Editorial Board for section 'Compact Objects'

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Please note that the order in which the Editors appear on this page is alphabetical, and follows the structure of the editorial board presented on the MDPI website under information for editors: editorial board responsibilities.

Members


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Institut d’Astronomie et d’Astrophysique, CP-226, Université Libre de Bruxelles, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium
Interests: neutron stars; pulsars; dense matter; quantum condensates; gravitation
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INAF-Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Via Frascati, 33, I-00040 Monte Porzio Catone (Roma), Italy
Interests: high energy astrophysics; data analysis; data processing techniques

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Physics Department, University of Miami, Knight Physics Building, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
Interests: employing wide field multiwavelength surveys for finding observational proxies of the formation mechanisms of Super Massive Black holes in the Universe; determining the origin of Cosmic Backgrounds; studying Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN) clustering and investigate the nature of Dark Matter

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Physics Department, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Rolla, MO 65409, USA
Interests: astrophysics physics and astronomy physics; gravitational waves physics; high energy physics physics; relativity and cosmology physics; theoretical physics

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Department of Physics, Kent State University, Kent, OH 44242, USA
Interests: neutron stars; dense matter; QCD phase diagrams; magnetic fields
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Theoretical Astrophysics, Eberhard Karls University of Tübingen, D-72076 Tübingen, Germany
Interests: theoretical astrophysics; models and dynamics of neutron stars and black holes; alternative theories of gravity; computational physics

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Department of Physics, Baylor University, Waco, TX 76706, USA
Interests: observation of pulsating white dwarf stars; modelling of white dwarf internal structure; atmospheric parameters of white dwarfs through spectroscopy; other variable stars

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National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) – Brera Astronomical Observatory, Merate, Italy
Interests: active galactic nuclei; foundations of physics; high-energy astrophysics; physics of time; quantum gravity; relativistic astrophysics; relativistic jets; X-ray binaries
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School of Mathematics, University of Leeds, LS29JT Leeds, UK
Interests: high-energy astrophysics; computational astrophysics; relativistic astrophysics; relativistic hydrodynamics and MHD; astrophysical winds and jets; magnetospheres of black holes and neutron stars

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Physics Department, Rome Sapienza University, Piazzale Aldo Moro 2, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: gravitational-wave physics; gravitational-wave data analysis; pulsar search; observational relativity and cosmology
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Laboratoire Univers et Particules de Montpellier, Université de Montpellier, cc072, 34095 Montpellier, France
Interests: high-energy (X- and gamma-ray) astrophysics; radiative transfer and particle acceleration in compact objects (jets and accretion disc coronae); radiative transfer in special and general relativity; cosmic-ray research (the sources of cosmic rays, the propagation of cosmic rays in the interstellar medium, magneto-hydrodynamic turbulence in the interestellar medium)

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National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF), Astronomical Observatory of Padua, 35122 Padua, Italy
Interests: quasars and Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN); photoionization and dynamical modelling of gaseous regions producing emission lines in a variety of contexts (from emission line stars to the most powerful quasars); small and large scale structures in the Universe and observational cosmology
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Department of Physics, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore 560012, India
Interests: physics of astrophysical compact objects including accretion disks and outflows/jets; astrophysical fluid dynamics; stellar physics; nuclear astrophysics; field theory in curved spacetime; general relativity and gravitation
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1. Sternberg Astronomical Institute, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Universitetsky pr. 13, Moscow 119234, Russia
2. Department of Physics, National Research University ‘Higher School of Economics’, Myasnitskaya str. 20, Moscow 101000, Russia
Interests: neutron stars; black holes; binary systems; pulsars
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National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF) – Brera Astronomical Observatory, 20121 Merate, Italy
Interests: high-energy astrophysics; X-ray binaries; high-mass X-ray binaries; supergiant fast X-ray transients; active galactic nuclei; narrow-line seyfert 1 galaxies; gamma-ray bursts; X-ray and gamma-ray astrophysical instrumentation; multi-wavelength observational astrophysics
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National Institute for Astrophysics (INAF), I-00136 Rome, Italy
Interests: high-energy astrophysics; gamma-rays; cosmic-rays; AGN; gamma-ray counterparts of GW

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Institute of Physics, Slezska Univerzita v Opave, 74601 Opava, Czech Republic
Interests: black holes; neutron stars; quark stars; superspinars; accretion discs; optical effects; oscillatory effects; strings; dark energy; dark matter; galaxy motion; alternative gravity; accretion; X-rays: binaries

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INAF—Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera, Via E. Bianchi 46, 23807 Merate, LC, Italy
Interests: high-energy astrophysics; jetted sources; multi-wavelength astrophysics
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1. Xinjiang Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences, 150, Science 1-Street, Urumqi 830011, China
2. Xinjiang Key Laboratory of Radio Astrophysics, 150, Science 1-Street, Urumqi 830011, China
Interests: pulsars; neutron stars; astronomical techniques and methods

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Department of Physics, San Diego State University, 5500 Campanile Drive, San Diego, CA 92182-1233, USA
Interests: superdense matter; neutron stars, quark stars, supernovae and gamma-ray bursts; general relativity

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Mullard Space Science Laboratory, University College London, Holmbury St. Mary, Dorking, Surrey RH5 6NT, UK
Interests: black holes; accretion; radiation transport; gravitational theory; computational physics
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