The people of the Center.
Astrophysical research done at the Center includes investigations of the sun, planets, stars, interstellar gas & dust, and galaxies. For a bibliography of Ritter publications and the latest Annual Report, click here.
The Center is located in the Ritter Observatory and Planetarium building, which houses the astronomy part of the Department of Physics and Astronomy. In addition to providing offices for the astronomy faculty and graduate students, the Ritter building also houses a 1-meter Ritchey-Chretien reflector and a planetarium featuring a Spitz Model A3P projector in a 40-foot dome.