Lindsey Byrne

  • Program Years: 2019-2023
  • Academic Institution: Northwestern University
  • Field of Study: Astronomy
  • Academic Advisor: Claude-Andre Faucher-Giguere
  • Practicum(s):
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (2021)
  • Degree(s):
    B.A. Physics, Grinnell College, 2018

Current Status

  • Research Area: Astronomy


L. Byrne, C. Christensen, M. Tsekitsidis, A. Brooks, and T. Quinn (2019). "Implementing Dust Shielding as a Criteria for Star Formation", Astrophys. Journal, 871, 213.

L. Byrne, C-A. Fauchere-Giguere, J. Stern, D. Angles-Alcazar, S. Wellons, A. Gurvich, and P. Hopkins. "Stellar feedback-regulated black hole growth: driving factors from nuclear to halo scales", Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 520, 722.


NSF GRFP Honorable Mention, 2018
H. George Apostle Prize in Physics, Grinnell College, 2018
Trustee Honor Scholar, Grinnell College, 2014-2018
National Merit Scholar, Grinnell College, 2014-2018