We’re all very excited to announce that Tansu Daylan will be joining us at Wash U in the fall of 2023. Tansu’s expertise in exoplanets, dark matter, and data analysis techniques will complement our existing strengths in cosmochemistry, planetary science, and astrophysics. Great things ahead for space sciences at Wash U!
Alex NASA grant
Congrats to Alex for his new NASA grant for instrument development to measure the forthcoming samples from asteroid Bennu.
Shooting for the Moon video
Profile on Zoltan
Zoltan is working on fascinating meteorites: ungrouped achondrites. Super weird and fascinating!
Kainen succesfully defended his Ph.D. today, congrats Kainen!
Astronomy Days 2022!
I had the opportunity to talk at Astronomy Days 2022 hosted by the North Carolina Museum of Natural Science. The talk discussed a few of my favorite things, including Erg Chech 002, the Kamchatka Superbolide, short-lived radioactivities, Acfer 094, the DART mission, asteroids and comets!