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Heidi Wu

Assistant Professor, Physics
Boise State University

Multi-Purpose Classroom Building Rm. 421
(208) 426-1000
Heidi Wu’s Personal Website


Ph.D. in Physics, Stanford University, 2011
B.S. Physics Department, National Taiwan University, 2005

Research Interests

Cosmology and extragalactic astrophysics, gravitational lensing, galaxy clusters


Computing the Universe: a survey of computation and data analysis approaches in cosmology research

Current Students

Gladys Muthoni Kamau

Computing Ph.D. student with a Data Science emphasis, starting Spring 2022, focusing on gravitational lensing of galaxy clusters.

Titus Nyarko Nde

Computing Ph.D. student with a Data Science emphasis since Fall 2021, focusing on the mass calibration of galaxy clusters.