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Steve Leiker

Center for Astrophysics
SMA Receiver Lab-Electronics Engineer


Steve is an engineer in Central Engineering’s Electrical group. He joined Central Engineering in 1998, and since then, he has been working in the Submillimeter Array’s Receiver Laboratory. His work includes engineering support for developing receivers and related electronics, upgrades, and maintenance of the SMA antennas. Previously, he worked on the MicroObservatory project at the CfA and taught undergraduate astronomy and geology at the University of Northern Iowa.

B.A. and M.A. degrees in Earth Science - University of Northern Iowa.