Current Graduate Student

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Fatima Abdurrahman


Adaptive Optics

Adaptive optics (AO) corrects the blurring effects of the Earth's atmosphere for large ground-based telescopes. We are working on new approaches to both improve the quality of current AO systems and develop the next generation of AO systems.



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Hunting for Black Holes

We are searching for black holes in the Milky Way using gravitational lensing. 

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Ultra-wide field adaptive optics demonstrator that corrects image blurring from the Earth's atmosphere due to turbulence near the ground. 

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