Sera's Introduction

Sera Markoff

Associate Professor
Astronomical Institute “Anton Pannekoek”
University of Amsterdam
Science Park 904, rm. C4.115
1098 XH Amsterdam, Netherlands
T +31 20 525 7478/7491


I work at the interface of Astrophysics and Astroparticle Physics, and am interested in a variety of problems relating to the accretion process especially around black holes, both big and small.
I am also the Director of the Master Program in Astronomy & Astrophysics.

Group Blog

Lots o’ great group news!

I keep trying to get the traffic up from my group but it’s hard to remember to post although there is a lot going on (or because there is a lot going on). Anyway, we have some very nice news this week:

1) Salomé has accepted an offer for a postdoctoral position with Elmar Körding’s group at University of Nijmegen! … Continue reading →

Latest News

New York Times article on the “G2″ encounter

This is pretty cool: the Science News article linked from the front page of the NYTimes is about the G2 object’s imminent encounter with Sgr A* (or at least its accretion flow). I have a minuscule quote but anyway it’s a great article about a very interesting event, that we hope will shed some new light on our Galactic Center’s …

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Where I Am / Will Be

  • Stockholm seminar
    Jun 10, 2014 - Jun 10, 2014