Research

Theory Group

Cosmology

Cosmic Reionization

Early Universe

First Stars & Galaxies

Fundamental Physics

Structure Formation

Extragalactic Astrophysics

Clusters of Galaxies

Theoretical & Computational Astrophysics

Galactic Evolution

ISM and Star Formation

Milky Way Evolution

Planetary Sciences

Astrobiology

Planet Formation

Stellar Astrophysics

Asteroseismology

Gamma-ray Bursts

Neutron Stars & Magnetars

Supernovae

White Dwarfs

Theory Group : Cosmology : Early Universe

Paul Shapiro, Aaron Smith


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Paul Shapiro  

Professor

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Research Interests

Theoretical astrophysics: cosmology, galaxy formation, the interstellar medium, the intergalactic medium, interstellar dust grains, astrophysical hydrodynamics.

Group Areas

Theory, Cosmic Reionization, Early Universe, First Stars & Galaxies, Structure Formation, Clusters of Galaxies, ISM and Star Formation, Milky Way Evolution


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Aaron Smith  

Graduate Student

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Research Interests

Lyman-α radiative transfer; the cosmic microwave background.

Group Areas

Theory, Early Universe, First Stars & Galaxies, Structure Formation, Theoretical & Computational Astrophysics

The foreground-reduced Internal Linear Combination (ILC) map based on the 5 year WMAP data.

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Five-Year Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP) Observations: Data Processing, Sky Maps, and Basic Results astro-ph