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  • Mr Matthew Allen

    I am an Astronomy researcher at Cardiff University in the field of Galaxies. I have previously worked for the European Space Agency and have good knowledge in many of their missions and the organisation as a whole. I have detailed knowledge of the mission Gaia which I directly worked on. I create videos for my YouTube channel (youtube.com/UKAstroNut) in which I explain different topics within astronomy and general science at a basic understandable level. I am confident and happy to talk about almost any area of astronomy.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Galaxy, Herschel, Planets, Space, Stars

  • Dr Rhodri Evans

    I have over 20 years of lecturing experience, including in the United States and here in Wales at Glamorgan University and Cardiff University. I have done a lot of media work, as a Welsh speaker I have become the "default" person BBC Radio Cymru and S4C ask about astronomy and physics. I have a broad range of expertise as I have taught courses in nearly all areas of astronomy.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Black hole, Cosmology, Galaxy, Gravity, Herschel, Planets, Space, Stars

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  • Dr Chris North

    I am an astronomy researcher, primarily focused on the Herschel Space Observatory. I have experience of a very wide range of astronomy, and am happy to speak about almost anything in the field of astronomy.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Cosmology, Galaxy, Herschel, Planets, Space, Stars, Technology

  • Dr Haley Gomez

    I'm a senior lecturer in astrophysics and study cosmic dust using specially-designed infrared telescopes able to reveal the cool universe.

    I am also head of public engagement for the School of Physics and Astronomy, and believe passionately in using astronomy to raise the aspirations of school children in Wales and the UK.

    I am also a member of the Science and Technology Facilities Women in SET council and the Education and Training Committee.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Galaxy, Herschel, Space, Stars

  • Dr Nicolas Peretto

    I am an observational astronomer, expert on star formation.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Herschel, Space, Stars

  • Professor Walter Gear


    I am Dean for International, College of Physical Sciences & Engineering at Cardiff University.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Herschel, Space

  • Professor Matt Griffin


    I am Head of School and Director of Research in the Cardiff University School of Physis and Astronomy.

    I am a member of the Astronomy Instrumentation Group, with many years experience in far infrared and submillimetre astronomy and instrumentation, both ground-based and space-borne.

    Academic School: Physics and Astronomy

    Areas of Expertise: Astrophysics, Herschel, Planets, Space, Technology