Visit by Varsha Kulkarni – University of Copenhagen

11 April 2011

Visit by Varsha Kulkarni

Varsha Kulkarni is visiting DARK during the week from 11-15 April 2011. She is here as an opponent for Tayyaba Zafar's PhD defense. Varsha is currently a Professor at the Department of Physics and Astronomy at the University of South Carolina. 

Varsha obtained her PhD degree from the University of Chicago in 1996 and has since then worked at the University of Arizona, at Clemson University and at the University of South Carolina. Her main research interests are Extragalactic Astronomy and Observational Cosmology, Quasar Absorption Systems, Intergalactic Matter, Galaxy Evolution, Interstellar Matter and the Evolution of Chemical Elements