Senior Visitors in 2016

  • Alba ALLER
    • Dates of stay: January 11 - 31, 2016; February 4 - June 30, 2016
    • Institution: IFA-Universidad de Valparaiso
  • Graeme CANDLISH
    • Dates of stay: February 4 - March 4, 2016   
    • Institution: Universidad de Chile, Cerro Calan
    • Inviting party: Y. Jaffe
  • Faustine CANTALLOUBE
    • Dates of stay: April 12 - May 3, 2016
    • Institution: UJF-IPAG, Grenoble, France
    • ESO inviting party: J. Milli
  • Igor CHILINGARIAN
    • Dates of stay: January 30 - February 8, 2016   
    • Institution: CfA-Harvard Univ., USA
    • Scientific interests: Early type/Dwarf Galaxies; Stellar populations; Virtual Observatory Science
    • Inviting party: S. Mieske
  • Alessandro EDEROCLITE
    • Dates of stay: February 1 - 12, 2016
    • Institution: CEFCA, Aragon, Spain
    • Inviting party: Linda Schmidtobreick
  • Pedro Lourenco FIGUEIRA
    • Dates of stay: February 23-26, 2016   
    • Institution: Astronomical Institute, University of Porto
    • Inviting party: J. Martins, C. Melo
  • Isabelle GAVIGNAUD
    • Dates of stay: June 9 - 24, 2016
    • Institution: Universidad Andres Bello
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Lluis GALBANY
    • Dates of stay: February 5 - March 5, 2016   
    • Institution: Universidad de Chile, Cerro Calan
    • Inviting party: J. Anderson, C. Gutierrez
  • Reinhard GENZEL
    • Dates of stay: April 6 - 7, 2016
    • Institution: MPE Garching & Departments of Physics and Astronomy, Berkeley
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Matias GOMEZ
    • Dates of stay: June 1 - 17, 2016
    • Institution: Universidad Andres Bello
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Olivier HAINAUT
    • Dates of stay: February 29 - March 6, 2016   
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Rodrigo HINOJOSA G.
    • Dates of stay: April 5 - May 5, 2016
    • Institution: IAC, Spain
    • Inviting party: F. Comeron
  • Swetlana HUBRIG
    • Dates of stay: June 22 - July 28, 2016
    • Institution: Dept. Stellar Physics and Stellar Activity, Leibniz-Institut fuer Astrophysik/IAP, Potsdam, Germany
    • Scientific interests: Magnetic fields in upper main-sequence stars & Herbig Ae/Be stars; Chemical abundance analyses; Multiplicity studies
    • Inviting party: G. Mathys & M. Schoeller
  • Valentin IVANOV
    • Dates of stay: March 1 - 6, 2016   
    • Institution: ESO, Garching
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Rob  IVISON
    • Dates of stay: February 22 - 26, 2016; April 5 - 13, 2016
    • Institution: Science Division Director from ESO Garching
  • Inger JØRGENSEN
    • Dates of stay: June 13 - 17, 2016
    • Institution: Gemini North
    • Inviting party: P. Hibon
  • Pierre KERVELLA
    • Dates of stay: March 2 - 5, 2016
    • Institution: OBSPM, France
    • Inviting party: A. Merand
  • Izan LEAO
    • Dates of stay: July 18 - August 5, 2016
    • Institution: ESO/Garching & UFRN, Brazil
    • Inviting party: G. Lo Curto
  • Stephane MARTEAU
    • Dates of stay: June 13 - 17, 2016
    • Institution: DOO, ESO Garching
  • Catherine McEVOY
    • Dates of stay: February 15 - June 1, 2016
    • Institution: Queens University Belfast, UK
    • Scientific Interests: Galactic Runaway O-B Stars, ISM
    • Inviting party: J. Smoker
  • Lorenzo MONACO
    • Dates of stay: June 1 - 17, 2016
    • Institution: Universidad Andres Bello
    • Inviting party: C. Melo
  • Nidia MORRELL
    • Dates of stay: April 18 - 22, 2016   
    • Institution: Las Campanas Observatory, La Serena
    • Inviting party: C. Gutierrez
  • Casiana MUÑOZ-TUÑÓN
    • Dates of stay: March 1 - 13, 2016   
    • Institution: IAC-Obs. del Teide, Spain
    • Inviting party: F. Comeron
  • Julie NANTAIS
    • Dates of stay: May 24 - 27, 2016   
    • Institution: Universidad Andres Bello, Chile
    • Inviting party: G. Hau
  • Roderik OVERZIER
    • Dates of stay: March 14 - 16, 2016   
    • Institution: IAC-Obs. del Teide, Spain
  • Anna Francesca PALA
    •  Dates of stay: September 20 - 25, 2016
    • Institution: Dept of  Physics Astrophysics, Warwick University, United Kingdom
    • Scientific interests: Large sample of cataclysmic variables, using phase resolved X-shooter observation and ultraviolet HST spectroscopy to measure masses, temperatures and accretion rates of the white dwarfs in these systems in order to investigate their potential as Supernovae Ia progenitors
    • ESO inviting party: L. Schmidtobreick
  • Florian PEISSKER
    • Dates of stay: September 26 - 30, 2016
    • Institution: Physikalisches Institut, Koeln University, Germany
  • Javier A. RODON
    • Dates of stay: December 1 - 15, 2016
    • Institution: Onsala Space Observatory, Sweden
    • ESO inviting party: I. De Gregorio
  • Nicola SCHNEIDER
    • Dates of stay: January 20 - February 8, 2016
    • Institution: ON, Brazil
    • Inviting party: X. Haubois
  • Claus TAPPERT
    • Dates of stay: February 1 - 12, 2016
    • Institution: IFA-Universidad de Valparaiso, Chile
    • Inviting party: Linda Schmidtobreick