Sera's Introduction

Sera Markoff

Professor
Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy
University of Amsterdam
Science Park 904, rm. C4.115
1098 XH Amsterdam, Netherlands
T +31 20 525 7478/7491
s.b.markoff@uva.nl

 

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.
As of January 2015 I ended my stint as Director of the Master’s Program in Astronomy & Astrophysics (2011-2014).

Group Blog

Mill for Science

Today was Earth Day but also the day of many Marches for Science across the planet.

We did our part here in Amsterdam (see also marchforscience.nl): a group of us from the astronomy department here at University of Amsterdam set up a booth and hung out all day answering questions, showing the solar telescopes we couldn’t use because … Continue reading →

Latest News

Aftermath

Sorry for the delay in posting, I was knocked out for a few days with something but catching up now. So EHT did end up triggering the final night on 11 April! Things went really well, and one of the things I really wanted to see happen, happened! My main role in all this was to help organize and coordinate …

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Where I Am / Will Be

Vacation
August 1, 2017 - August 18, 2017
Location: CA
HEAD Meeting
August 20, 2017 - August 24, 2017
Location: Sun Valley, Idaho
CTA Collaboration Meeting
November 6, 2017 - November 10, 2017
Location: La Palma
Texas Rel Astro meeting
December 3, 2017 - December 9, 2017
Location: Capetown