Visit by Nial Tanvir – University of Copenhagen

12 August 2011

Visit by Nial Tanvir

Nial Tanvir is visiting DARK, 15-19 August.  Nial, who is Professor at the University of Leicester, Department of Physics and Astronomy is a long-term collaborator with several of DARK's researchers.

Nial's main research areas include:
-Gamma ray bursts
-Structure and content of nearby galaxies
-The extragalactic distance scale
-Galaxy evolution

Nial is visiting to work with - among others - Jens Hjorth, and Johan Fynbo, and visitors Páll Jakobsson and Dan Perley.