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Research project

A low-noise large-area X-ray detector for optical astronomy


Lead researcher

Professor Tony Bird

Professor of Astronomy

Research interests

  • My main research interest is in instrumentation and data analysis for high energy astrophysics.
  • I am a co-investigator for the IBIS imaging telescope on the European Space Agency's INTEGRAL space telescope mission, operating successfully since its launch in 2001.

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Other researchers

Professor Christian Knigge

Professor of Astrophysics

Research interests

  • accretion phenomena and associated outflows
  • cataclysmic variables

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Professor Diego Altamirano


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Professor Poshak Gandhi

Professor of Astrophysics

Research interests

  • Accretion & Outflows
  • Time-domain astronomy

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Collaborating research institutes, centres and groups

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