Current Member

Barak Zackay

Infosys Member
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
  • Natural Sciences
9/2017current
Degrees
Weizmann Institute of Science Ph.D., 2017
Weizmann Institute of Science M.Sc., 2012
Bar-Ilan University B.Sc., 2006
Honors
Clore Scholarship 2015