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"The reasonable man adapts himself to the world; the unreasonable one persists in trying to adapt the world to himself. Therefore, all progress depends on the unreasonable man" - George Bernard Shaw

Photo taken from Manly Wharf, Sydney

October 2013, Paper submitted! Experimental constraints on anti-gravity and antimatter, in the context of dark energy.

August 2013, Paper accepted! A Herschel-ATLAS study of dusty spheroids: probing the minor-merger process in the local Universe.

        I am a second-year graduate student in astronomy at Harvard University working with Dr Alexey Vikhlinin and Prof. Christopher W. Stubbs. I am analyzing data from the NASA Chandra X-ray observatory to understand how often galaxy clusters merge. I am also very interested in Galactic dynamics, and trying to dissect the formation of the Milky Way via the motions and elemental abundances of stars in the Milky Way.