Princeton chemist and astrophysicist team up to uncover spatial patterns among galaxies

Written by
Wendy Plump, Department of Chemistry
March 16, 2023

"You can study the holes between the galaxies similarly to the way you would study the structure of materials,” says Princeton theoretical chemist Salvatore Torquato. His new paper with astrophysicist Oliver Philcox offers new tools for understanding complicated structures — from the atomic level to the Universe itself.