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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).


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answered If wavefunction is just a probability function, how does an electron interfere with itself
Jul
21
answered Metric tensor in special and general relativity
Jul
13
answered Is the principle of Conservation of Energy empirically verifiable?
Jul
8
answered Why do we deal only with large scale magnetic fields in astrophysics, and not electric fields?
Jul
8
answered Will a tall narrow cup keep a cup coffee warmer than a more evenly dimensioned cup?
Jul
7
answered English translation of Heisenberg's paper ``Über den anschaulichen Inhalt der quantentheoretischen Kinematik und Mechanik''
Jul
6
answered What is the percentage of stars that are massive enough to end their lives in a supernova?
Jul
4
answered Why doesn't the air in a Standard Diving Dress crush you?
Jun
30
answered Can an asteroid/meteroid/meteor/meteorite be stopped in its way to Earth?
Jun
25
answered Why isn't a pendulum clock considered a perpetual machine?
Jun
14
answered Calculate the maximum variation in brightness of a star due to the presence of a planet in orbit
Jun
10
answered The Helium mass fraction from the Big Bang Nucleosynthesis
Jun
3
answered Am I accelerating in the fourth dimension (time)?
Jun
2
answered Why did high quality mirrors use aluminum coatings instead of silver?
May
30
answered Infinite number of galaxies?
May
27
answered How does hot water clean better than cold water?
May
24
answered Is the uncertainty principle a property of elementary particles or a result of our measurement tools?
May
20
answered Gravitational lensing image from merging black holes
May
20
answered Galaxy velocity curve
May
17
answered The wave equation in general relativity, special relativity, and Cartesian coordinates