Prša is a Slovenian astrophysicist who obtained his PhD in physics from the
University of Ljubljana in 2005. The principal result of his doctoral thesis
was PHOEBE (PHysics Of Eclipsing BinariEs), a modeling suite for binary stars
that has since become one of the standards in the binary star community. Prša is passionate about his subject and he is a dedicated teacher and astrophysicist
whose research and work is a huge asset to the astronomical community.