The American Astronomical Society for hosting the website and financial support

The Historical Astronomy Division of the American Astronomical Society for sponsoring AstroGen and for financial support

Director: Joseph S Tenn, Sonoma State University
Associate Director: Arnold H Rots, Center for Astrophysics | Harvard & Smithsonian

Major data contributors:

  • Younes Ataiiyan, Santa Rosa Jr College (ret)
  • Jennifer Lynn Bartlett, US Naval Observatory
  • R Peter Broughton
  • Wolfgang R. Dick
  • James Lattis, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Wayne H Osborn, Central Michigan University
  • Ken Ritley, Migros-Genossenschafts-Bund
  • Horace Smith, Michigan State University
  • Michael J Way, NASA/Goddard Institute for Space Studies

Other data contributors:

  • Sally Bosken, US Naval Observatory (ret)
  • Vassilis Charmandaris, University of Crete
  • Briony Cheetham, University of Manchester
  • Emmanuel Davoust, Observatoire Midi-Pyrenées
  • John Gerard Doyle, Armagh Observatory
  • Andrew Fabian, University of Cambridge
  • Anna Fredriksson, Uppsala University
  • David J Helfand, Columbia University
  • Mark Hurn, University of Cambridge
  • Matthew Knight, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Warrick Lawson, University of New South Wales
  • Jordan Marché II, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Rick McGregor, Swedish Institute of Space Physics
  • Stephen McCluskey, West Virginia University
  • Eugene Milone, University of Calgary
  • Donald C. Morton, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics
  • Alex Pietrow, Stockholm University
  • Maria Pruzhinskaya, Lomonosov Moscow State University
  • Ryan Quitzow-James, Missouri University of Science and Technology
  • Katherine Rhode, Indiana University
  • Gordon Robertson, University of Sydney
  • Patrick Seitzer, University of Michigan
  • Allison Sills, McMaster University
  • Emily Stenberg, Washington University in St Louis
  • Virginia Trimble, University of California, Irvine
  • Santiago Vargas Domínguez, National University of Colombia
  • Thorsteinn Vilhjalmsson, University of Iceland
  • Paul J. Wiita, College of New Jersey


  • Jonathan Galentine
  • Ken Ritley


  • Mitch Keller, Mathematics Genealogy Project

This project has made use of NASA's Astrophysics Data System, WorldCat, and many university libraries.

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