Angela V. Olinto
Homer J. Livingston Professor, Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics; Enrico Fermi Institute; and the College

Department Chair: 2012-present, 2003-2006

Education: Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1987

Phone: (773) 702-8206
Location: LASR 228 (Research Office), TAAC 8 (Chair's Office)
Email: olintooddjob.uchicago.edu
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Affiliations: Kavli Institute for Cosmological Physics

Research
Publications: ADS | arXiv | inSPIRE

Research Fields:
Olinto's interests are in theoretical astrophysics, particle and nuclear astrophysics, and cosmology. Her work has focused on the highest energy cosmic rays, indirect signatures of particle dark matter, cosmological effects of magnetic fields, natural inflation, and the internal structure of neutron stars.

Graduate Students

Teaching Courses
Past courses:
  • [ASTR 18200] The Origin and Evolution of the Universe: 2011 - 2012 (Spring); 2010 - 2011 (Autumn); 2009 - 2010 (Autumn); 2008 - 2009 (Autumn); 2007 - 2008 (Winter)
  • [ASTR 30700] Preparation for Summer Research Project: 2004 - 2005 (Spring)
  • [ASTR 30900] Research Project Seminar: 2005 - 2006 (Autumn)
  • [ASTR 40200] Particle Astrophysics: 2006 - 2007 (Autumn)
  • [ASTR 43200] High Energy Cosmic Particles: 2011 - 2012 (Winter)

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