(Left to right) Nalin Samarasinha, Stephen Larson, and Patrick Martin in front of a display showing the results from the Web facility
Enhancing Comet Images

Arizona/NASA Space Grant Undergraduate Research intern M. Patrick Martin (far right) has developed a Web facility to allow both professional and amateur astronomers to digitally enhance images of cometary comae. Planetary Science Institute senior scientist Nalin H. Samarasinha (left) and University of Arizona senior staff scientist Stephen M. Larson (center) helped Patrick to implement this Web interface.

Image Credit: Courtesy of the Arizona Space Grant Consortium

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