Biography

Daniel Kennefick is an astrophysicist and historian of science working on gravitational waves, the spiral structure of disk galaxies and the history of 20th century relativity and astronomy.

In the News

Research on Disk Galaxies Sheds Light on Movement of Stars

The University of Arkansas research is a step toward solving the mystery of how disk galaxies mai....

New Book Traces Expeditions to Test Einstein's Theory of Relativity

Physics professor Daniel Kennefick writes about the 1919 eclipse, which provided the data to conf....

Award-Winning Film on Controversial Pakistani Physicist to Screen March 7

The documentary explores the legacy of Nobel Prize-winning Pakistani physicist Abdus Salam, with ....