Cherry Ng

Post-Doctoral researcher in Astronomy at the Dunlap Institute
University of Toronto
Participates in 1 Session
Cherry Ng is a post-doctoral researcher in Astronomy at the Dunlap Institute, affiliated with the University of Toronto. During her PhD study, she has discovered 60 rapidly-spinning neutron stars with the Parkes Radio Telescope in Australia. Her hunting effort continues, now with the Canadian CHIME telescope. Cherry and her team are using CHIME to detect and study “Fast Radio Bursts”, a new astrophysical mystery that involvesshort bursts of radio waves that have come from far outside our Milky Way galaxy.

Sessions in which Cherry Ng participates

Friday 5 April, 2019

Time Zone: EDT/Eastern Time (US & Canada)
8:00 PM
8:00 PM