Konstantin Batygin

Professor of Planetary Science

Konstantin Batygin
Administrative Assistant:
B.S., UC Santa Cruz, 2008; M.S., California Institute of Technology, 2010; Ph.D., 2012. Assistant Professor, Caltech, 2014-19; Van Nuys Page Scholar, 2017-19, Professor, 2019-.
Research Areas: Planetary Science

My primary research interests lie in the field of planetary astrophysics. I am fascinated by a wide variety of problems related to the formation and evolution of the Solar System, dynamical evolution of exoplanets, as well as physical processes inherent to planetary interiors and atmospheres.

Selected Publications

Please see my research page for a complete list of my publications.