Current Distinguished Visiting Professor

Rashid Sunyaev

Maureen and John Hendricks Visiting Professor
Affiliation
Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Astrophysics
Home Institution
Max-Planck Institute für Astrophysik

Rashid Sunyaev has made major contributions in the fields of physical cosmology and high-energy astrophysics. His current research interests include the cosmological recombination of hydrogen and helium, the physics of gas accretion onto neutron stars and black holes, the problem of matter, and radiation interaction under extreme astrophysical conditions.

Dates at IAS
Distinguished Visiting Professor
  • Natural Sciences
7/2010current