Current Member

Elena Murchikova

Friends of the Institute for Advanced Study Member
Affiliation
Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Astrophysics
Home Institution
Institute for Advanced Study

Elena Murchikova works on the interface between theoretical astrophysics and observational astronomy. Her research interests span studies of the Milky Way’s galactic center black hole with the ALMA telescope, black hole accretion theory, the interiors of neutron stars, and cosmic strings in the vicinity of black holes.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Natural Sciences
9/2018current
Degrees
California Institute of Technology Ph.D., 2018