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New UWC Postdoc – Mattia Vaccari

10th Nov 2011

Yes, another new post-doc has arrived to join the UWC astro group! Mattia Vaccari received a MSc in Physics and a PhD in Space Science & Technology from the University of Padova (Italy). He was formerly a PostDoc at Imperial …

Russell Johnston Gets Married!!

14th Oct 2011

Well I finally made an honest woman of my long suffering fiance, Roisin! We got married in a little village in Scotland in September. Although the weather was predictably wet, we had a fantastic day!!  

New Postdocs Join the UWC Astrophysics Group

14th Oct 2011

UWC is proud to welcome Dr Jonathan Zwart and Dr Daniele Bertacca to our growing astrophysics group .   Jonathan Zwart read Natural Sciences at the University of Cambridge before pursuing a PhD in radio astronomy and observational cosmology. He …

Dan Smith visiting from University of Hertfordshire

4th Oct 2011

Dr Dan Smith is visiting the UWC group from the 5th October 2011 to 12 October 2011. His research interests include high redshift Lyman-alpha haloes, sub-millimetre galaxies, wide field surveys, panchromatic spectral energy distribution analysis, integral field spectroscopy, active galactic …

The New SKA Brochure

16th Jun 2011

The new South African brochure for the  SKA has just be published for the upcoming ‘SKA Forum and World Conference of Science Journalists’. You can download it here: SKA SOUTH AFRICA SPECIAL EDITION NEWSLETTER JUNE-JULY 2011  

April Cape Town Collquium by Marcel Agueros

13th Apr 2011

The joint Cape Town colloquium in astronomy & cosmology will be held at the SAAO next week Tuesday 19 April. Please see details of the talk and speaker below. Lunch will be served after the talk. Speaker: Marcel Agüeros (Columbia …

Call For Graduate Lectures

24th Feb 2011

Chris Clarkson and Prina Patel of UCT are organising a series of graduate lectures which will be run throughout the year, for all students, postdocs and staff in the ACGC, UWCAstro, SAAO the KAT office and AIMS. Typically these will …