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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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Mar
23
answered Most True to Life Physics & Biology Simulation Engine?
Mar
23
answered Black hole repulsion mechnism
Mar
22
answered Allowable spacetime deformations
Mar
18
answered Shear stress and static fluids
Mar
17
answered Angular momentum in planetary disk formation
Mar
14
answered Normal Vectors to these Hypersurfaces on a Lorentzian Manifold
Mar
12
answered What is the mass of a sphere?
Mar
4
answered Why doesn't $ds^2 = 0$ imply two distinct points $p$ and $p'$ on a manifold are the same point?
Mar
2
answered Variation of infinite grid of ideal one-ohm resistors: what would be the equivalent resistance between 2 points in a 3D lattice?
Mar
1
answered What are $\mu$ and $\nu$ in $g_{\mu\nu}$ metric?
Mar
1
answered Why is the scalar product of four-velocity with itself -1?
Feb
28
answered Are length contractions limited by Planck length?
Feb
27
answered What happens during gravitational collapse to cause the formation of a star?
Feb
27
answered Could Hyper-Massive Black Holes be due to Dark Matter in the Early Universe?
Feb
24
answered Computing the gravitational force on a planet in a particular system
Feb
24
answered What is a nongeodesic orbit?
Feb
22
answered Is it valid to apply Einstein's Relativity to scenarios involving expansion of space?
Feb
17
answered Given any metric, how to find the straight line path between two points?
Feb
11
answered Evidence for electrodynamics in curved spacetime