Sera's Introduction

Sera Markoff

Associate 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.
I am also the Director of the Master’s Program in Astronomy & Astrophysics.

Group Blog

Something about our magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) set up for studying black holes’ jets

Hi!

I gave recently a small internal talk about the general approach we are adopting to solve the MHD system of equations that describes the structure of a black hole’s jet. I am uploading the slides, so if there is anybody interested in the subject or just in knowing what we are studying with some more details, there you go!

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Latest News

Updates: Beatrice Tinsley Centennial Visiting Professorship and a photo from the AAS GC session

The most important recent news (besides Salomé’s defense on 1 July!) is that I have been selected for the 2015 Beatrice Tinsley Centennial Visiting Professorship at UT Austin (where a “distinguished mid career or senior professor is invited to visit for up to a semester”), to spend some months in spring 2015 at the Astronomy Department there! I’m super excited, …

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Where I Am / Will Be

  • Transients KSP mtg
    Sep 09, 2014 - Sep 10, 2014
    Location: Manchester, UK
  • Scandinavian PD meeting
    Sep 18, 2014 - Sep 19, 2014
    Location: copenhagen
  • CTA consortium mtg
    Sep 22, 2014 - Sep 26, 2014
    Location: Catania
  • Bremen meeting
    Oct 06, 2014 - Oct 06, 2014