Katherine Cortés Urbina

Is a PhD student that is working alongside Prof Rodrigo Reeves. She joined the Astronomy department since March 2011. She studies the development of at water vapor radiometer at 183 GHz for sites of extreme dryness. One of her primary strategy for development is the working group and her primary tools is digital design. She also works on the development of the calibration load for LLAMA.

Research Expertise & Interests:
1. Instrumentation Astronomical (IR, UV, mm/submm)
2. Design Digital using FPGA
3. RadioAstronomy
4. Development WVR at 183 GHz
5.QuasiOptical Systems
e-mail: kattycortesu@gmail.com