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Current Member

Patrick Dean Mullen

Funding provided by NASA

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Astrophysics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study and Center for Computational Astrophysics

Patrick Dean Mullen's research focuses on the development and application of numerical tools for astrophysical magnetohydrodynamics. Mullen has performed cutting-edge numerical simulations of the planetary scale giant impact thought to have formed Earth's moon.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences
current

Degrees

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Department of Astronomy
Ph.D.
2021