Kyle Fraser-Mines

Kyle Fraser-Mines is a senior physics major at Carleton College and is from Tyngsborough, Massachusetts. During the summer of 2020, she worked with Dr. Cindy Blaha on a project to determine the luminosity functions of HII regions in galaxies and dwarf galaxies in the local group. She also created stacked emission line images for these galaxies.  In addition to research, Kyle also worked with local Girl Scouts to lead an activity building a baking soda and vinegar rockets. After graduating from Carleton, Kyle plans to work in the Peace Corps. In her free time she enjoys practicing with the swim team and playing water polo.

 

Kyle making rockets with Girl Scouts in Massachusetts during Summer 2020