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Department of Physics, Astronomy and Geosciences

 

Faculty

Parviz Ghavamian

Assistant Professor


Office:   Smith Hall, Room 412-D
Phone:   410-704-3137
Fax:   410-704-3511
E-mail:   pghavamian@towson.edu
     

Parviz Ghavamian

Education

Ph.D., Astrophysics, Rice University, Houston, TX
M.S., Astrophysics, Rice University, Houston, TX
B.S., Astrophysics, University of California, Los Angeles

Research Interests

  • Multiwavelength study of collisionless astrophysical shocks and application to modeling of SNRs and shocks in the warm-hot intergalactic medium (WHIM)
  • Kinematics of SNRs
  • Nucleosynthesis and dust formation in core-collapse supernovae
  • Evolution of high velocity clouds (HVCs) and their role in fueling star formation
  • Thermal structure and evolution of the interstellar medium in spiral galaxies

 

 

 


 

 

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