Kim Morel

2021 Summer Intern, 2020 Trottier Summer Intern and B.Sc. student, Université de Montréal

Kim is currently finishing her second year of a bachelor’s degree in Physics, with specialization in astronomy and astrophysics, at Université de Montréal. Astrophysics and cosmology have always been the fields of physics that interested her the most. This year, she will join iREx’s team for a second consecutive summer. 

During her internship, she will work mostly under the supervision of researcher Loïc Albert, together with professor David Lafrenière and professor René Doyon. Her research project will be in connection with transit spectroscopy data analysis that will be performed by the JWST’s NIRISS instrument.

Director: David Lafrenière