E. Chiang’s Student Collaborators

Student Collaborators and Their Papers

G stands for Graduate, U stands for Undergraduate. The number following the letter represents the year in which we worked together.

Open positions available for graduate students and undergraduates.

Current students and some of their research topics:

14. Jonathan Lin (U2): Planet formation

13. Benjamin Vinson (U3): Three-body problem


Former students and some of their research topics:

12. Eve J. Lee (G1/G2/G3/G4/G5): Planet and star formation. Sherman Fairchild Fellow in Theoretical Physics at Caltech.

11. Tushar Mittal (G1/G2): Planetesimal formation, debris disks, mantle plumes

10. Skylar Kerzner (U2): Protoplanetary disk rotation curves, with application to the Atacama Large Millimeter Array. Department of Astronomy Student Commencement Speaker.

9. Daniel Perez-Becker (G3/G4/G5/G6/G7): Ionization chemistry of protoplanetary disks, hot Jupiter hydrodynamics, disintegrating rocky planets. Data Scientist at Microsoft, Boston.

8. Ruth A. Murray-Clay (G2/G3/G4/G5/G6): Planetary dynamics, planet formation, hot Jupiter atmospheres, pre-main-sequence phenomena. Awarded 2015 AAS Warner Prize. Associate Professor, UC Santa Cruz Astronomy.

7. Hyomin Choi (U2/U3/U4): Oort Cloud, Kuiper Belt

6. Aaron T. Lee (G1/G2): Planetesimal formation, star formation

5. Linda E. Strubbe (G2/G3): Debris disks, planetary dynamics, galaxy formation

4. Jessica R. Lovering (U1/U2/U3): Observations of the Kuiper Belt, astrometry, origin of Trojan librators

  • Resonant and Secular Families of the Kuiper Belt , E. I. Chiang, J.R. Lovering, R. L. Millis, M. W. Buie, L. H. Wasserman, & K. J. Meech, Earth, Moon, & Planets, as part of First Decadal Review of the Kuiper Belt special issue, 92, 49-62 (2003)

3. Christopher J. Culter (U1/U2/U3/U4): Narrow ring dynamics, chaos

2. Amy Jordan (U3/U4): Observations of the Kuiper Belt, astrometry, resonance dynamics

1. Ryan Moo Kwang Joung (U3/U4): Thermodynamics and spectra of protoplanetary disks