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I am a graduate student studying astrophysics at Princeton. I received my bachelor's in physics and mathematics from Caltech (2011).

My primary interest is in general relativistic magnetohydrodynamics simulations of black hole accretion.


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answered Does Birkhoff's theorem apply to rotating collapsing stars?
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answered numerical galaxy morphology classification scheme
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answered Filming light in slo mo
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answered Principle of Sufficient Reason on light travelling in straight line
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answered Paradox in special relativity
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answered Is there a way to photograph the very edge of black hole?
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answered How does the sun's surface conduct thermal energy from the convective zone to the corona?
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answered Why U235 over U238?
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answered Can a hypothetical universe have more than 2 types of dimensions: spatial and temporal?
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answered Does air density influence a football player's ability to “bend” the ball?
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answered Most True to Life Physics & Biology Simulation Engine?
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answered Black hole repulsion mechnism
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answered Allowable spacetime deformations
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answered Shear stress and static fluids
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answered Angular momentum in planetary disk formation
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answered Normal Vectors to these Hypersurfaces on a Lorentzian Manifold
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answered What is the mass of a sphere?
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answered Why doesn't $ds^2 = 0$ imply two distinct points $p$ and $p'$ on a manifold are the same point?
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answered Variation of infinite grid of ideal one-ohm resistors: what would be the equivalent resistance between 2 points in a 3D lattice?