Cassidy is a first-year Graduate Student in Astronomy at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. She received her Bachelor's degree in Astrophysics from the University of Oklahoma in 2018. As an undergraduate, Cassidy used machine learning techniques to analyze data from active galactic nuclei as well as worked on simulating pulsar radio signals. She is currently a member of the NANOGrav collaboration.
- Computational simulations
- High-performance computing
- Compact objects
- NANOGrav, LIGO
- University of Oklahoma - Bachelor of Science in Astrophysics (2018)