Students

Name

Contact Research

Jiaqing Bi
PhD Graduate Student
Dong

Elliot 407
205-721-8818

Protoplanetary disks and planet formation

Spencer Bialek 
PhD Graduate Student 
Venn & Fabbro

Eliott 403
1-250-721-7747

 

Bobby Bickley 
PhD Graduate Student Ellison

Eliott 403
1-250-721-7747

 

Doron Blakely
MSc Graduate Student
Johnstone & Dong

Eliott 412 

 


Borukhovetskaya, Alexandra
 
PhD Graduate Student Navarro

 Elliott 403
1-250-721-6486

 

Shoshannah Byrne-Mamahit
MSc Graduate Student
Ellison

Elliott 407
778-350-5875 

Galaxy mergers in cosmological simulations, galaxy merger-AGN connection 

Rory Coles
PhD Graduate Student
Fabbro & Navarro

Elliott 404

Breanna Crompvoets
Msc Graduate Student
Di Francesco & Willis

Elliott 412

 

Katherine Crotts
PhD Graduate Student
Matthews

Elliott 405
250-588-1402

Circumstellar disks, debris disks, and exoplanets

Austin Davis
PhD Graduate Student
Herwig & Prestridge

Elliott 408
250-721-6127

Thermohaline mixing, stellar interiors

Samuel Fielder
MSC Graduate Student
Kirk & Venn

 

Logan Francis 
PhD Graduate Student
Johnstone & Dong

Elliott 405
250-588-1402

Star and planet formation, accretion disks, protoplanetary disk structures
Robert Gleisinger
PhD Graduate Student
Côté & Willis

Elliott 404
514-572-3872

Layla Haddad
MSc Graduate Student
Chapman & Willis

Elliott 408
250-721-6127 

 

Anthony (Tony) Huber
PhD Graduate Student
Chapman & Albert

 

 

Jaclyn Jensen
PhD Graduate Student
McConnachie & Ellison

Elliott 405
250-588-1402

Galactic archaeology, stellar streams and Galactic evolution

Tarun Kumar
PhD Graduate Student
Venn & Andersen

Elliott 405
250-588-1402

Adaptive optics systems, astronomical instrumentation

Max Kurzner
PhD Graduate Student
Côté & Willis

mkurzner@uvic.ca

 

Byungwoon (Aram) Lee
MSc Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Venn

Elliott 407

Ophélie Leste
MSc Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Venn

Elliott 413
oleste@uvic.ca

Shunyuan MAO 
MSc Graduate Student
Dong

Elliott 407
205-721-8818
symao@uvic.ca 

Protoplanetary disks and physics-informed machine learning
John Pazder
PhD Graduate Student
Venn

Lowell Peltier
PhD Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Dong

Elliott

Jinghan (Jane) Peng
MSc Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Willis

Elliott 404
205-721-8818

Kuiper Belt Objects, surface structure

Matthew Pereira Wilson
MSC Graduate Student
Navarro

Elliott 403

 

 

Douglas Rennehan 
PhD Graduate Student
Babul


Cosmological simulations, galaxy, group and cluster formation; AGN feedback

Vida Saeedzadeh
PhD Graduate Student
Babul

Galaxy groups and clusters formation, circumgalactic medium

Simon Smith
MSC Graduate Student
McConnachie  & Navarro

Elliott 413

 

Jessica Speedie
MSc Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Dong

Elliott 404

 

Observational signatures of planet formation, simulations of protoplanetary disk substructure 

Mojtaba Taheri Nieh
PhD Graduate Student
Andersen, McConnachie & Venn


Adaptive optic systems, high precision astrometry

William Thompson
PhD Graduate Student
Marois & Herwig

Exoplanet direct imaging, methods, and instrumentation; asteroseismology

Mallory Thorp
PhD Graduate Student
Ellison

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Galaxy mergers and evolution, Spatially resolved spectroscopy

Ariane Trudeau
PhD Graduate Student
Willis

Fletcher Waller
MSc Graduate Student
Venn & McConnachie

Ultra-faint dwarf galaxies, metal-poor stars, stellar spectroscopy

Scott Wilkinson
MSc Graduate Student
Ellison