Current Member

Barak Zackay

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Astrophysics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study

Barak Zackay is developing novel statistical and algorithmic techniques for discovering exciting astrophysical objects, such as pulsars, fast radio bursts, gravitational waves, supernovae, and exoplanets. He has developed various astrophysical image processing methods, including proper image subtraction.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences
current

Degrees

Weizmann Institute of Science
Ph.D.
2017
Weizmann Institute of Science
M.Sc.
2012
Bar-Ilan University
B.Sc.
2006

Honors

2015
Clore Scholarship