Astrophysics Project

Using Genetic Algorithms to Find the Period of a Single Exoplanet Orbit

Lawrence Technological University

Student Senior Project

Bachelor of Science in Physics 2015


The good thing about Science is that it’s true, whether or not you believe in it. -Neil deGrasse Tyson
We need senators who have studied physics and representatives who understand ecology. – Vera Rubin
Mutation *typically* works by making very small changes at random to an individual’s genome.

Rotation curves are an essential tool for determining mass distribution in spiral galaxies, and provide fundamental information.