2020 Carnegie Summer Student Research Symposium

Friday, August 21st, 2020

Click on the links below to see video of the final talks from our summer students.

Gavin McCabe (Caltech)
Machine Learning Based Morphological Classification of Type Ia Supernova Host Galaxies 
Advisor: Syed Uddin

Cynthia Ibrahim (San Diego State)
Searching for Evidence of Galaxy Interactions near Quasars 
Advisor: Greg Walth

Suyash Kumar (UCLA)
Metal Mixing in Simulated Dwarf Galaxies 
Advisor: Andrew Emerick

Beryl Hovis-Afflerbach (Caltech)
Are High-Mass Stripped Stars Missing in the Small Magellanic Cloud? 
Advisor: Ylva Götberg

Jeysen Flores-Velazquez (Cal Poly Pomona)
Localizing the Shocks within the Interstellar Medium of the Ongoing Merger NGC 3256 
Advisor: Jeff Rich

Linnea Dahmen (Pomona)
Past AGN Activity in a Post-Starburst Galaxy  
Advisor: Decker French

Alexandra Kwon (UCLA)
Modeling Chemical Abundance Evolution in Dwarf Galaxies 
Advisor: Lauren Anderson

Allen Marquez (Cal State LA)
Inferring Stellar Labels from Optical High-Resolution Spectra with The Payne 
Advisor: Alex Ji

Micaela Berglund (Pomona)
Investigating Low-Metallicity Massive Star Populations in Local Analogs of High-Redshift Star-Forming Galaxies 
Advisor: Allison Strom

Joseph Cachaldora (Caltech)
Web-Based Spectral Visualization Tool for the Southern Stellar Stream Spectroscopic Survey 
Advisor: Ting Li

Pei Qin (Pomona)
Searching for Globular Cluster Tidal Tails using Gaia Data
Advisor: Josh Simon