Current Member

Yuan-Sen Ting

Martin A. and Helen Chooljian Member
Affiliation
Natural Sciences
Field of Study
Astrophysics
Home Institution
Institute for Advanced Study

Yuan-Sen Ting is interested in unraveling the evolution of the Milky Way in the past fourteen billion years by extracting statistical information from millions of spectra currently being collected from individual stars in the galaxy. His research operates at the intersection of theoretical modeling, observational astronomy, and machine learning.

Dates at IAS
Member
  • Natural Sciences
9/2017current
Degrees
Harvard University Ph.D., 2017
Honors
Dr. Pliny A. and Margaret H. Price Prize 2016
Appointments
Princeton University, the Carnegie Observatories 2017–2023 Carnegie-Princeton Fellowship (concurrent)
2018–2021 NASA Hubble Fellowship