Dimitrios Psaltis

Dimitrios Psaltis

Faculty Affiliate, Black Hole Initiative
Professor of Astronomy and Physics, University of Arizona
Dimitrios Psaltis

Areas of Interest: 
Theoretical High Energy Astrophysics, General Relativity, Computational Astrophysics

Dr. Psaltis' research focuses on the physics of neutron stars and black holes, the properties of magnetohydrodynamic turbulence in accretion flows, the testing of the theory of general relativity in the strong-field regime, and the physics responsible for the accelerating universe.

Professional Affiliations and Awards: 

  • CAREER Award, 2008
  • Academic Prize of the Bodossaki Foundation, 2005
  • Harvard-Smithsonian CfA Postdoctoral Fellowship, 1997
  • Jordan A. Asketh Fellowship, University of Illinois, 1997


Contact Information

p: 617-496-8964