High-Energy Astrophysics

Jonathan E. Grindlay

Jonathan E. Grindlay

Robert Treat Paine Professor of Practical Astronomy

Research Interests: Compact objects and binaries in globular clusters and the origin and evolution of compact X-ray binaries. Accretion onto white dwarfs, neutron stars, and black holes. Development of a balloon-borne hard X-ray-imaging telescope and future space missions for hard X-ray observations of X-ray binaries and quasars.

(617) 495-7204
Nick  Murphy

Nick Murphy

Lecturer / SAO Astrophysicist

Research Interests: Plasma astrophysics, solar physics, magnetic reconnection, computational plasma physics, non-equilibrium ionization modeling, and …

Paul Nulsen

Paul Nulsen

Lecturer / SAO Astrophysicist

Research interests: high energy astrophysics; X-ray astronomy; dynamics and gas dynamics; gas in galaxies and clusters; active galactic nuclei and …

+1 617 495 7043
John Raymond

John Raymond

Lecturer / SAO Astrophysicist

Spectroscopy and physics of the solar corona, especially flares and Coronal Mass Ejections.