Prof. Phil Armitage

Institution
Stony Brook University, USA
Date joined board
Journal
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
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Biography

Phil Armitage completed his undergraduate and graduate work at the University of Cambridge, working with Cathie Clarke. He is currently a professor at Stony Brook University, and a group leader at the Center for Computational Astrophysics. His research in theoretical and computational astrophysics focuses on the formation of extrasolar planetary systems, he physics of protoplanetary discs, and the astrophysics of black holes.