Jeremiah Paul "Jerry" Ostriker (born April 13, 1937) is an American astrophysicist and a professor of astronomy at Columbia University[3][4] and is the Charles A. Young Professor Emeritus at Princeton where he also continues as a Senior Research Scholar.[5] Ostriker has also served as a university administrator as Provost of Princeton University.

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Jerry Ostriker
Born
Jeremiah Paul Ostriker

(1937-04-13) April 13, 1937 (age 85)
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(m. 1959)
Children3
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Doctoral advisorSubrahmanyan Chandrasekhar[citation needed][2]
Doctoral studentsEdmund Bertschinger
Ue-Li Pen
Scott Tremaine
Ellen Zweibel
Websitewww.astro.princeton.edu/people/webpages/jpo/
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