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Chanda Prescod-Weinstein is an assistant professor of physics and a core faculty member in women’s studies at the University of New Hampshire. She is a particle physicist and cosmologist driven by a desire to understand the origin of spacetime and the particles that populate it. She is involved as a lead axion wrangler for the NASA STROBE-X Probe Concept Study and as a topical convenor for Dark Matter: Cosmic Probes in the Snowmass 2021 process.
Prescod-Weinstein is a public speaker on topics around accessible science and diversity in STEM and the author of The Disordered Cosmos: A Journey into Dark Matter, Spacetime, and Dreams Deferred. She is also interested in feminist philosophies of STEM and society studies. Previously, she was a postdoctoral researcher in theoretical physics at the University of Washington, Seattle.
Expertise: Astrophysics, early universe cosmology, particle physics, astronomy, dark matter, accessible science, diversity in science, equality in science
Location: Durham, N.H.
Contact: Contact form
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