Widicus Weaver Group Photos

June 15, 2016: Group Picture in front of the Emerson Hall


Left to right (back row): Carson, Susanna, Kevin, and Sam
Left to right (front row): Luyao, Morgan, Lindsay, Elena, and A.J.

June 18, 2015: Group Picture at the New Chemistry Building


Left to right: Susanna, Morgan, Brian, AJ, Luyao, and Sam

June 2015: Steve Shipman's Visit


Steve brings his $300k
arbitrary waveform generator

Brian is aligning the pulsed valve with his powerful eximer laser.
Ready to have fun with Steve's AWG!

Morgan with her former advisor

October, 2014: Cool Science


AJ with his 1950s microwave monster borrowed from Dr. Heaven's lab

October, 2014: Group Picture at Courtyard between Chemistry and PAIS


Left to right (back row): Brian, Nadine, Anthony, Houston, Sam and Susanna
Left to right (front row): Luyao, Elena, AJ, and Mateo

June, 2014: Group Picture in Our Lab before ISMS


Left to right: A.J., Catherine, Ian, Luyao, Trevor, Nadine, Brian, and Susanna

May, 2014: Synthesis Image Workshop at Socorro


AJ stands on a dish of VLA.

July 08, 2013: Group Retreat at Brian's Lake House


Left to right: Trevor, Jim, Jake, Susanna, Luyao, Nadine, Brian, Mary, and Bridget

Have fun on water!

June 21, 2013: Dine out at OSU


Last year of ISMS at OSU. Fine dinner at German Village at Columbus
Luyao, Nadine, Jake, Jim, Trevor, and Mary

April, 2013: Group Party at Bridget's


Left to right: Mary, Donna, Ian, Jim, Trevor, Susanna, Jessica, Bridget, Blithe, Jake, and Luyao

March 17, 2011: St. Patrick's Day at Susanna's House


Group picture at sunset!

Nov 4, 2010: Our group hosts local high school students for a morning filled with demos

Flames of various salts!
We burned a bunch of different
salts to show the different colors!
Flames of various salts!
Brandon and Dr. McCormick prepare
to ignite a thermite reaction
as Brett and Jay look on
Sparks fly as the reaction takes off
Sparks fly as the iron oxide
reacts with aluminum to produce
molten iron
The liquid metal flows out
The liquid metal burns through
the bottom of the pot and flows out
A chunk of cooling iron metal
The liquid iron begins to
cool into solid chunks

June 7, 2010: Socorro, NM and the EVLA during the Twelfth Synthesis Imaging Workshop

Old San Miguel Mission Church, Founded 1598
Old San Miguel Mission Church,
Founded 1598 in Socorro!
Jay, Mary, and Brett from OSU begin the 7 mile hike up the road to Magdalena Ridge Observatory at 10,600 ft.
Jay, Mary, and new friend Brett
from OSU begin the 7 mile hike
up the road to Magdalena Ridge
Observatory at 10,600 ft.
Jake looks out on the EVLA from inside one of the dishes.
Jake looks out on the EVLA from
inside one of the dishes. "Whoa!"

May, 2010: Our diffusion pump gets a shiny new hat!

Bringing in the heavy lifting equipment.
Bringing in the heavy lifting equipment...
Looky, a new toy!
Looky, a new toy!

"I wonder if I can crawl in
there and take a nap?"

"Think anyone will find Jay hiding in there?"
All set up and ready to go!
All set up and ready to go!

January, 2010: Observing Run to the CSO

The CSO just before dawn.
The CSO just before dawn.
The lights of base camp at the CSO: Hale Pohaku.
The lights of base camp at the CSO: Hale Pohaku.
View of coffee fields from Kona Joe's.
View of coffee fields from Kona Joe's

December 12, 2009: Widicus Weaver group holiday party and white elephant exchange!

Brandon found a new buddy
Brandon found a new pal!
Brett got LED fingers!
Brett got LED fingers!
Jake opens a marshmellow cannon!
Jake received a marshmellow cannon!
Kyrie cat watches cautiously from above
Kyrie cat watched the whole
affair from on high

October, 2009: Group retreat with Bowman group to Unicoi State Park

Group Photo at Unicoi State Park
The Bowman and Weaver Groups
Panoramic Shot of Lake at Unicoi
Amazing scenary at Unicoi
(Photo Credit: Jake Laas)

July, 2009: Group Observing Run to Mauna Kea, Hawaii

Cryofill at the CSO
The receiver was thirsty...
Solar Rock 1
The 3D effects on this solar
eclipse are so REAL!
Solar Rock 2
It's no fun at 13,000 ft. Really.
These smiles are fake.

June 22-26, 2009: Group trip to the OSU Symposium on Molecular Spectroscopy

The group gathers in the garden of constants
The group gathers in the
garden of constants

"Yum!" Tasty pi!
Jay found himself!
Jay found himself!

May, 2009: Group trip to the CCU Workshop in Greenbank, WV

The group in front of the GBT
The group in front of
the Green Bank Telescope

"It was THIS big!"

May, 2009: First pump oil change!

Mary changing pump oil
Mary: "You do not pay
me enough for this =)"

April, 2009: 4th Friday Luau (Widicus Weaver Group Hosted!)

Susanna at the grill
Our fearless leader, fearlessly grilling!
Pineapple and music
Everyone knows pineapple
makes music taste better!
It was a hit!
It was a hit!

April 1, 2009: First light!

Our First Spectrum!
Live-action shot of our first spectrum!

November, 2008: Moving in the pumps!

Pumps on Forklift
Our roots blowers ariving!
Susanna on pump
Roots blower function #72:
Carnival Ride!

October, 2008: First days in the new lab!

The first day in the new office!
The first day in the new office!
The brand new lab!
The brand new lab!
Students moving in
Brandon-"So remember, always leave
your tools out when you're done!"