I am a Postdoctoral Fellow at Johns Hopkins University, working with Jennifer Lotz on theoretical and observational studies of galaxy mergers. I completed my PhD in Astronomy & Astrophysics at Harvard University in 2016, under the supervision of Lars Hernquist.

A list of my refereed publications can be found here.

My CV can be found here.

Research interests

  • Cosmological simulations
  • Hydrodynamics
  • Galaxy formation and evolution
  • Galaxy mergers and interactions
  • Galaxy morphology
  • Kinematics
  • Stellar halos


Vicente Rodriguez-Gomez
Department of Physics & Astronomy
Johns Hopkins University
3400 N. Charles Street
Baltimore, MD 21218, USA
(vrg //at\\ jhu.edu)

Last updated: February 1, 2018 Background image: Greg Snyder & the Illustris Collaboration