Dhruba Dutta Chowdhury

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Class of 2022
Office: 
52 Hillhouse Ave, New Haven, CT 06511
Mailing Addresss: 
P.O. Box 208101, New Haven, CT 06520-8101
Research: 
Cosmology, Cosmological Simulations, Dark Matter, Large-Scale Structure, Extragalactic Astronomy, Galaxy Structure, Formation and Evolution
STN 319
Bio: 

Dhruba is a third year graduate student working with Frank van den Bosch and Pieter van Dokkum.  His research involves understanding the nature and origin of ultra-diffuse galaxies.  He is also interested in star-clusters, N-body dynamics and alternative dark matter models (fuzzy dark matter in particular).  He hails from Kolkata, India and holds a B.Sc and M.Sc in Physics from the University of Calcutta and Presidency University (erstwhile Presidency College) respectively.