Patrick Dean Mullen headshot
Current Member

Patrick Dean Mullen

Funding provided by NASA

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Astrophysics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study & Center for Computational Astrophysics

Patrick 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