People

Irwin Shapiro

Irwin Shapiro

Timken University Professor

Research Interests: Radio and radar techniques: applications to astrometry, astrophysics, geophysics, planetary physics, and tests of theories of gravitation; Pre-college and college science education: curriculum development and teacher training.… Read more about Irwin Shapiro

Perkin Lab, P-217
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street, MS-51
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 495-7300
Zachary Slepian

Zachary Slepian

2016 Alumni
Chamberlain Fellow (2016-) and Einstein Fellow (2017-) at the Lawrence Berkeley National Lab

Research interests are cosmology, including structure formation, dark energy, and dark matter.  In particular, current work is on relative velocity between… Read more about Zachary Slepian

Howard Smith

Howard Smith

Lecturer / SAO Astrophysicist

Research Interests: Massive star formation in galactic and extragalactic environments; luminous merging galaxies with normal, starburst and/or AGN activity… Read more about Howard Smith

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street,
Office: M-219
Cambridge, MA 02138
MS-65

p: 617-496-2198
Alicia Soderberg

Alicia Soderberg

Associate Professor of Astronomy

Research Interests: Her research focuses on the catastrophic death of stars, “supernovae”.   She combines astronomical data sets from many observatories and satellites in order to probe the eruptive, destructive, and explosive nature of supernovae and their role in the Universe.… Read more about Alicia Soderberg

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: (617) 496.7919
Christopher Stubbs

Christopher Stubbs

Samuel C. Moncher Professor of Physics and of Astronomy

Research Interests:  Foundations of gravitational physics, searches for dark matter, and observational cosmology.… Read more about Christopher Stubbs

Christopher Stubbs
Samuel C. Moncher Professor of Physics and of Astronomy
17 Oxford Street
Harvard University
Cambridge MA 02138
stubbs@physics.harvard.edu

The group’s lab and office space are located at 106 McKay at the Laboratory for Particle Physics and Cosmology.
p: (617)495-1454
Andrew Szentgyorgyi

Andrew Szentgyorgyi

Lecturer / SAO Astrophysicist

Szentgyorgyi has worked in a number of astrophysical areas including neutrino astronomy, very high energy gamma astronomy and X-ray astronomy. For the last… Read more about Andrew Szentgyorgyi

Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
Office: P-355
60 Garden St., MS 15
Cambridge, MA 02138

p: 617-495-7397
Zoe Todd

Zoe R Todd

Graduate Student

Research Interests: Origin of Life: exoplanets and planet formation, prebiotic chemistry, astrochemistry

Harvard Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
60 Garden Street, MS-10
Cambridge, MA 02138
p: 617-496-3435