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Ray Carlberg

Professor N-body modelling, galactic dynamics, cosmology.Ph. D. 1978, British Columbia
Work Phone: 416-978-2198/3150 Website: http://www.astro.utoronto.ca/~carlberg/
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Biographical Info

I am primarily interested in cosmology and galaxy formation and evolution using both observational and theoretical approaches. Recently I was one of the leaders of the Supernova Legacy Survey which found that the dark energy was constant in time to a precision of better than 10%, consistent with Einstein’s cosmological constant. I am also interested in star streams as indicators of the dark matter substructure of the Milky Way halo. I was the Thirty Meter Telescope’s Canadian Project Director 2003-17.
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