Veselin Kostov
Veselin B. Kostov

Research Scientist

Degree/Major: Ph.D., Astrophysics, 2014, Johns Hopkins University

Curriculum vitae: VeselinBKostov_CV.pdf

veselin.b.kostov@nasa.gov
Biography

Extrasolar planets—detection and characterization of circumbinary planets, and of planets orbiting post-common envelope binary stars; photometric and spectroscopic variability of directly-imaged giant planets

Major Awards
  • NASA NPP Fellowship, Goddard Space Flight Center, 2015-2018 ($250K)
  • McLean Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Toronto, 2014-2015
  • NASA Earth and Space Science Fellowship, 2013-2016 ($100K)
  • Kepler Guest Observer Cycle 5 (approved, funding postponed), Science PI
  • Graduate Foundation Fellow, University of Oklahoma, 2002-2005