Jennifer Lotz is an associate astronomer at the Space Telescope Science Institute. With Hubble, she hunts for the first galaxies in the universe and watches galaxies collide (very slowly).
- HST Frontier Fields survey of strong lensing clusters to detect faint galaxies in the early universe
- Galaxy structural evolution in extragalactic surveys
- Hydrodynamical simulations of galaxy mergers and assembly
- Astrostatistical approaches to classifying galaxies and measuring galaxy evolution
Research Topics: Galaxy Evolution, Interacting Galaxies, Primordial Galaxies, Galaxy Clusters, Gravitational Lensing, Computational Astronomy