#24516 Overall Influence

Sandra Faber

Astrophysicist

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Sandra Moore Faber is an astrophysicist known for her research on the evolution of galaxies. She is the University Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the University of California, Santa Cruz, and works at the Lick Observatory. She has made important discoveries linking the brightness of galaxies to the speed of stars within them and was the co-discoverer of the Faber–Jackson relation. Faber was also instrumental in designing the Keck telescopes in Hawaii.

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Schools

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Harvard University

Private research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

University of California, Santa Cruz

Public University of California campus in Santa Cruz

Swarthmore College

Liberal arts college in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania

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#707 World Rank
Physics