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Jacinta Delhaize

Jacinta Delhaize

SARAO Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Cape Town
I am a radio astronomer specializing in the field of galaxy evolution. I have an undergraduate degree in Physics and a PhD in Astrophysics from the University of Western Australia. I worked for 4 years as a European Research Council (ERC) Postdoctoral Research Fellow at the University of Zagreb in Croatia. I then moved to the University of Cape Town Astronomy Department where I have worked for the past 2.5 years as a South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) Postdoctoral Research Fellow. My research makes use of data from South Africa's MeerKAT telescope. I am a primary or co-author on 32 peer-reviewed publications. I have significant science communication experience and am the co- creator, producer and host of The Cosmic Savannah podcast bringing African astronomy research to the general public.

How visionary scientist Bernie Fanaroff put African astronomy on the map

May 23, 2022 13:26 pm UTC| Science

Recent decades have seen remarkable growth in astronomy on the African continent. Africa enjoys pristine dark skies and vast radio quiet zones, making it the ideal home for many advanced telescopes trained on our galaxy...

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