MIT Kavli Institute Directory

Kaley Brauer

Graduate Student

I am a second-year graduate student studying theoretical/computational astrophysics. My research interests include the formation history of the Milky Way, the origins of the elements, and the properties of the early universe. My work applies high performance computing and statistical techniques to problems in cosmology.


Honors and awards: 

DOE Computational Science Graduate Fellowship
NSF Graduate Research Fellowship (declined)

Contact Information



Sc.B. Physics (Astrophysics), Brown University, 2017