Prof. Simon D.M. White
Max-Planck-Institut für Astrophysik, Germany
Date joined board
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
Born in the UK, Simon White has worked since 1994 at the Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics in Garching, near Munich. He is interested in the growth and statistical properties of cosmic structure, the formation, evolution and clustering of galaxies, and the nature and distribution of dark matter. He has pioneered many aspects of the use of numerical simulations to study these topics.