Dr. Nader Haghighipour

Senior Scientist

Currently resides in

Targets of Interest: Asteroids, Earth, Exoplanets, Gas giants

Disciplines/Techniques: Celestial Mechanics

Formation, Detection, and Dynamical Evolution of Extrasolar Planets; Planets in Binary Star Systems: Circumprimary and Circumbinary Planets (Formation, Evolution, Detection, Habitability); Habitable Extrasolar Planetary Systems (Formation and Detection); Solar System Dynamics and Formation (Terrestrial and Giant Planets); Origin of Earth's Water; Planetesimal Formation; Origin of Trojans and Irregular Satellites; Dynamics of Circumstellar Disks; Resonance in Planetary Systems; Astrobiology; Celestial Mechanics (Relativistic and Non-Relativistic); Classical General Relativity