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SOSC Systems Engineer

University of Durham

Research Fellow

 

 

Education

  • 2006 : PhD Physics, ‘A Ground-Layer AO system demonstrator for the 4.2m William Herschel Telescope’, University of Durham, UK
  • 2001 : MSci Physics and Astronomy, University of Durham, UK

Employment

  • 2012-Present: Durham University, Research Fellow
  • 2009-2012: Durham University, Senior Research Associate
  • 2005-2009: Durham University, Research Associate

Relevant Experience

  • Instrument Scientist and Project Coordinator for the CANARY tomographic AO demonstrator
  • Laser Guide Star wavefront sensor work package manager for the EAGLE MOAO instrument phase A design study
  • Instrument Scientist and commissioning lead for the GLAS LGS AO system for the William Herschel Telescope

Areas of Interest

  • Adaptive Optics, Laser Guide Stars

Steering Committee

Alexis Finogenov
Alexis Finogenov
Helsinki Univ., Finland
Edwin Bergin
Edwin Bergin
Univ. of Michigan, USA
Bodo Ziegler
Bodo Ziegler
Vienna Univ., Austria
Lex Kaper
Lex Kaper
Amsterdam Univ.,
Netherlands
Goran Ostlin
Goran Ostlin
Stockholm Univ., Sweden
Simon Morris
Simon Morris
Durham Univ., U.K
Daniel Schaerer
Daniel Schaerer
University of Geneva, Switzerland
Beatriz Barbuy
Beatriz Barbuy
IAG, Sao Paulo, Brazil
Jesus Gallego
Jesus Gallego
Madrid, Computense Univ., Spain
Olivier Le Fèvre
Olivier Le Fèvre
LAM, Marseille, France
Matthias Steinmetz
Matthias Steinmetz
AIP, Potsdam, Germany
José Alfonso
José Alfonso
IA, Lisbon Univ., Portugal
Laura Pentericci
Laura Pentericci
INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy

Board

Matthias Steinmetz
Matthias Steinmetz
Co-P.I.
Lex Kaper
Lex Kaper
Co-P.I.
François Hammer
François Hammer
Principal Investigator
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Beatriz Barbuy
Beatriz Barbuy
Co-P.I.
Jean-Gabriel Cuby
Jean-Gabriel Cuby
Co-P.I.
Simon Morris
Simon Morris
Co-P.I.

Management

Fatima Defrondat
Fatima Defrondat
Quality Assurance Engineer
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Mickaël Frotin
Mickaël Frotin
Deputy Project Manager
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Sandrine Zanchetta
Sandrine Zanchetta
Project Office Coordinator

Science

Mathieu Puech
Mathieu Puech
Co-Project Scientist
Simulations (Science)
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Chris Evans
Chris Evans
Project Scientist
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Rubén Janssen
Rubén Janssen
UK ATC Instrument Scientist
Gavin Dalton
Gavin Dalton
Instrument Scientist

Engineering

Marc Dubbeldam
Marc Dubbeldam
System Engineer
Mechanics
Ramon Navarro
Ramon Navarro
VIS Spectrograph
(SPES-VIS)
Gérard Rousset
Gérard Rousset
Adaptative Optics Expertise
Ian Lewis
Ian Lewis
Positioning System (POS)
Sylvestre Taburet
Sylvestre Taburet
IT/Web Infrastructure
Marie Larrieu
Marie Larrieu
Electronics & ICS (EICS)
Andreas Kelz
Andreas Kelz
Light Transport
to Spectrograph (SOST)
Kacem El Hadi
Kacem El Hadi
AIT
Annemieke Janssen
Annemieke Janssen
VIS-SPES
(VIS Spectrograph)
Phil Parr Burman
Phil Parr Burman
NIR Spectrograph
(SPES-NIR)
(ICOS)
Bruno Castilho
Bruno Castilho
Light Transport
to Spectrograph (SOST)
David Le Mignant
David Le Mignant
System Engineer,
LAM, Marseille
Tim Morris
Tim Morris
System Engineer,
Adaptative Optics
Fanny Chemla
Fanny Chemla
System Engineer
Optics
Kevin Middleton
Kevin Middleton
Positioning system (POS)
Yanbin Yang
Yanbin Yang
DRS

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