Speaker: Dr. Daniel Apai – Steward Observatory
Topic: Exoplanets / Astrobiology
Dr. Daniel Apai is a recent recipient of NASA’s ICAR Astrobiology grant. This is an inaugural effort focusing on the challenging questions in astrobiology.
Daniel’s research focuses on exoplanets, with a particular emphasis on habitable planets and planetary systems. He
leads large programs to understand the formation of habitable planetary systems EOS, search for giant and earth-like
exoplanets Scorpion Survey, Project EDEN, and to characterize and map exoplanet and brown dwarf atmospheres Cloud Atlas and ACCESS.
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