Hello! I’m a member of the faculty in the Theoretical Astrophysics group (TAPIR) at Caltech (Division of Physics, Math, and Astronomy), with particular interests in the formation of galaxies, stars, planets, and black holes, astrophysical fluid dynamics and plasma physics, cosmology and dark matter. For details, follow the links above!

Our Group Right Now:

Recent Undergraduate Researchers:


Recent Graduate Students & Postdocs: 
(and where they went after Caltech)

At other Institutions,
Current & Recent Collaborators: 

(a highly-incomplete list of members of our 10+ institution “Galaxies on FIRE” Collaboration and others)


© Philip Hopkins 2015