Samantha E Thrush

 Samantha Thrush

Contact Information

Department of Astronomy
218 Astronomy
1002 West Green St.
Urbana, IL
MC 221
Graduate Student
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Research Interests

  • Data Science
  • Machine Learning
  • Exoplanets

Research Description

I am currently working with Dr. Athol Kemball to find exoplanet candidates with LSST.  To accomplish this, I am creating a pipeline to sift out exoplanet signals from LSST data using machine learning algorithms. 


  • BS Astrophysics, Ohio University, 2015