Black Holes, Exoplanets and Hurricanes: The next generation of discoveries

Tuesday 26 November 2019, 7:00pm to 8:00pm


The Storey Institute, Auditorium, Lancaster - View Map

Open to

Alumni, Applicants, External Organisations, Postgraduates, Prospective Undergraduate Students, Public, Staff, Undergraduates


Free to attend - registration required

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Event Details

Dr Brooke Simmons is a Lecturer in Astrophysics. Brooke's astrophysical research focuses on galaxy evolution and the co-evolution of supermassive black holes with their host galaxies.

Brooke is the Deputy Project Scientist for Galaxy Zoo and Principal Investigator of The Planetary Response Network. She works as part of the Zooniverse team to design and run citizen science projects based on research, and will be sharing details on how you can all get involved in Astrophysics and beyond!

Prior to joining Lancaster, Brooke was an Einstein Fellow at UC San Diego's Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences and the Henry Skynner Junior Research Fellow in Astrophysics at Balliol College, Oxford.

There will be canap├ęs and refreshments provided, following the talk, and the Storey Bar will be open, if anyone would like to purchase any alcoholic beverages.

Contact Details

Name Pamela Forster

Telephone number

+44 1524 593907