Department of Physics & Astronomy

Peter Ferguson

Graduate Student

Peter Ferguson

Biography

Peter is a 2nd year graduate student working with Dr. Jennifer Marshall and Dr. Louis Stragari. Currently he is part of the Milky Way working group that is using the Dark Energy Survey (DES) to explore substructure of the Milky Way. Additionally, peter is part of the instrumentation team working on T-Cal a mobile photometric bandpass calibration unit to enhance science returns from survey followup. He received his BS in Astrophysics from Haverford College in 2013