Current Member

Robert Penna

Funding provided by the U.S. Department of Energy

Affiliation

Natural Sciences

Field of Study

Theoretical Physics

Home Institution

Institute for Advanced Study

Robert Penna is interested in general relativity and mathematical physics. His recent research has focused on using infinite dimensional symmetries of general relativity to learn new things about black holes and gravitational waves.

Dates at IAS

Member
School of Natural Sciences
current

Degrees

Harvard University
Ph.D.
2013

Appointments

Columbia University
2016–2019
Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Natural Sciences
MIT
2013–2016
Pappalardo Fellowship