Dr. Jimmy Irwin is an associate professor of Astronomy in UA’s College of Arts and Sciences. He uses X-ray satellite observatories to investigate the nature of galaxies, clusters of galaxies, and compact stellar remnants (neutron stars and black holes) accreting matter from neighboring stars in binary stellar systems.
College College of Arts and Sciences
Department Physics and Astronomy
Phone (205) 348-3791
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Mysterious cosmic explosion in the distant X-ray universe surprises astronomers