Dr. Robert P.
Professor of Astronomy, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
- National Academy
of Sciences, Member
- American Academy
of Arts and Sciences, Fellow
Dr. Kirshner’s research is directed towards the
observations of supernovae, supernova remnants, galaxy dynamics and
evolution, clusters and galaxy distributions on very large scales
using Kitt Peak National Observatory (KPNO), Cerro Tololo
Inter-American Observatory (CTIO), Las Campanas, Whipple Observatory,
HST, and the MMT.