About Yvette

Yvette Cendes astronomer

PhD candidate in Astronomy


I am currently a PhD student in astronomy at the Dunlap Institute for Astronomy & Astrophysics, University of Toronto, Canada.

Adventures & Travel

I like to travel a lot, both for work and for fun.  I have been to over 60 countries on 6 continents, and some of my adventures are chronicled on my old travel blog as well as on social media.

 Visit my blog

My PhD research

My research is in radio astronomy, where I look for changing signals from different astronomical phenomena.  You can learn more about my research interests on the “research” page.

> More about my research

Writing about scienceYvette-Cendes-science-writing-articles-astronomy

Besides looking for transient signals, I also do some freelance science writing for several magazines and blogs.

> Check out all my scientific articles