Students

Name

Contact Research

Fatimah Al Sharyah
MSc Graduate Student
Babul

Elliot 407
205-721-8818

Ivar Arroway
PhD Graduate Student
Kavelaars & Pritchet

Bob Wright B313 250-882-8204

Physical properties of trans-Neptunian objects 

Jiaqing Bi
MSc Graduate Student
Dong

Elliot 407
205-721-8818 bijiaqing@uvic.ca

Protoplanetary disks, exoplanets

Spencer Bialek
MSc Graduate Student
Venn

Elliot 407
205-721-8818

Connor Bottrell 
PhD Graduate Student
Simard & Ellison

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Galaxy morphologies, optical imaging/IFU surveys, hydrodynamical simulations
Michael Chen 
PhD Graduate Student 
Di Francesco

Elliott 404
250-721-8845

Star formation, molecular cloud kinematics, dust grain properties
Ondrea Clarkson 
PhD Graduate Student
Herwig

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Stellar astrophysics

Katherine Crotts
MSc Graduate Student
Matthews

ktcrotts@uvic.ca

Ruth Digby
MSc Graduate Student
Navarro

Elliot 408
250-721-6486

Nick Fantin
PhD Graduate Student
Côté & McConnachie

Elliott 404
250-721-8845

White Dwarfs, Galactic Evolution, Stellar Populations
Logan Francis 
MSc Graduate Student
Johnstone & Navarro

Elliott 404
902-717-7347

Benjamin Gerard
PhD Graduate Student
Marois & Willis

Elliott 407
250-721-8818

High contrast imaging instrumentation; exoplanets; debris disks
Robert Gleisinger
PhD Graduate Student
Côté

Elliott 404
514-572-3872 rgleisinger@uvic.ca

Maan Hani
PhD Graduate Student
Ellison

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Circum-galactic medium, galaxy merger & evolution​, hydrodynamical simulations
Clare Higgs
PhD Graduate Student
McConnachie

Elliott 404
250-721-8818

Stellar populations; local group; dwarf galaxies

Julia Horne
PhD Graduate Student
SEOS

Bob Wright A306

Brittany Howard
MSc Graduate Student
Willis

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Farbod Jahandar
MSc Graduate Student
Venn

Elliott 407
250-721-8818

Stellar spectroscopy, stellar populations
Jaclyn Jensen
MSc Graduate Student
McConnachie

Elliott 407
778-350-5875 jaclynjensen@uvic.ca

Galactic evolution
Jared Keown
PhD Graduate Student
Di Francesco & Venn

Elliott 405
250-721-8819

Molecular clouds; star formation
Collin Kielty 
PhD Graduate Student
Venn

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

Stellar spectroscopy; local group
Tarun Kumar
PhD Graduate Student
Venn & Andersen
Elliott 405
250-588-1402 tarunkumar@uvic.ca
Adaptive optics systems, astronomical instrumentation
Nic Loewen 
MSc Graduate Student
Navarro
Cosmological simulations, galactic archaeology

Jinghan (Jane) Peng
MSc Graduate Student
Kavelaars

Elliott 404
205-721-8818

Kuiper Belt Objects, surface structure
Douglas Rennehan 
PhD Graduate Student
Babul

Elliott 403
250-721-7747

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

Yukiya Saito
PhD Graduate Student
Dillman

ISAC cubicles, TRIUMF
604-222-6493

Nuclear astrophysics

David Stephens
MSc Graduate Student
Herwig

Elliott 407
205-721-8818

Mojtaba Taheri Nieh
PhD Graduate Student
Andersen, McConnachie & Venn

Elliott 408
250-721-6127

Adaptive optic systems, high precision astrometry

William Thompson
MSc Graduate Student
Marois

wthompson@uvic.ca

Mallory Thorp
MSc Graduate Student
Ellison

Elliott 407
205-721-8818

Thorold Tronrud 
MSc Graduate Student
Navarro

Elliott 409a
250-721-5631

Gas dynamics in the APOSTLE simulation
Ariane Trudeau
PhD Graduate Student
Willis

arianetrudeau@uvic.ca