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Barth Netterfield


  • Fellow
  • Gravity & the Extreme Universe


Barth Netterfield is an astrophysicist whose group is involved in measurements of the cosmic microwave background (CMB) and in new measurements of the sub-mm sky. He specializes in balloon-borne astrophysics observation, and has worked with the BOOMERANG, BLAST and Spider experiments.


  • Royal Society of Canada Rutherford Memorial Medal, 2009
  • NSERC Steacie Fellowship, 2008
  • Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship, 2001

Relevant Publications

  • Hivon, E. et al. "MASTER of the Cosmic Microwave Background Anisotropy Power Spectrum: A Fast Method for Statistical Analysis of Large and Complex Cosmic Microwave Background Data Sets." Astrophys. J. 567, no. 1 (2002): 2.

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