Faculty Profile

Todd Hillwig

Associate Professor

NSC 141
219-464-5370
Todd.Hillwig@valpo.edu

Website

http://physics.valpo.edu/faculty/thillwig


Education

Ph.D. Astronomy - Indiana University, Bloomington 2001
M.S. Physics - Ball State University 1995
B.A Physics & Mathematics - Anderson University 1993

Research Interests

Binary Stars (interacting binary stars, massive binary stars)

Circumstellar Material (planetary nebula, nova shells)

Current Research

Planetary Nebula Central Stars

Supergiant-Star/Black-Hole Binary System (SS 433)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Astronomical Society
  • Astronomical Society of the Pacific
  • International Astronomical Union