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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.


Apr
25
revised How does the sun's surface conduct thermal energy from the convective zone to the corona?
proper superscripts
Apr
14
revised Does air density influence a football player's ability to “bend” the ball?
fixed typo
Apr
14
revised Does air density influence a football player's ability to “bend” the ball?
used more reasonable numbers (I think)
Apr
7
revised Relation between surface carrier density and Fermi level?
latex; some grammar
Mar
31
revised Translation of the Mechanique analytique
capitalization; "The tags resource-recommendations and specific-reference are mutually exclusive; they should never both be applied to the same question."
Mar
25
revised What would it be like “inside” a star?
edited tags
Mar
23
revised Most True to Life Physics & Biology Simulation Engine?
rolled back to a previous revision
Mar
16
revised Eigenstates of operators on constituent systems in tensor product space
changed | to \lvert; added tags
Mar
15
revised Hula-hoop physics
made clearer what the physical situation is (hopefully guessed right)
Mar
13
revised Immortality within the multiple worlds interpretation of quantum mechanics
edited tags
Mar
13
revised Effective aperture of an isotropic antenna; question on polarisation
made clear the reference to original question
Mar
4
revised Why doesn't $ds^2 = 0$ imply two distinct points $p$ and $p'$ on a manifold are the same point?
deleted 185 characters in body
Mar
4
revised Why doesn't $ds^2 = 0$ imply two distinct points $p$ and $p'$ on a manifold are the same point?
clarified last paragraph
Feb
28
revised Are length contractions limited by Planck length?
fixed formula
Feb
24
revised What is a nongeodesic orbit?
just one of those typo-filled days...
Feb
24
revised What is a nongeodesic orbit?
fixed another typo
Feb
24
revised What is a nongeodesic orbit?
fixed typo
Feb
10
revised Cosmology: proper evolution of energy density ratios with time?
added derivation of present-day radiation energy density
Feb
9
revised Cosmology: what is a quantity that is called “$h$” in regard to angular size of a galaxy?
added 145 characters in body
Feb
5
revised “Where” does dissipated enstrophy go?
image -> tex