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Nick Kaaz is an NSF Graduate Research Fellow. They are originally from the San Francisco Bay Area and did their undergraduate in UC Santa Cruz. They are broadly interested in accretion processes in a variety of systems, with their main focus being warped and torn accretion disks around rapidly rotating black holes. They use a combination of analytic and numerical methods in their research.
Advisor: Sasha Tchekhovskoy