Past Member

Aristotle Socrates

John N. Bahcall Fellow

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Astrophysics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study
From
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Aristotle Socrates is interested in high-energy astrophysics, particularly the physical processes that underlie accretion onto black holes and neutron stars. He is exploring the effects of cosmic ray production on the mass and luminosity of galaxies and their respective black holes, and studying the tidal and thermal evolution of extrasolar giant planets.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences

Degrees

Univ of Calif, Santa Barbara
Ph.D.
2004