Brian Fields.   Professor of Astronomy and of Physics.

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Graduate Students

Illinois attracts great students, and I am particularly lucky to have fantastic students.

Tsung-Han Yeh. Primordial nucleosynthesis. Particle dark matter.
Adrienne Ertel. Near-Earth supernovae as probes of supernova dust evolution.
Jesse Miller. Near-Earth supernovae. Earth impactors.

PhD Alumni

Our PhD graduates have gone on to careers that harness their talents and astrophysical expertise.  We are proud of you!

Richard Cyburt

Vasiliki Pavlidou

Tijana Prodanovic

Themis Athanassiadou

Nachiketa Chakraborty

Amy Lien

Brian Fry

Xilu Wang