Anna Frebel

Astrophysicist and MIT Division Head
Anna Frebel is a leading observational astronomer and astrophysicist, primarily focused on studying the oldest and most metal-poor stars in the Milky Way and small dwarf galaxies. She currently serves as the division head for astrophysics at MIT. Frebel has been recognized with numerous awards, including the Annie Jump Cannon Award and the APS fellowship. She has a keen interest in near-field cosmology, l-metallicity stars, and the r-process. Besides her significant research contributions, Frebel has authored a popular science book,...

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Exploring Discoveries in Astronomy

1. Exploring the Universe: Methods and Discoveries
2. The Emotional Journey of Astronomical Discovery
3. Recognition in Science: The Story of Lise Meitner