Tidal Disruption of Stars

 

Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, research focuses on the violent universe with an emphasis on stellar explosions, gamma-ray bursts, and accretion phenomena near compact objects. He did my graduate work at the  Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge in England, where he was a member of  Wolfson College. Before coming to Santa Cruz, he was a postdoctoral fellow at the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton.

 

OpenLab Visualization Team

James Guillochon, Astrophysics Graduate Student

Jolie Ruelle, DANM Graduate Student/Summer Art Lecturer

Uliana Popov, Engineering Graduate Student

Drew Detweiler, DANM Research Associate

Nina Mccurdy, Astrophysics Research Associate

Morgan MacLeod, Astrophysics Graduate Student

Tidal Disruptions Project Proposals