Tom Kasper

A photo of Tom Kasper

Part-Time Lecturer

Physics and Astronomy Department


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  • M.A., Eastern Michigan University
  • B.S., Eastern Michigan University

Interests and Expertise

  • Observational / Visual Astronomy
  • Astrophotography
  • Astronomy / Astronomical Events and Society
  • Telescope Design and Construction
  • Astronomy Outreach and Education

Publications and Presentations

“Practical Astronomy Exercises Using Starry Night Pro” T. Kasper & N. Vance

Grants, Honors and Awards

United States Patent #10,131,321, November 2018, Ford Global Technologies

Gold Medallion Award for Innovation – Eastern Michigan University, 2009


EMU Astronomy Club

Ford Amateur Astronomy Club

Great Lakes Planetarium Association

American Astronomical Society