Colloquium: Maria Drout, Univ. of Toronto

Mon, 10/01/2018 - 4:15pm
428 Pupin Hall
Maria Drout
University of Toronto

Title & abstract TBA

About the speaker

Maria Drout is currently a NASA Fellow and Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow at the Observatories of the Carnegie Institution for Science, and also holds a Research Associate position in the Dunlap Institute at the University of Toronto.  Her research focuses on understanding the evolution, influence, and ultimate fate of massive stars. She uses ground and spaced-based telescopes to study supernova explosions and other exotic transients, as well as populations of massive stars in nearby galaxies.

More details on Maria's research can be found here.