Greg Snyder

Archive Scientist
 

Dr. Greg Snyder is an Archive Scientist with the Mikulski Archive for Space Telescopes (MAST). Dr. Snyder's research focuses on determining how galaxies formed and evolved. By combining numerical simulations with HST survey data, Dr. Snyder investigates how galaxies assembled in the early universe and which physics matter to their evolution. He has worked on illustrating how future missions and concepts, such as JWST, WFIRST, and LUVOIR would propel our understanding of galaxy astrophysics. He is a member of several collaborations working to get the most out of observed datasets by integrating them with ambitious numerical simulations, and he is a member of the AAS.

Education:

PhD in Astronomy & Astrophysics, Harvard University
MA in Astronomy, Harvard University
AB in Astrophysical Sciences, Princeton University

Science Interests:

  • Galaxies

 

Research Topics: Supermassive Black Holes; High-Redshift Galaxies; Galaxy Formation and Evolution; Dust

 

Professional Websites:

Professional Website

Professional Blog

 

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-4226-304X

To contact one of our research staff members
please call 410-338-4700 or view the index for their email alias