Senior Lecturer, University of Hertfordshire
Worked as scientist in astrophysics continuously since PhD in 2002. Institutes include: University of Cambridge, Max-Planck-Institute for extraterrestrial Physics, Ludwig-Maximilians-University and Technical University (both Munich, Germany), University of Geneva (Switzerland), Excellence Cluster Universe (Garching, Germany) and the University of Tasmania (Australia). Since 2016: University of Hertfordshire, UK
Jul 01, 2021 03:46 am UTC| Science
For the first time, a faint signal caused by the merging of two almost equally mysterious objects a black hole and a neutron star has been recorded on Earth. On January 5 2020, when the world was first learning of the...
Observations of nature tend to throw up unexpected results and new mysteries whether youre investigating the rain forest or outer space. When radio astronomy took off in the 1950s, we had no idea that it would lead to the...