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Richard M Crutcher

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Contact Information

205 Astronomy Building, MC-221
1002 W. Green St.
Urbana, IL 61801
Professor Emeritus


Ph.D., UCLA, 1972

Additional Campus Affiliations

Professor Emeritus, Astronomy

Recent Publications

Barnes, P. J., Ryder, S. D., Novak, G., Crutcher, R. M., Fissel, L. M., Pitts, R. L., & Schap, W. J. (2023). SOFIA and ALMA Investigate Magnetic Fields and Gas Structures in Massive Star Formation: The Case of the Masquerading Monster in BYF 73. Astrophysical Journal, 945(1), Article 34.

Harrison, R. E., Looney, L. W., Stephens, I. W., Li, Z. Y., Teague, R., Crutcher, R. M., Yang, H., Cox, E. G., Fernández-López, M., & Shinnaga, H. (2021). ALMA CN Zeeman Observations of AS 209: Limits on Magnetic Field Strength and Magnetically Driven Accretion Rate. Astrophysical Journal, 908(2), Article 141.

Chuss, D. T., Andersson, B. G., Bally, J., Dotson, J. L., Darren Dowell, C., Guerra, J. A., Harper, D. A., Houde, M., Jay Jones, T., Lazarian, A., Lopez Rodriguez, E., Michail, J. M., Morris, M. R., Novak, G., Siah, J., Staguhn, J., Vaillancourt, J. E., Volpert, C. G., Werner, M., ... Ward-Thompson, D. (2019). HAWC+/SOFIA Multiwavelength Polarimetric Observations of OMC-1. Astrophysical Journal, 872(2), Article 187.

Cortes, P. C., Hull, C. L. H., Girart, J. M., Orquera-Rojas, C., Sridharan, T. K., Li, Z. Y., Louvet, F., Cortes, J. R., Le Gouellec, V. J. M., Crutcher, R. M., & Lai, S. P. (2019). The Seven Most Massive Clumps in W43-Main as Seen by ALMA: Dynamical Equilibrium and Magnetic Fields. Astrophysical Journal, 884(1), Article 48.

Crutcher, R. M., & Kemball, A. J. (2019). Review of Zeeman Effect Observations of Regions of Star Formation. Frontiers in Astronomy and Space Sciences, 6, 66. Article 66.

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