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Joanna Piotrowska

Joanna Piotrowska
Room K35
Kavli Institute for Cosmology, Cambridge
Institute of Astronomy
University of Cambridge
Madingley Road Cambridge CB3 0HA
United Kingdom

Office Phone: 01223 (3)37526

Research Interests

Galaxy evolution

  • physical processes ceasing star formation
  • gas content of local galaxies

Numerical methods

  • development of spectral methods
  • application of spectral methods to discontinuous problems:
    • improvement and application of edge detection techniques
    • treatment of dynamically developing discontinuities

 

Teaching

Supervision:

Michaelmas 2018: Part II Relativity (3rd year Physics/Astrophysics course)

Lent 2018: Part II Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics (3rd year Physics/Astrophysics course)

Keywords

Galaxy formation and evolution ; Numerical methods