Phoebe McClincy

Project Title: 
Searches for sub-solar mass ultracompact objects with Advanced LIGO
Project Description: 
Little is known about dark matter, a mysterious type of matter that makes up 85% of matter in the known universe. We probe the cosmos for black holes smaller than our Sun, with the belief that they may be linked to dark matter.
Mentor(s): 
Dr. Chad Hanna
Major(s): 
Astronomy and Astrophysics
Minor(s): 
Mathematics, Physics
Campus: 
University Park