Hello! My name is Samantha Usman. I’m an astrophysics PhD candidate at the University of Chicago.
To learn more about my professional work, head to my CV page.
For fun, I make pottery: A few pieces of pottery I have made
train in Brazilian jiu jitsu:
My purple belt promotion on Feb. 4th, 2020. Photo credit: Ryan Nishimoto
and hike with my dog, Burr: My dog, Burr, in the stump of a tree at Swallow Cliff Woods
In my heart forever is Marble: RIP June 5th, 2008 - October 17, 2021