2016 News

Distinguished Professor Rachel Somerville, Downsbrough Chair in Astrophysics and Simons Investigator, has been appointed to the Simons Center for Computational Astrophysics (CCA) to lead the Galaxy Formation Group

This appointment, anticipated to last three to five years, will be held jointly with her appointment as Distinguished Professor at Rutgers.

The new Center for Computational Astrophysics is in the process of being established in New York City by the Simons Foundation, and will be directed by David Spergel of Princeton University.