Dr. Misty C. Bentz
Associate Professor

Dept. of Physics and Astronomy
Georgia State University
Atlanta, GA 30303

Office: 25 Park Place, Office 610
Phone: (404) 413-6082
Fax: (404) 413-5481



Doctor of Philosophy, Astronomy, The Ohio State U, 2007
Master of Science, Astronomy, The Ohio State U, 2005
Bachelor of Science, Physics, U of Washington, 2002
Bachelor of Science, Astronomy, U of Washington, 2002



Research Interests:
-- black hole mass measurements in active galaxies
-- black hole scaling relationships
-- detailed studies of the broad emission line region
-- AGN host galaxies
Curriculum Vitae
Publication List
Professional Associations:
American Astronomical Society
International Astronomical Union
American Association of Physics Teachers
American Physical Society




The AGN Black Hole Mass Database


PI: The STARE Collaboration


Play the game! Read about it here




Read about my research


Fun with Girl Scouts


Fantasy on Active Galaxies




Current Research Group

Postdoctoral Researchers
Dr. Merida Batiste

PhD Students
Emily Manne-Nicholas
Ben Ou-Yang
Caroline Roberts

BS Students
James Seals
Francisco Martinez






GSU Physics & Astronomy

HLCO TwitterBot