Rachel E. Bean
Cosmology—the study of how the universe came into being and evolved into what we see today
Current Research Interest
Understanding the nature of dark energy; applying high energy theories to understanding the properties of primordial inflation; using astrophysical observations to distinguish between competing theories
American Physical Society (APS) Fellow
Presidential Early Career Award in Science and Engineering (PECASE)
Cottrell Scholar Award
Gruber Prize in Cosmology (WMAP Science Team)
NASA Group Achievement Award (WMAP Science Team)
Valogiannis, Georgios, and Rachel Bean. “Convolution Lagrangian Perturbation Theory for Biased Tracers Beyond General Relativity.” Physical Review D 99 (2019): 063526.
Rhodes, Jason, Robert C. Nichol, Éric Aubourg, Rachel Bean, Dominique Boutigny, Malcolm N. Bremer, et al. “Scientific Synergy between LLST and Euclid.” The Astrophysical Journal (2017).