Daniela Calzetti

Professor, astronomy

UV, optical, and infrared astronomy; star formation and stellar feedback in galaxies; the relation between star formation and gas/dust components in galaxies; dust absorption and emission, star formation in galaxies, speakers bureau

Phone: (413) 545-3556

Email: calzetti@astro.umass.edu

Daniela Calzetti studies how galaxies are formed and is known worldwide for “Calzetti’s Law,” a tool she developed in the mid-1990s that allows astronomers to estimate how much information they are missing due to dust that is obscuring probes of very distant galaxies.