University of Hawaii at Hilo

Natural Sciences Division

Department of Physics & Astronomy

Adam Mills

B.A. Physics & Mathematics (Class of 2018)

Clubs organizations: none

Where you are now and what you're doing: Working at YTLA, a radio telescope on Mauna Loa!

Areas of specialty: Radio Astronomy, Calculus

Places you have worked, interned or traveled to for your career: I tutored Math at UH Hilo for 4 years!

Bio:  I am originally from Santa Cruz, California, but have been living in Hawaii for the last ten years. I got my liberal arts degree at Hawaii Community College in Kona, then transferred to UH Hilo. I am super lucky to have found a way to apply all the knowledge I have gathered at the UH Hilo system, working with a great team to do fun science.

What attracted you to UH Hilo Physics & Astronomy? I have loved Physics since high school, and Astronomy is a great application.

Advice for prospective/current students of UH Hilo Physics & Astronomy: Study what you love, enjoy learning, it's a great thing when intelligent people share their knowledge with you. I hope it also leads you somewhere good.

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  • (Updated September 2018)