Former Graduate Students

  • Scott Carlsten               Quantitative Researcher at Citadel
  • Erin Kado Fong:            Yale YCAA Prize Fellow (2022) KIPAC, Stanford Copley Fellow (2025)
  • Lachlan Lancaster:       Junior Fellow in the Simons Society of Fellows, Columbia University
  • Oliver Philcox:               Junior Fellow in the Simons Society of Fellows, Columbia University
  • Heather Prince:             Postdoctoral Researcher, Dept Physics & Astronomy, Rutgers U
  • Vassilis Tsiolis:               industry
  • Wenrui Xu:                     Flatiron Research Fellow, Computational Center for Astrophysics
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  • Avery Bailey *21- Postdoctoral Fellowships, Nevada and Arizona
  • Luke Bouma *21- 51 Pegasi b Fellowship in Planetary Astronomy Heising-Simons Foundation, Caltech
  • Hayk Hakobyan *21- Associate Research Physicist, PPPL; Postdoctoral Fellowship High Energy Astrophysics, Columbia U
  • Christina Kreisch *21- Quantitative Researcher at Citadel
  • Brianna Lacy *21- 51 Pegasi b Postdoctoral Fellowship from Heising-Simons Foundation, U.T. Austin
  • Zack Li  *21- Postdoctoral Fellow, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
     
  • Lev Arzamasskiy *20- Member, Institute for Advanced Study
  • Alwin Mao *20- Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Pittsburgh
  • Patryk Pjanka *20-  Postdoctoral Fellow, Nordic Institute for Theoretical Physics (Nordita)
  • Rui Xu *20- Google
  • Melinda Soares Furtado *20- Postdoctoral Scholar, University of Wisconsin, Madison
     
  • Kris Pardo *19- Postdoctoral Fellow, NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL)
  • David Vartanyan *19- Joint Postdoctoral Fellow, UC Berkeley and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Joshua Wallace *19- Space Systems Analyst, Stellar Science Ltd Co
     
  • Johnny Greco *18- Postdoctoral Fellow, Ohio State University
  • John Hoffman *18- Data Scientist, Xaxis
  • Cole Holcomb *18- Data Scientist, Estee Lauder Companies
  • Semyeong Oh *18- Postdoctoral Fellow, Cambridge University
  • Lile Wang *18- Postdoctoral Fellow, Computational Center for Astrophysics
     
  • Munan Gong *17- Postdoctoral Fellow, Max Planck Inst Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching
  • Sasha Philippov *17- Associate Research Scientist, Flatiron Institute
  • Emmanuel Schaan *17- Chamberlain Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
  • Kedron Silsbee *17- Postdoc, Max Planck Inst Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching
     
  • Jose Garmilla *16- Enterra Solutions, Princeton, NJ
  • Alex Howe *16- Postdoctoral Research Fellow, U. Michigan, Dept. of Astronomy
  • Wendy Ju *16- Citadel, Chicago
  • Sudhir Raskutti *16- Data Incubator
  • Ai-Lei Sun *16- Senior Data Scientist, Orbital Insight, Palo Alto, CA
  • Christopher White *16- Postdoctoral Researcher, Princeton University
     
  • Xu ('Chelsea') Huang *15- Torres Postdoctoral Fellow MIT
  • Cristobal Petrovich *15- Assistant Professor, Inst Astrophysics, Universidad Catolica in Chile
  • Petchara ('Pete') Pattarakijwanich *15- Lecturer in Physics, Mahidol University
  • ​Simone Ferraro *15- Divisional Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
  • Brandon Hensley *15- Lyman Spitzer, Jr. Postdoctoral Fellow, Princeton University
  • Andrea Kulier *15- Postdoctoral Researcher at Universidad Catolica de Chile, Santiago
     
  • J. Colin Hill *14- Assistant Professor, Physics, Columbia University
  • (Nora) Elisa Chisari *14- Assistant Professor, Inst Theoretical Physics, Utrecht University
     
  • Michael Belyaev *13- TAC Fellow, University of California, Berkeley
  • Ruobing Dong *13- Professor, University of Victoria
  • Yan-Fei Jiang *13- KITP Fellow, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Timothy Brandt *13- Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Ena Choi *13- QUC Fellow, Korea Institute for Advanced Study
  • Jason Li *13- Senior Research Scientist, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
     
  • Claire Lackner *12- Data Scientist, San Francisco
  • Xuening Bai *12- Faculty, Tsinghua University, Institute for Advanced Study
  • Khee-Gan Lee *12- Assistant Professor, Kavli Institute for the Physics and Math of the Universe, Tokyo
  • Gonzalo Aniano Porcile *12- AI Engineer, LinkedIn (San Francisco)
     
  • Khee Gan ('KG) Lee *11- NASA Hubble Fellow, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab
  • Reinabelle Reyes *11- Faculty, Ateneo de Manila University
  • Lorenzo Sironi *11- Professor, Columbia University
     
  • Charlie Conroy *10- Professor, Harvard University
  • Matthew Collinge *10- Maryland Space Grant, Deputy Director
  • Mario Riquelme *10- Professor, University of Chile
  • Xin Liu *10- Professor, University of Illinois
  • Aurelien Fraisse *10- Research Scholar/Lecturer, Physics, Princeton University
  • Clay Hambrick *10- Financial Industry
  • Feng Dong *10- Financial Industry
     
  • Katherine J. Mack *09- Assistant Professor, Physics, North Carolina State University
  • Yue Shen *09- Professor, U. Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • Min-Su Shin *09- Staff Scientist, Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute
     
  • Sudeep Das *08- Senior Data Scientist, Netflix
  • Shirley Ho *08- Group Leader, Flatiron Insitute Cosmology X Data Science, CCA, NYC
  • (Michelle) Nicole Lemaster *08- Sandia National Laboratory
     
  • Nicholas Bond *07- Research Staff, Goddard Space Flight Center
  • Daniel Fabrycky *07- Professor, University of Chicago
  • Edwin Sirko *07- Software Engineer
     
  • Simon DeDeo *06- Professor in Social and Decision Sciences, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Mario Juric *06- Professor, University of Washington
  • Xiaoan Wu *06- Quantitative Researcher, Citadel Investment Group
     
  • Nadia Zakamska *05- Professor, Johns Hopkins University
     
  • Niayesh Afshordi *04- Professor, University of Waterloo/Perimeter Inst.
  • Joe Hennawi *04- Professor, UCSB
     
  • Hiranya Peiris *03- Professor and Director, Oskar Klein Centre for Cosmoparticle Physics
  • Eric Ford *03- Professor, Penn State University
  • Bart Pindor *03- Research Scientist, University of Melbourne
  • Lei Hao *03- Professor at Shanghai National Observatory
  • Iskra Strateva *03- High School Teacher, Liestal, Switzerland
  • Yeong-Shang Loh *03- London Stock Exchange
     
  • Roman Rafikov *02- University Lecturer, DAMTP, Cambridge, UK
  • Qingjuan Yu *02- Professor, Kavli Inst. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Beijing, China
  • L. Arielle Phillips *02- Research Assistant Professor, Notre Dame
  • Eiichiro Komatsu *02- Director and Scientific Member, Max Planck Institute, Garching, Germany
     
  • Siang Peng Oh *01- Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Seungjung ('Rita) Kim *01- Professor, Art History, University of Toronto
  • Li-Xin Li *01- Professor, Kavli Inst. of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Beijing, China
  • Leonid Malyshkin *01- VP, Model Risk and Development, J.P. Morgan
  • Kentaro Nagamine *01- Professor , University of Nevada, Los Vegas
  • Przemyslaw R. Wozniak *01- Scientist, Los Alamos National Laboratory
     
  • Xiaohui Fan *00- Professor of Astronomy, University of Arizona
  • David Goldberg *00- Professor, Drexel University
     
  • Oleg Gnedin *99- Professor, University of Michigan
  • Michael Blanton *99- Professor, New York University
  • Erick Lee *99- amazon.com
     
  • Antonio Peimbert *98- Professor, UNAM, Mexico
  • Michael Woodhams *98- Scientist, University of Tasmania
  • Jeremy Kepner *98- MIT Lincoln Laboratory, SIAM Fellow
     
  • Wes Colley *97- Senior Research Scientist, University of Alabama
  • Andrew Ulmer *97- Goldman, Sachs & Co., New York
     
  • Krzysztof ('Kris) Stanek *96- Professor, Ohio State University
  • James Rhoads *96- Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA
     
  • Victoria Dorman *95- Manager, Academic Affairs SEAS, Princeton University
  • Tomislav Kundic *95- Renaissance Capitol
  • Lori Lubin *95- Professor, University of California, Davis
  • Ue-Li Pen *95- Professor, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics
  • Guohung Xu *95- General Manager, Network Technology, Shenzhen City, China
     
  • Julianne Dalcanton *94- Director, Center for Computational Astrophysics, Flatiron Institute, NY
  • Zsolt Frei *94- Professor, Eotvos University ('Hungary)
  • Nickolay Gnedin *94- Scientist, Fermilab, Professor, University of Chicago
  • Armando Howard *94- Astrophysicist, Goddard Institute for Space Studies
  • Sangeeta Malhotra *94- Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA
     
  • Suvendra Dutta *93- Group Leader, MIT, Lincoln Laboratory
  • Gabor Toth *93- Professor, University of Michigan
     
  • Shu-de Mao *92- Tsinghua University, Beijing
     
  • Charles Gammie *91- Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • Katharine Long *91- Professor, Department of Math, Texas Tech University
  • Man-Hoi Lee *91- Professor, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Jordi Miralda Escude *91- Professor, University of Barcelona
  • Joanna Lees *91- Kazoo Consulting
     
  • Changbom Park *90- Professor, Korea Institute for Advanced Study
  • Renyue Cen *90- Senior Research Astronomer, Princeton University
  • Duncan Walsh *90- Analyst, London Stock Exchange
  • Kevin Long *90- Professor, Texas Tech
     
  • David Weinberg *89- Professor, Ohio State University
  • Neal S. Katz *89- Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
  • Puragra ('Raja) Guhathakurta *89- Professor, University of California, Santa Cruz
  • Arif Babul *89- Professor, University of Victoria, Canada
  • Michael Rupen *88- Senior Scientist, NRAO
  • Mark Wardle *88- Professor, Macquarie University, Australia
  • Malcolm W. Ewell *88- US Center for Naval Analysis
  • Myeong-Gu Park *88- Professor, KyungPook N.U. ('Korea)
  • Nathan Netzer *88- Senior Lecturer, Ort Braude College
  • Barbara S. Ryden *87- Professor, Ohio State University
  • Nels Anderson *87- Research Staff, MPI ('Garching)
  • Thomas R. Quinn *86- Professor, University of Washington, Seattle
  • Thomas S. Statler *86- Professor, Ohio University
  • Hyung Mok Lee *86- Professor, Seoul Nat. Univ. ('Korea)
  • Stephen Ratcliff *85- Professor, Middlebury College
  • Robert Lupton *84- Senior Research Astronomer, Princeton University
  • Mario Vietri *84- Professor, SNS Pisa
  • Frances Verter *84- Senior Support Scientist, SAIC
  • Gary Mamon *84- Astronomer, IAP Paris
  • Edmund Bertschinger *84- Professor, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Jeremy Goodman *83- Professor, Princeton University
  • David Eder *83- Physicist, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • David Merritt *82- Professor, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • Esther Hu *80- Astronomer, University of Hawaii
  • John Caldwell *79- Resident Astronomer, McDonald Observatory
  • Tony Stark *79-Senior Astronomer, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
  • Suketu Bhavsar *78- Professor, University of Kentucky
  • Ellen Gould Zweibel *77- Professor, University of Wisconsin
  • William Cochran *76- Research Scientist, University of Texas
  • David Andereck *75
  • Peter Wannier *75- Book Store Owner
  • Bruce Elmegreen *75- Researcher, IBM Corporation
  • Blake Kinahan *75- Lawyer
  • Douglas Richstone *75- Professor, University of Michigan
  • Maria Theresa Ruiz *75
  • Harvey Liszt *74- Radio Astronomer, National Radio Astronomy Observatory
  • Trinh Thuan *74- Professor, University of Virginia, Charlottesville
  • David Wingert *74- Professor, Georgia State University
  • Roger Chevalier *73- Professor, University of Virginia
  • Richard Gott *73- Professor, Princeton University
  • William Macy *73-
  • Stuart Shapiro *73- Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
  • Claire Max *72- Professor, UC Santa Cruz
  • Terry Matilsky *72- Professor, Rutgers University
  • Richard Durisen *72- Professor, Indiana University
  • Tom Dennis *70- Professor, Mount Holyoke College
  • Barry Lutz *69- Professor, Northern Arizona University
  • Robert Gilman *69- President of Context Institute
  • Michael Stone *69- Professor, University of Massachusetts, Boston
  • Martin Tomasko *69- Research Professor, University of Arizona
  • Carl Heiles *67- Professor, University of California-Berkeley
  • Richard Henry *67- Professor, Johns Hopkins University
  • James Hesser *67- Director, Dominion Astrophysical Observatory
  • Blair Savage *67- Professor, University of Wisconsin
  • John Gaustad *62- Professor Emeritus, Swarthmore College
  • George Field *55- Senior Research Fellow, Harvard-Smithsonian Ctr. Astrophysics
  • Malcolm Savedoff *55- Professor Emeritus, University of Rochester