ABOUT DR. SEIGAR
Dr. Marc Seigar is a Program Director in the Division of Astronomical Sciences at the National Science Foundation and a Professor in the Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Formerly, he served as Associate Dean of the Swenson College of Science and Engineering and as the Head of the Department of Physics & Astronomy at the University of Minnesota Duluth. He also holds adjunct positions at the Minnesota Institute of Astrophysics and the Arkansas Space Center. His research is focused on the structure, morphology and dynamics of galaxies and their dark matter halos and the nature of the dark matter particle.
Our research uses data collected at several ground-based and space-based facilities, including the following:
We are involved in the following projects: