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Theoretical Astrophysics

Theoretical Astrophysics;
Image Credit: Elizabeth Tasker and Britton Smith

Research Statement

More than 10 faculty spread across the Astronomy and Physics Departments carry out a wide variety of research in theoretical astrophysics, ranging from solar system dynamics, exoplanets, star formation and evolution, galaxy formation and cosmology.

Areas of Specialty

Active Galactic Nuclei, Black Holes, Cosmology, Extra Solar Planets, Galaxy Formation and Evolution, General Relativity, Planetary Atmospheres, Solar System Dynamics, Star Formation, Stellar Structure and Evolution

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Faculty Contacts


Phone: Astronomy (352) 392 2052 + Ext; Physics (352) 392 + Ext
Email: Astronomy Ename@astro.ufl.edu; Physics Ename@phys.ufl.edu
Office: Astronomy Bryant Space Science Center; Physics New Physics Building

Name Position Office Ext /
Ename

Dermott,
Stanley

Professor, Astronomy

216

203 /
dermott

Detweiler,
Steven

Professor, Physics

2071

4948 /
det

Ford,
Eric

Associate Professor, Astronomy

212

209 /
eford

Fry,
James

Professor, Physics

2172

6692 /
fry

Matcheva,
Katia

Assistant Professor, Physics

2073

0286 /
katia

Sikivie,
Pierre

Professor, Physics

2063

1923 /
sikivie

Saab,
Tarek

Associate Professor, Physics

2354

4671 /
tsaab

Tan,
Jonathan

Associate Professor

302

254 /
jt

Whiting,
Bernard

Professor, Physics

2079

8746 /
bernard

Will,
Clifford

Distinguished Professor, Physics

NPB 2071

cmw

Wilson,
Robert

Emeritus Professor, Astronomy

322

235 /
wilson



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