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Adam Leroy

Adam Leroy

Adam Leroy



614 292-1765

4037 McPherson Laboratory

Areas of Expertise

  • The Interstellar Medium
  • Star Formation in Galaxies
  • Radio and Millimeter-Wave Astronomy


  • Ph.D. 2006, Astrophysics, University of California at Berkeley
  • M.A. 2002, Astrophysics, University of California at Berkeley
  • B.A. 1999, Astronomy & Astrophysics and Physics, Harvard University

Prof. Leroy joined the Ohio State faculty in 2015. An observer, he uses multi-wavelength observations to understand the interstellar medium, star formation, feedback, and how these relate to the formation and evolution of galaxies. An expert in long-wavelength observations, Prof. Leroy is an active user of the new generation of major radio and mm-wave facilities like the Atacama Large Millimeter Array (ALMA) and the Jansky Very Large Array (VLA).

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