Nils W. Halverson

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Nils Halverson is an Associate Professor in the Astrophysical & Planetary Sciences and Physics departments at the University of Colorado Boulder. He received his Ph.D. in Applied Physics from the California Institute of Technology in 2002, and afterwards pursued postdoctoral research at the University of California, Berkeley. His research focuses on Cosmic Microwave Background experimentation. He is currently collaborating on the South Pole Telescope and POLARBEAR CMB experiments.


A Clearer View of a Dusty Sky

A signal in the cosmic microwave background thought to be evidence of inflation in the early Universe can be explained by interstellar dust. Read More »