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Marcelo Alvarez
Research Associate Cosmology; origin and evolution of cosmic structure; galaxy formation; high-performance computing
Work MP 1302 Work Phone: (416) 978-8801 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~malvarez/
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Robert Andrassy
National Fellow Stellar hydrodynamics and evolution, mixing processes
Work University of Victoria Work Phone: (250) 721-8655
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Daniel Baker
Graduate Student Pulsar Scintillation and Black Holes as testing grounds for Quantum Gravity
Work MP 1305 Work Phone: (416) 978 5946
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Antoine Beauchamp
Graduate Student Early Universe Cosmology
Work MP 1201B Work Phone: N/A
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Morgan Bennett
Graduate Student
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Philippe Berger
Graduate Student Cosmology, large scale structure, and non-gaussianity with the 21 cm line
Work MP 1405 Work Phone: (416) 978-5794
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Paolo Bianchini
National Fellow The study of the structure and internal dynamic of quasi-relaxed stellar systems, in particular the formation and evolution of globular clusters, using a combination of dynamical modeling, simulations and observations.
Work McMaster University, Hamilton Website: http://www.mpia.de/homes/bianchini
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J. Richard Bond
Professor Astrophysics & Cosmology – Physics of the Very Early Universe; Origin and Evolution of Cosmic Structure; Cosmic Radiation Backgrounds; The Dark Matter & Dark Energy Problems; Particle and Gravitational Theory
Work MP 1419 Work Phone: (416) 978-6874 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~bond/
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Katerina Chatziioannou
Post Doctoral Fellow Gravitational Wave Astrophysics, General Relativity, Bayesian Data Analysis and Information Extraction
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Sandrine Codis
Post Doctoral Fellow Large-scale structure, cosmology, weak lensing, galaxy formation
Work MP 1421 Website: http://www2.iap.fr/users/codis/
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John Dubinski
Computing Manager
Work MP 1408 Work Phone: 416-946-7290 Website: http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/~dubinski/
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Candace Duong
Business Officer
Work MP 1404B Work Phone: 416-978-1980
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Heather Fong
Graduate Student General relativity, gravitational waves, and cosmology
Work MP 1305 Work Phone: (416) 978-5946 Website: http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/~hfong
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Simon Foreman
Post Doctoral Fellow Cosmology: large scale structure, weak lensing, testing fundamental physics
Work MP 1415 Website: http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/~sforeman/
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Steffen Gielen
Post Doctoral Fellow Quantum cosmology and its relation to theories of quantum gravity; nonsingular cosmological bounce scenarios and their observational consequences; the group field theory approach to quantum gravity
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Carl-Johan Haster
Post Doctoral Fellow Formation, evolution and analysis of compact binary objects, observable with gravitational waves. Development of computationally efficient analysis techniques for gravitational wave data analysis.
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Sarah Hunter
Administrative Assistant
Work MP 1403 Work Phone: 416-978-6879
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Derek Inman
Graduate Student How can we use cosmological observations to constrain properties of neutrinos?
Work MP 1318 Work Phone: (416) 978- 5861
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Shenglin Jing
Graduate Student High-energy astrophysics, cosmology
Work MP 1212 Work Phone: (416) 978-6259
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Yevgeni Kissin
Graduate Student How does angular momentum impact the observable properties of stars?
Work MP 1416 Work Phone: (416) 978-5759
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Darsh Kodwani
Graduate Student Early universe cosmology and general relativity theory
Work MP 920 Work Phone: (416) 978-1564 Website: http://big-questions.net/index.php/profile/1
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Alexander Kostenko
Graduate Student Neutron stars, magnetars, post-Newtonian physics, dark sector physics, cosmology
Work AB 127 Work Phone: (416) 884-5188
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Prayush Kumar
Post Doctoral Fellow Development of techniques for observation of gravitational waves with LIGO instruments, particularly those involving numerical relativity merger simulations of binary black holes.
Work MP 1310 Work Phone: (416) 978-6857 Website: Google Scholar
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Gunjan Lakhlani
Graduate Student Astrophysics, Galaxy Formation
Work MP 1305 Work Phone: (416) 978-5946
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Jason Leung
Grad Student
Work AB125
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Adam Lewis
Graduate Student How are the behaviours of merging and of isolated black holes related? How can very fast computing hardware developed for video games be applied to black hole science?
Work MP 1416 Work Phone: (416) 978- 5759
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Dongzi Li
Graduate Student Cosmology
Work MP 1405 Work Phone: (416) 978-5794
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Fei Li
Graduate student
Work MP 1416 Work Phone: (416) 978-5759
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Fang Xi Lin
Graduate Student Pulsars
Home MP1405 Home Phone: (416) 978-5794 Website: http://cita.utoronto.ca/~flin
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Robert Main
Graduate Student Pulsar Scintillation
Work MP 1203A Work Phone: N/A
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Viswesh Marthi
Post Doctoral Fellow Techniques for 21-cm cosmology, VLBI Scintillometry
Work MP 1415
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Peter Martin
Professor Galactic Ecology, Star Formation, Dust Evolution, Gaseous Nebulae; using BLAST, Planck, Herschel Space Observatory (SPIRE and HIFI), JWST/ NIRCAM, International Galactic Plane Survey
Work MP 1417 Work Phone: (416) 978-6840 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~pgmartin/
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Kiyo Masui
National Fellow Cosmology, large-scale structure of the Universe, radio astronomy, data analysis
Work University of British Columbia Website: http://kiyomasui.info
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Alexander Mead
National Fellow Cosmology, weak gravitational lensing, non-linear structure formation, dark energy, n-body simulations
Work University of British Columbia
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Daan Meerburg
Post Doctoral Fellow Works on models of cosmological inflation, cosmic microwave background theory and data analysis, reionization and the dark ages. Is particularly interested in constraining fundamental theories of nature using cosmological observations
Work MP 1310 Work Phone: (416) 978-6857 Website: Research
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Raissa Mendes
National Fellow Strong field tests of general relativity and modified theories of gravity, gravitational self-force, dark matter, quantum field theory in curved spacetimes.
Work University of Guelph
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Joel Meyers
Research Associate Early Universe Cosmology, Inflation, High Energy Physics, Particle Physics
Work MP 1401 Work Phone: (416) 978-1777
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Norman Murray
Professor Nonlinear Dynamics, Solar System Dynamics, Solar Physics, Active Galactic Nuclei
Work MP 1402 Work Phone: (416) 978-1778 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~murray/
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Quang Nguyen Luong
Post Doctoral Fellow High mass and low mass star formation, molecular cloud structure, Galactic Plane survey
Work MP 1312 Work Phone: (416) 978-8494 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~qnguyen/
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Alysa Obertas
Graduate Student Planetary astronomy: dynamics and stability, formation, atmospheres, interior structure
Work AB 203 Work Phone: (416) 978-7104
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Ue-Li Pen
Interim Director What are the initial conditions for the universe? How can we improve astrophysics measurement techniques by orders of magnitude to answer precise questions, e.g. neutrino mass, gravitational waves, pulsar emission?
Work MP 1317 Work Phone: (416) 978-6477 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~pen/wordpress/
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Cristobal Petrovich
Post Doctoral Fellow Gravitational dynamics, exoplanets, and accretion disks
Work MP 1301 Work Phone: 416-978-6852 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~cpetrovi/
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Harald Pfeiffer
Associate Director numerical relativity, computational astrophysics
Work MP 1309 Work Phone: (416) 978-8497 Website: www.cita.utoronto.ca/~pfeiffer/
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Andy Pon
National Fellow Molecular clouds, turbulence, low velocity shocks, superbubbles, filamentary gravitational collapse, first hydrostatic cores
Work University of Western Ontario Work Phone: (519) 661-2111 x80585 Website: http://astro.uwo.ca/~apon
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Matt Russo
Post Doctoral Fellow How do protoplanetary disks accrete onto protostars, allowing planets to form? How do newly formed black holes accelerate the jets that cause gamma ray bursts?
Work MP 1302 Work Phone: (416) 978-8801
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Jamil Shariff
Post Doctoral Fellow Cosmology: Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB) polarization. Instrumentation including bolometric arrays and balloon-borne astrophysical experiments. Analysis of large CMB data sets.
Work MP 1312 Work Phone: 416-978-8494 Website: http://jamilshariff.info
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Dana Simard
Graduate Student Pulsar scintillation and the interstellar medium. Can we predict pulsar scintillation?
Work MP 1318 Work Phone: (416) 978-5861
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Ayushi Singh
Graduate Student Interstellar medium and early stages of star formation
Work AB 125 Work Phone: (416) 978-3148
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George Stein
Graduate Student Cosmology, Large Scale Structure, High Performance Computing
Work MP 1405 Work Phone: (416) 978-5794 Website: http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/~gstein/
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Dan Tamayo
Post Doctoral Fellow How can we use analytical theories and numerical integrations of the dynamical evolution of planets and satellites to learn about their formation and subsequent history?
Work MP 1303 Work Phone: (416) 978-6877 Website: Research
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Chris Thompson
Professor high-energy astrophysics, neutron stars, magnetars
Work MP 1316 Work Phone: (416) 978-8784
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Terrence Tricco
Post Doctoral Fellow Star formation, computational astrophysics, magnetohydrodynamics
Home MP 1421 Home Phone: (416) 978-8496 Website: http://cita.utoronto.ca/~ttricco
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Alex Van Engelen
Post Doctoral Fellow Cosmic structure formation and cosmic microwave background
Work MP 1405A Work Phone: (416) 978-6872 Website: Research
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Trevor Vincent
Graduate Student Numerical Relativity, Gravitational Waves, N-body simulations, High Performance Computing
Work MP 1416 Home Phone: (416) 978-5759
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Xin Wang
Post Doctoral Fellow Large-scale structure, cosmological perturbation theory, modified gravity, early universe
Work MP 1304 Home Phone: 416-978-6852
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Matthew Wilson
Graduate Student Early Universe Cosmology
Home MP 1201B
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Catherine Woodford
Graduate Student Binary Black Holes, Numerical Relativity
Home MP 1416
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Hanbo Wu
Graduate Student Planetary Physics, Atmospherical Thermal Tides
Work MP 1405 Work Phone: (416) 978-5794
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I-Sheng Yang
Post Doctoral Fellow Gravity, cosmology
Work MP1304 Work Phone: 416-978-8494
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Tova Yoast-Hull
Post Doctoral Fellow Cosmic Rays & Gamma-Rays & Neutrinos, Star-Forming Galaxies, Active Galactic Nuclei, Galactic Outflows
Website: http://www.tovayoasthull.com
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Claire Sun Woo Yoon
Project Assistant
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Claire Yu
HPC Specialist & System Administrator
Home MP 1410 Work Phone: 419-978-1261
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Haoran Yu
Post Doctoral Fellow Cosmological structure formation, high performance cosmological simulation
Work MP 1301 Work Phone: (416) 978-3863 Website: http://www.cita.utoronto.ca/~haoran/
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Jielai Zhang
Graduate Student Galaxy evolution
Home AB 206A Home Phone: (416) 978-7123
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Chenchong Charles Zhu
Post Doctoral Fellow Research Interests: machine learning, software development, distributed computing, computational hydrodynamics, compact objects
Work MP 1207 Work Phone: 416-978-6240 Website: http://www.astro.utoronto.ca/~cczhu/
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Aaron Zimmerman
Research Associate What will the impending detection of gravitational waves tell us about black holes? What can analytical methods reveal about black holes and gravitational waves?
Work MP 1413 Work Phone: (416) 978-1776 Website: Research
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