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Theoretical Astrophysics

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.

Faculty Research

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.

Stanley Dermott

Jonathan Tan

Robert Wilson

James Fry (Physics)

Katia Matcheva (Physics)

Pierre Sikivie (Physics)

Tarek Saab (Physics)

Bernard Whiting (Physics)

Clifford Will (Physics)