Kesden, Michael

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Michael Kesden is an Assistant Professor of Physics. He also serves as a faculty member of the UTD Cosmology, Relativity and Astrophysics Group. Dr. Kesden's research interests and areas of expertise include:

  • Theoretical astrophysics and relativity
  • Binary black hole formation, evolution, and merger
  • Gravitational wave emission and detection
  • Stellar tidal disruption by supermassive black holes
  • Astrophysical probes of dark-matter dynamics
  • Gravitational lensing of the cosmic microwave background

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