Mithi (Mia) de los Reyes
Faculty host: Risa Wechsler
Mia de los Reyes earned a doctorate in astrophysics at Caltech, where she studied the formation and evolution of galaxies, especially low-mass “dwarf galaxies.” As a Science Fellow, she investigated how the Milky Way and nearby galaxies differ from others in the universe. She was an active member of Astrobites, an international team of graduate students who make astrophysical research accessible to the general public. Mia is an Assistant Professor of Astronomy at Amherst College.