Sigurd Naess

Sigurd Naess joined the foundation in 2016 as an associate research scientist in the statistical astronomy group of the Center for Computational Astrophysics. His research focuses on analyzing cosmic microwave background data from experiments such as QUIET, ACT, PIXIE and the Simons Observatory. Naess holds a Ph.D. in astrophysics from the University of Oslo in Norway and was a postdoctoral research fellow in astrophysics at Oxford University prior to joining CCA.


Ph.D., Astrophysics
University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway