Mark G. Allen


Dr. Mark G. Allen is the Director of the Strasbourg Astronomical Data Centre (CDS). He obtained his PhD in Astronomy and Astrophysics from the Australian National University in 1998. After a postdoctoral position at the Space Telescope Science Institute (1998-2001) he joined the Observatoire de Strasbourg, and entered the CNRS in 2004 as chargé de recherche. His scientific interests are the use of e-Infrastructures for advancing astronomy, and also the physical processes of Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN).



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Director, Centre de Données astronomiques de Strasbourg (CDS)

[Strasbourg Astronomical Data Centre]