Current Group Members
Davide Lazzati is an assistant professor. He got his Ph.D. in Italy at the University of Milan and worked as a postdoc at the Institute of Astronomy of the University of Cambridge, UK and at JILA, University of Colorado at Boulder.
Diego López-Cámara is a postdoc working on the physics of gamma-ray bursts. He specializes in numerical simulations of the central engine and the jet-star interaction.
David W. Fallest
Dave Fallest is postdoc working on dust nucleation in stellar explosions. He is studying dust nucleation and growth in supernova explosions in the high-z universe.
Lin Ning is a Ph.D. student working on numerical simulations of the early afterglow phase.
Atul Chhotray is a Ph.D. student working on the theoretical aspects of the GRB prompt emission, focusing on Monte Carlo simulations of scattering-dominated plasma.
Chris Mauney is a Ph.D. student working on DFT calculations of the structural and optical properties of carbon clusters.
Matt Gronke is an undergraduate student working on outreach activities.
Tyler Temple is an undergraduate student working on the development of a comprehensive model for the dust enrichment of the Universe.