Scientific Visitors

  • Senior Visitors
  • Student Visitors

Senior Visitors

  • Gael CHAUVIN
    • Dates of stay: February 28 - March 31, 2017
    • Institution: Univ. Grenoble-Alpes & Obs Grenoble, France
    • ESO inviting party: C. Melo
  • Dainis DRAVINS
    • Dates of stay: February 3 - April 1, 2017
    • Institution: Lund University, Sweden
    • Scientific interests: Stellar spectroscopy, physics of precise radial velocities; Stellar surface structure and exoplanet transits; Optical instrumentation, very-long-baseline optical interferometry
    • ESO inviting party: C. Melo
  • Lucia GUAITA
    • Dates of stay: March 13 - June 12, 2017
    • Institution: Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma-INAF, Italy
    • Scientific interests: Star-forming galaxies at high redshift: I am interested in their Lyman alpha emission and in the phenomena allowing the escape of Lyman alpha photons out of the galaxy; Effect of environment in star-forming galaxies and in particular in Lyman alpha emitters (ongoing project with E. Pompei); Detection of [CII]158 micron from z~7 star-forming galaxies with ALMA: redshift confirmation and star-formation rate estimation
    • ESO inviting party: E. Pompei
  • Sebastian LOPEZ
    • Dates of stay: March 14 - July 14, 2017
    • Institution: DAS – Cerro Calan, Universidad de Chile
    • Scientific interests: High-z circum-galactic medium; Gravitational lensing; Galaxy clusters
    • ESO inviting party: C. Ledoux
  • Federica RICCI
    • Dates of stay: February 27 - June 1, 2017
    • Institution: Universita Degli Studi Roma Tre, Italy
    • Scientific interests: AGN /Galaxy coevolution; BH scaling relation; Role of AGN in the reionization
    • ESO inviting party: E. Sani

Student Visitors

  • Humberto FARIAS
    • Dates of stay: September 1, 2016 - August 31, 2017
    • Institution: Graduate student of Software Engineering from Univ. Tec. Fed. Santa Maria, Chile
    • Working on: Parallel and distributed programming; Big data storage and processing; Cluster computing
    • Supervisor: Eduardo Peña
  • Karina VOGGEL
    • Dates of stay: March 21 - April 5, 2017
    • Institution: University of Utah, SLC, USA
    • Working on: Kinematical analysis and modelling of the SINFONI data for two CenA UCDs, aiming at constrain their central black hole mass.
    • Supervisor: S.Mieske (DGDF student)
  • Ridlo W. WIBOWO
    • Dates of stay: March 2 - July 22, 2017
    • Institution: Astronomy Dep. Fac of Math & Nat. Sciences, Bandung Institut of Technology, Indonesia
    • Working on: Galaxy evolution and environments; N-body & SPH simulation; Exoplanet and small-bodies in Solar System
    • Supervisor: S. Leon Tanne (DGDF student)