Faculty

Marco Cavaglia

Professor

Research Interests

Experimental and theoretical gravitational-wave detection, classical and quantum models of gravity, cosmology.

Shun Saito

Assistant professor of physics

Research Interests

Observational cosmology, galaxies and large-scale structures, cosmology.

Post-doctoral research associates

Siddhartha Gurung Lopez
Research Interests

Cosmology

Sudarshan Karki
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO instrumental science

Ryan Quitzow-James
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis, multi-messenger astrophysics

Ph.D. Students

Dripta Bhattacharjee
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO instrumental science and data analysis

Kentaro Mogushi
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis, multi-messenger astrophysics

Sushant Sharma Chaudhary
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis

Yanyan Zheng
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis, multi-messenger astrophysics

Undergraduate students

Noah Baden
Research Interests

Cosmology

Steven Karst
Research Interests

Application of machine learning to the large-scale structure

Matthew Miller
Research Interests

Gravitational waves, astrophysics

Affiliate members

Francesco Di Renzo

Graduate student

Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO-Virgo data analysis, Virgo instrumentation

Ashini Modi

High school student

Research Interests

Gravitational waves and astrophysics

Past members

Elizabeth Caputa-Hatley

NASA-Missouri Space Grant Consortium's Fellow

Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis, education and public outreach

Ethan Hisle
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis

Jacob McQuerrey
Research Interests

Gravitational wave detection, LIGO data analysis