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Jonathan Kemp
Telescope & Scientific Computing Specialist
The Mittelman Observatory at Middlebury College

jkemp@middlebury.edu

McCardell Bicentennial Hall
Middlebury College
Middlebury, VT 05753

Publications

Experience
2014-, Middlebury College
2013-2014, Columbia University
2011-2012, Gemini Observatory
2000-2011, Joint Astronomy Centre
1996-2000, Columbia University

Observing
MDM Observatory
Cerro Tololo Interamerican Observatory
South African Astronomical Observatory
Kitt Peak National Observatory
McDonald Observatory

Collaboration
Keck Northeast Astronomy Consortium
Center for Backyard Astrophysics
HUT Observatory

Press

Tips for the Eclipse
Middlebury College News Room, Robert Keren, 2017 August 8
Everything You Need to Know About the Upcoming Solar Eclipse
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2017 August 7
3 Easy Tricks to Becoming an Amateur Stargazer
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2017 August 7
College Observatory to Be Named for Trustee David Mittelman ’76
Middlebury College News Room, Stephen Diehl, 2017 May 22
The BiHall Telescope: A Closer Look
Middlebury Campus, Asher Lantz, 2016 May 10
Sorry–This Week’s “Pink Moon” Isn’t What You Think It Is
Real Simple, Liz Steelman, 2017 April 11
Look Out For This Mysterious Glow in the Sky This Week
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2017 March 13
A Snow Moon, a Comet, and a Lunar Eclipse Will All Be Visible This Friday
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2017 February 7
J-term Scenes: Measuring the Earth as the Ancients Did
Middlebury College News Room, Robert Keren, 2017 January 27
Here’s What Causes a Stunning White Rainbow
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 December 2
Next Week’s Supermoon May Be a Once in a Lifetime Event
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 November 4
Why You Won’t Want to Miss Friday’s Black Moon
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 September 29
Observatory Opens for Public Glimpse of Planets
Middlebury Campus, Sarah Asch, 2016 September 21
Why You Absolutely Need to See Tonight’s Full Moon
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 June 20
Here’s Why Nearly 80 Percent of North Americans Can’t See the Milky Way
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 June 14
Saturn Is at Its Brightest — Here’s How to See It
Real Simple, Grace Elkus, 2016 June 3
College Upgrades the 24-Inch Telescope
Middlebury Campus, Toby Aicher, 2015 October 7
Middlebury Astronomer Helps Explain the Mission to Pluto
Middlebury College News Room, Robert Keren, 2015 July 17
Astronomy Welcomes New Experts
Middlebury College News Room, Robert Keren, 2014 May 1
Science Spotlight: BiHall’s New Telescope Operator
Middlebury Campus, Toby Aicher, 2014 April 16
New Employee
Middlebury College MiddPoints Weekly, Jason Cable, 2014 March 7

 

Header campus image: Jonathan Kemp.

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