Nir Mandelker

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Postdoctoral Associate
Cosmology, Cosmological Simulations, Galaxy Structure, Formation and Evolution, Star Formation and ISM
52 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511-8101
P.O. Box 208101, New Haven, CT 06520-8101
STN 223

Nir Mandelker is currently a Tschira Postdoctoral Fellow in the HITS Yale Program in Astrophysics (HYPA), fostering collaboration between the astronomy department at Yale University and the Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies (HITS). The PIs of the program are Frank van den Bosch at Yale and Volker Springel at HITS. Nir works on a range of topics relating to the formation and evolution of galaxies in the early Universe, focusing on hydrodynamical and gravitational instabilities. He completed his graduate work at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, where he was advised by Avishai Dekel.