Alumni: Margaret K. Krogdahl, 1944
Ph.D., University of Chicago, 1944

June 22, 1920 - April 10, 2013


Margaret Kiess Krogdahl
Graduated Woodrow Wilson High School 1937
Graduated with honors Swarthmore College, 1941, mathematics
Member, Society of Sigma Xi, 1942
University of Chicago, PhD - Astronomy and Astrophysics, 1944
Student of Subramanyan Chandrasekhar
Doctoral dissertation - "Physical Problems Related to the Hydrogen and Helium Lines in Stellar Spectra"
Three year fellowship in Astronomy at Yerkes Observatory