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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 Different colors and Metamerism
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18
answered Definition of event horizon - Gravity around blackholes
Jul
16
answered Could quantum computers break any cipher?
Jul
15
answered Is Dark Matter expected to be equally distributed in our solar system?
Jul
14
answered Black Hole Growth
Jul
3
answered Difference between Enzo & Gadget astronomy simulation codes
Jul
1
answered Why does hitting a cold bag of water freeze?
Jun
23
answered Why are stellar clusters useful for developing stellar evolution models?
Jun
18
answered How does an object such as a galaxy split the image from a more distant galaxy into two images?
Jun
14
answered Is there a way to see that $ \nabla_\mu g_{\nu \rho} = 0 $ without explicit computation, where $\nabla_\mu$ refers to the covariant derivative?
Jun
13
answered Proper acceleration of a stationary object
Jun
9
answered Is Gravity a Problem?
Jun
8
answered What is a weak solution of the MHD equations?
Jun
1
answered How do black hole jets form?
May
26
answered How is “little $h$” measured in cosmology? The dimensionless parameter from the Hubble constant, $H_0$
May
26
answered Boltzmann equation in cosmology
May
23
answered Confusion about two forms of connection coefficients
May
21
answered Does Birkhoff's theorem apply to rotating collapsing stars?
May
16
answered numerical galaxy morphology classification scheme
May
14
answered Filming light in slo mo