-1602
Email:
bmcnamar@nmsu.edu

Areas of Expertise

  • Steller Astronomy And The History Of Manned Spaceflight

Expert Background

McNamara came to NMSU in 1975 and is now a Regent's Professor in the Department of Astronomy. He has worked on several space missions including the Compton Gamma-Ray Observatory, Rosat, RXTE and the Hubble Space Telescope. He has published more than 60 refereed research papers and also has written or co-edited four books. 

Highest Degree

Ph.D.
UCSC
1975