Dr Andreas Papageorgiou

Dr Andreas Papageorgiou

Research Associate
Astronomy Instrumentation Group

School of Physics and Astronomy

Email:
andreas.papageorgiou@astro.cf.ac.uk
Telephone:
+44 (0)29 2087 6992
Location:
N/0.05, Queen's Buildings - North Building, 5 The Parade, Newport Road, Cardiff, CF24 3AA

Since 2008, I've been full-time involved with with all pahses of space telescope missions [Selection, Pre-launch, Post-launch Comissioning, Operations, Post-Operations], in particular with DefinitionImplementation and finally Operation of the Science Ground Segment of such missions.

Space-telescope projects

Current

  • ARIEL - Atmospheric Remote-sensing Exoplanet Large-survey - (2015 -  ), planned for launch in 2028

Previous

  • Herschel Space Observatory SPIRE Instrument Control Centre (2008-17)
  • EChO - Exoplanet Characterization Observatory (2013-14, ESA M3 Proposal)
  • BETTII - Balloon Experimental Twin Telescope for Infrared Interferometer (2013-14)

Research

  • Extra-solar planets
  • Sub-millimetre astronomy, Galaxy Evolution
  • VLBI Phase-Referencing
  • VLBI Polarimetry, AGN, parsec-scale Radio Jets

Teaching

  • Module Organiser: PX1224 Computational Skills For Problem Solving
  • Deputy Module Organiser: PX2134 Structured Programming
  • Y1 & Y2 Tutorials
  • Y3/Y4 project, Supervisor (PX3315 - Physics Project)
  • Postgrad Lecture: "An introduction to scan-imaging in Astronomy"

Admin

  • Year 1 Tutor

Other committees

  • Dignity at Work Contact, PHYSX

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