Alison L. Coil


Professor of Physics

Ingrid and Joseph W. Hibben Chair

Associate Dean for Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion & Faculty Equity Advisor, Division of Physical Sciences

Center for Astrophysics and Space Sciences

University of California, San Diego

9500 Gilman Dr., MC 0424

La Jolla, CA 92093-0424

acoil aat

phone: (858) 822-3940

office: 424 SERF


Ph.D., Astrophysics, UC Berkeley, 2004

B.A., Astrophysics, Princeton, 1997

Research Interests:

large-scale structure, redshift surveys, observational cosmology, galaxy and AGN evolution and clustering, galactic winds, feedback from stars and AGN

Galaxy survey links: DEEP2, AEGIS, PRIMUS, MOSDEF

Current Research Group Members:

Brooke Simmons (Einstein postdoctoral fellow)

Angela Berti (graduate student)

Gene Leung (graduate student)

Erin George (graduate student)

Previous Group Members:

Mojegan Azadi (graduate student; postdoc at Harvard CfA/SAO)

Tim O’Brien (graduate student; science teacher)

Ramin Skibba (project scientist; science writer)

Alex Mendez (grad student; postdoc at Johns Hopkins)

Aleks Diamond-Stanic (CGE postdoc fellow; postdoc at Wisconsin, Madison)

James Aird (postdoc; postdoc at Cambridge)

John Moustakas (postdoc; faculty at Siena College)

Stephen Smith (grad student; management consultant)

Andrew Crooks (undergrad; graduate student at UC Riverside)

Mirko Krumpe (postdoc; ESO fellow in Munich)

Stephen Skory (grad student; postdoc at Univ. of Colorado Boulder)

Josiah White (undergrad; industry)

Petia Yanchulova (undergrad; graduate student at UCSD)

Caitlin McConnell (undergrad; graduate student at Indiana University)