Current Member

Jihad Touma

Affiliation
Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Applied Mathematics, Astrophysical Dynamics
Home Institution
American University of Beirut

Jihad Touma studies planetary and galactic dynamics. At IAS, he plans to pursue joint work with Scott Tremaine on the statistical mechanics of self-gravitating stellar clusters around supermassive black holes in galactic nuclei.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Natural Sciences
9/201712/2017 Fall
Visitor
  • Natural Sciences
2/20132/2014
Visitor
  • Natural Sciences
3/20095/2009 Spring
Visitor
  • Natural Sciences
12/20072/2008
Degrees
MIT Ph.D., 1993