Astrophysics and Cosmology Working Group

This is the working group on astrophysics, astro particle physics and cosmology in Africa. The group is convened by four experts and is subdivided into subgroups for more efficient management.

Mailing list: To register to this Working Group, go here


Co-conveners Mailing list:

NAME AFFILIATION EMAIL Gender African origin/Diaspora/Relations
Dr. Bernard Asabere GSSTI / AVN Ghana M Ghana
Dr. Mirjana Povic MirjanaBio Ethiopian Space Science and Technology Institute (ESSTI) and Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (IAA-CSIC) F Ethiopia and Spain
Dr. Lerothodi Leeuw University of Western Cape M South Africa
Dr. Priscilla Muheki Mbarara University of Science and Technology (MUST) F Uganda
Dr. Sivuyile Manxoyi South African Astronomical Observatory (SAAO) M South Africa


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Solar physics 13 Priscilla Muheki
Solar system, planetary sciences, astrobiology 22 Priscilla Muheki
Stellar astronomy 26 Priscilla Muheki
Galactic and extragalactic astronomy 27 Mirjana Pović
Cosmology and gravitational astronomy 21 Mirjana Pović
Transients and pulsars 18 Lerothodi Leeuw
High-energy astrophysics and astro-particle physics 23 Lerothodi Leeuw
Astronomical instrumentation and infrastructure 23 Bernard Asabere
Astronomical methods and data 29 Bernard Asabere
Ethno-archeoastronomy (cultural astronomy) 21 Sivuyile Manxoyi
Astronomy for development 51 Bernard Asabere, Mirjana Pović
Overlap between ASFAP-WGs


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Guidelines for Working Groups

-- Last modification. Mirjana Pović - 2021-10-13

-- FairouzMalek - last update - 2021-11-04

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