Bhawna Motwani

Research Analyst, Galaxy Formation, CCA, Flatiron InstituteBhawna Motwani’s website

Bhawna joined the foundation in 2018 as a Research Analyst, and is currently pursuing her PhD in Astrophysics at Columbia University. Prior to moving to New York City, she conducted graduate research at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) on topics including planet formation and stellar astrophysics. In her current research, Bhawna harnesses large scale cosmological simulations of galaxy formation to study stellar birth environments in the universe, as well the formation and evolution of galaxy clusters.

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