June 21, 2023: Postdoc Daniel Carrera (PI) and Prof. Jake Simon (Co-PI) have won a NASA Emerging Worlds grant!
April 25, 2023: Undergraduate Olivia Brouillette has been awarded the Bernice Black Durand Undergraduate Research Scholarship at Iowa State. Congrats Olivia!!
January 12, 2023: Jake Simon has just been selected as a 2023 Scialog Fellow for the Signatures of Life in the Universe (SLU) program. More information on this program can be found here: https://rescorp.org/scialog/signatures-of-life-in-the-universe
December 12, 2022: My dust growth and planetesimal formation review (in collaboration with Jürgen Blum, Til Birnstiel, and David Nesvorny) has been accepted as a chapter for publication in Comets III. Here is the arXiv link: https://arxiv.org/abs/2212.04509
November 17, 2022: Undergraduate Olivia Brouillette has been accepted into the University of Iowa's Undergraduate Women in Physics Conference. Congrats Olivia!
October 19, 2022: Undergraduate Olivia Brouillette has joined our team!
June 2022: Graduate student Jay Lim has won a NASA FINESST award! Congrats Jay!