Jessica Sutter

Jessica Sutter

SOFIA Postdoctoral Fellow

Phone: (503) 901-8262
Fax: (650) 604-1984

Mailing Address:
SOFIA Science Center
NASA Ames Research Center
Mail Stop N232-12
P.O. Box 1
Moffett Field, CA 94035

SOFIA focus areas/responsibilities:

Research, data analysis

Research interests:

Star formation, the Interstellar Medium, Photodissociation regions, HII regions, [CII] emission


PhD: University of Wyoming, 2021, (PhD Advisor Dr. Daniel Dale)

B.Sc. Whitman College, 2015

Professional Experience:

2021 - present: Postdoctoral Fellow, SOFIA Science Center
2015-2021:  Graduate Research Assistant, University of Wyoming

Highlight publications:

"Using [C II] 158 micron Emission from Isolated ISM Phases as a Star Formation Rate Indicator"
Sutter, J., Dale, D.A., Croxall, K.V., Pelligrini, E.W., Smith, J.D.T., Appleton, P.N., et al., 2019, ApJ, 886, 60. doi:10.3847/1538-4357/ab4da5.

“The case for thermalization as a contributor to the [C II] deficit”
Sutter J., Dale D.A., Sandstrom K., Smith J.D.T., Bolatto A., Boquien M., Calzetti D., et al., 2021, MNRAS, 503, 911. doi:10.1093/mnras/stab490

“Expanding minds through explorations of our expanding universe”
Sutter, J., The Physics Teacher, vol. 58, no. 7, pp. 520–521, 2020. doi:10.1119/10.0002079

Share This Page