Senior Visitors in 2014

  • Danielle ALLOIN
    • Dates of stay: November 5 - December 16, 2014
    • Institution: Observatoire de Haute-Provence, France
    • Scientific interests: Physics of Galaxy nuclei; Analysis of composite stellar populations; Gravitational lenses
    • ESO Inviting party: F. Comeron
  • Roland BACON
    • Dates of stay: January 13 - 29, 2014
    • Institution: CRAL - Observatoire de Lyon, France
    • Scientific interests: Galaxy Formation and Evolution; Instrumentation; MUSE PI
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Amelia BAYO 
    • Dates of stay: March 5 - 14, 2014; July 22 - August 15, 2014
    • Institution: MPI Heidelberg, Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo, D. Gadotti; C. Melo
  • Jean-Philippe BEAULIEU
    • Dates of stay: November 3 -  14, 2014
    • Institution: IAP, France
    • ESO Inviting party: S. Brillant
  • Alberto BOLATTO
    • Dates of stay: March 3 - June 30, 2014
    • Institution: Astronomy Dept, Maryland University, USA
    • Scientific interests: Cosmology; Interstellar medium; Star formation and Black holes
    • ESO Inviting party: L.-A. Nyman
  • Lodovico COCCATO
    • Dates of stay: July 2 - 4, 2014
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo, J. Melnick
  • Timea CSERNGERI
    • Dates of stay: December 12 - 19, 2014
    • Institution: Max Planck Institute f. Radio Astronomy, Bonn, Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: T. Kaminski
  • Annalisa DE CIA
    • Dates of stay: July 7 - 15, 2014
    • Institution: The Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Ledoux
  • Duilia DE MELO
    • Dates of stay: December 16 - 23, 2014
    • Institution: Catholic University of America, USA
    • ESO Inviting party: T. Wiklind, C. Melo
  • Juan Antonio FERNANDEZ ONTIVEROS
    • Dates of stay: August 5 - 8, 2014
    • Institution: MPIFR, Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: K. Tristram
  • Francesco FERRARO
    • Dates of stay: February 11 - 19, 2014
    • Institution: Bologna University, Italy
    • ESO Inviting party: G. Beccari
  • Irma Andrea FUENTES
    • Dates of stay: August 18 - September 18, 2014
    • Institution: Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile
    • ESO Inviting party: L. Schmidtobreick
  • Alexandre GALLENNE
    • Dates of stay: October 7 - 28, 2014
    • Institution: Universidad de Concepcion, Chile
    • ESO Inviting party: A. Merand
  • Stephan GEIER
    • Dates of stay: January 21 - February 2, 2014
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Jason GRUNHUT
    • Dates of stay: April 21 - May 5, 2014
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Armen GYULBUDAGHIAN
    • Dates of stay: May 19 - 30, 2014
    • Institution: Byurakan Observatory, Armenia
    • ESO Inviting party: R. Mendez
  • Boris HAEUSSLER
    • Dates of stay: November 10 -  21, 2014
    • Institution: University of Oxford, UK
    • ESO Inviting party: E. Johnston
  • Markus HARTUNG
    • Dates of stay: October 14 - 18, 2014
    • Institution: GEMINI South, La Serena, Chile
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Thomas HENNING
    • Dates of stay: January 27 - April 25, 2014
    • Institution: MPI Heidelberg, Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Swetlana HUBRIG
    •  Dates of stay: February 9 - 21, 2014
    •  Institution: Dept. Stellar Physics and Stellar Activity, Leibniz-Institut fuer Astrophysik/AIP, Potsdam,  Germany
    •  Scientific interests: Magnetic fields in upper main-sequence stars; Chemical abundance analyses; Multiplicity studies
    •  ESO Inviting party: G. Mathys
  • Nuria HUELAMO
    • Dates of stay: June 2 - August 9, 2014
    • Institution: Cab INTA/CSIC, Madrid, Spain
    • Scientific interests: Star formation; Brown dwarfs and planetary mass objects; Circumstellar disks
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Damien HUTSEMÉKERS
    • Dates of stay: February 19 - March 21, 2014
    • Institution: Astrophysics Institute, University of Liege, Belgium
    • Scientific interests: Quasars; microlensing, polarimetry; Nebulae around LBV and WR stars; High resolution spectroscopy of comets
    • ESO Inviting party: A. Smette
  • Leopoldo INFANTE
    • Dates of stay: July 9 - December 31, 2014
    • Institution: P. Universidad Catolica de Chile
    • Scientific interests: Observational cosmology; Galaxy evolution; High Redshift Galaxies
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Rob IVISON
    • Dates of stay: June 17 - 25, 2014
    • Institution: Director of Science Directorate, ESO Garching
  • Stefan KIMESWENGER
    • Dates of stay: November 27 -  December 4, 2014
    • Institution: Universidad Catolica del Norte/UCN, Chile
    • ESO Inviting party: A. Smette
  • Eric LAGADEC
    • Dates of stay: July 14 - 18, 2014
    • Institution: Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur, France
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Bruno LEIBUNDGUT
    • Dates of stay: August 4 - 6, 2014
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
  • Jean-Philippe MARQUETTE
    • Dates of stay: October 30 -  December 10, 2014
    • Institution: IAP, France
    • ESO Inviting party: S. Brillant
  • Melissa MCCLURE
    • Dates of stay: November 27 -  December 20, 2014
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Rene MENDEZ
    • Dates of stay: March 1 - December 31, 2014
    • Institution: Universidad de Chile, Departamento de Astronomia and Observatorio Astronomico Nacional
    • Scientific interests: Astrometry; Galactic structure; Nearby stars
    • ESO Inviting party: V. Ivanov, C. Melo
  • Ignacio MENDIGUTIA
    • Dates of stay: July 7 - 13, 2014
    • Institution: Leeds University, U.K.
    • ESO Inviting party: W.-J. de Wit
  • Paolo MOLARO
    • Dates of stay: January 9 - 19, 2014
    • Institution: INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste, Italy
    • Scientific interests: UVES observation analysis
    • ESO Inviting party: L. Monaco
  • Pasquier NOTERDAEME
    • Dates of stay: January 5 - 23, 2014
    • Institution: IAP, France
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Ledoux
  • Dominique PROUST
    • Dates of stay: July 1 - 13, 2014
    • Institution: OBSPM, France
    • ESO Inviting party: I. Saviane
  • Jackie RADIGAN
    • Dates of stay: March 20 - April 7, 2014
    • Institution: STScI, Baltimore, USA
    • ESO Inviting party: K. Muzic
  • Gene SERABYN
    • Dates of stay: September 1 - 7, 2014
    • Institution: Jet Propulsion Laboratory, NASA, USA
    • ESO Inviting party: D. Mawet
  • Lionel SIESS
    • Dates of stay: April 7 - 24, 2014
    • Institution: Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
    • Scientific interests: Stellar evolution; Binary evolution; Stellar nucleosynthesis
    • ESO Inviting party: H. Boffin
  • Keith Thomas SMITH
    • Dates of stay: April 28 - May 29, 2014
    • Institution: Royal Astronomical Society (RAS), London, UK
    • ESO Inviting party: J. Smoker
  • Henk SPRUIT
    • Dates of stay: June 4 - 12, 2014
    • Institution: MPIfA, Garching, Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: G. Mathys, C. Melo
  • Katrien STEENBRUGGE
    • Dates of stay: May 7 - 9, 2014; September 2 - 8, 2014
    • Institution: Universidad Catolica del Norte, Chile
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Carlos Alberto de Oliveira TORRES
    • Dates of stay: October 27 -  December 20, 2014
    • Institution: LNA-MCTI, Itajuba, Brazil
    • ESO Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Amy TYNDALL
    • Dates of stay: October 21, 2013 - March 31, 2014
    • Institution: University of Manchester, UK
    • ESO inviting party: H. Boffin
  • Gregg WADE
    •  Dates of stay: February 15 - 22, 2014
    •  Institution: Royal Military College of Canada
    •  Scientific interests: Magnetic fields; Wind structures; Variability of massive stars
    •  ESO Inviting party: T. Rivinius
  • Lutz WISOTZKI
    • Dates of stay: December 9 - 16, 2014
    • Institution: AIP, Potsdam Univ., Germany
    • ESO Inviting party: A. Smette
  • Irina YEGOROVA
    • Dates of stay: April 1 - December 31, 2014
    • Institution: SISSA/ISAS, Italy
    • ESO Inviting party: I. Saviane
  • Alfredo ZENTENO
    • Dates of stay: August 11 - 15, 2014
    • Institution: CTIO, La Serena
    • ESO Inviting party: G. Hau