Institute of Astronomy

Dr Ben Davies

Research

  • Chemical abundance patterns & star-forming history of galaxies
  • Massive young star-clusters
  • Evolution of massive stars (LBVs, Red Supergiants)
  • Massive star formation
  • Progenitors of neutron stars & magnetars

Career

  • (2010 - present)  - RAS fellow, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge
  • (2009 - 2010)      - Assistant Research Scientist, Rochester Institute of Technology
  • (2008 - 2009)      - PDRA, University of Leeds
  • (2006 - 2008)      - PDRA, Rochester Institute of Technology

Qualifications

  • Ph. D. in Astrophysics, University of Leeds, 2006
  • MPhys in Physics with Astrophysics (1st class hons), University of Leeds, 2003
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