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Extragalactic Group

Black Holes & AGN

Dark Matter

Galaxy Clusters

Galaxy Mergers

Instrumentation

Reionization Era & First Galaxies

Secular Evolution

Star Formation

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Extragalactic Group : Black Holes & AGN

Karl Gebhardt, John Jardel, Shardha Jogee, John Kormendy, Milos Milosavljevic, Sarah Salviander, Gregory Shields, Tim Weinzirl, Beverley Wills


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Karl Gebhardt  

Professor

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Research Interests

Formation and evolution of galaxies; dynamics of stellar systems; study of supermassive black holes.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Dark Matter, Instrumentation & Device Development, HETDEX: Dark Energy Experiment


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Shardha Jogee  

Professor

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Research Interests

Galaxy Formation and Evolution; Galaxy Mergers; Star Formation and AGN; Galaxy Evolution in Clusters; Secular Evolution, Bulge Assembly and Barred Galaxies.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Galaxy Clusters, Galaxy Mergers, Secular Evolution, Star Formation (Extragalactic)


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John Kormendy  

Professor

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Research Interests

Supermassive black holes in galactic nuclei; structure and dynamics of galaxies; secular evolution of galaxies; dark matter; galaxy formation and evolution.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Dark Matter, Secular Evolution


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Milos Milosavljevic  

Associate Professor

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Research Interests

Massive black holes; the Galactic center; galaxy formation; galaxy clusters; plasma astrophysics.

Group Areas

Theory, Gamma-ray Bursts, Clusters of Galaxies, Theoretical & Computational Astrophysics, Black Holes & AGN


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Sarah Salviander  

Research Fellow

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Research Interests

Demographics and Evolution of Supermassive Black Holes in Quasars and Galaxies.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN


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Gregory Shields  

Professor (Retired)

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Research Interests

Active galactic nuclei; supermassive black holes; chemical evolution of galaxies.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Active Galactic Nuclei


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Beverley Wills  

Research Affiliate-Research Fellow

Research Interests

Active galactic nuclei from radio to x-ray wavelengths.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN


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Tim Weinzirl  

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interests

Galaxy Formation and Evolution, Galaxy Structure, Secular Evolution, Star Formation and AGN.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Galaxy Mergers, Secular Evolution, Star Formation (Extragalactic), Stellar Populations


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John Jardel  

Graduate Student

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Research Interests

Galaxy formation and evolution; galaxy dynamics; dark matter; supermassive black holes.

Group Areas

Extragalactic, Black Holes & AGN, Dark Matter