Elijah (Eli) Visbal joined the foundation in 2016 as a research fellow at the Center for Computational Astrophysics. He has worked on a range of topics in theoretical astrophysics and cosmology, focusing recently on modeling the formation of the first stars and supermassive black holes within the first billion years after the Big Bang. Prior to joining the foundation, Visbal was a postdoctoral fellow at Columbia University. He holds a B.S. in physics from Carnegie Mellon University and a Ph.D. in physics from Harvard University.
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA