Rebecca Smethurst

University of Nottingham

Ogden Trust Sixty Symbols Research Fellow

Becky is a research fellow at the University of Nottingham investigating the link between super massive black holes and their host galaxies. She recently completed her PhD at the University of Oxford utilising the data from Galaxy Zoo; a citizen science platform which asks the public to help classify the shapes of galaxies. She also presents complex research ideas to the public on the Sixty Symbols YouTube channel.