Alireza Hojjati Receives NSERC Post-Doctoral Fellowship

March 03, 2014

Alumnus and current cosmology postdoc Alireza Hojjati has been awarded an NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship, valued at $80,000.

Hojjati's work has received significant media attention in the past year. His PhD thesis, Observational tests of cosmic acceleration, was completed under the supervision of Levon Pogosian in 2011. Following a postdoc at the Institute for the Early Universe in Seoul, South Korea, Hojjati returned to the department in September 2013 as a postdoc with Pogosian.