Daegene Koh

dkGraduate Research Assistant

B.S. in Physics, Harvey Mudd College (2011)
Ph.D. in Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology (2017)

My main work is on understanding the formation of high-redshift dwarf galaxies. More broadly speaking, I am interested in galaxy formation, the amplification of cosmic magnetic fields, and the first galaxies’ role during reionization.



  1. Koh, D., Wise, J. H. 2016, “Extending semi-numeric reionization models to the first stars and galaxies”, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, submitted (arXiv)
  2. Koh, D., Wise, J. H. 2016, “Amplification of Magnetic Fields in a Primordial HII Region and Supernova”, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 462, 81-91 (arXiv)