Current Member

Robert Penna

Funding provided by the U.S. Department of Energy and the Sivian Fund

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Theoretical Physics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study

Robert Penna is interested in general relativity, fluid dynamics, and mathematical physics. Recent research has focused on the structure of asymptotic symmetries at asymptotic infinity and at black hole event horizons.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences
current

Degrees

Harvard University
Ph.D.
2013

Appointments

Columbia University
Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Natural Sciences
MIT
Pappalardo Fellowship