Daniel Horta Darrington, Ph.D.

Flatiron Research Fellow, Dynamics, CCA, Flatiron Institute

Danny joined the Center for Computational Astrophysics as a Flatiron Research Fellow in September, 2022. He is a member of the Dynamics Group and the Astronomical Data Group. Danny studies the Milky Way, and is interested in using the kinematic and chemical properties of stellar halo stars to answer fundamental questions about galaxy formation. He earned his Ph.D. in Astronomy & Astrophysics from Liverpool John Moores University (UK), working with Ricardo Schiavon. He earned his MPhys in Physics and Astrophysics from Northumbria University, Newcastle.

Advancing Research in Basic Science and MathematicsSubscribe to Flatiron Institute announcements and other foundation updates