ESA Science at STScI

A group of almost 30 ESA Faculty researchers work at the ESA Office of the world-class Space Telescope Science Institute in Baltimore, Maryland, USA, the home of Hubble and Webb.

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS OF ESA at STSCI

Astrophysics

Stellar astronomy Star formation Sarah Kendrew; Marco Sirianni; Paule Sonnentrucker
Compact objects Black holes Nora Lützgendorf
Galactic astronomy Galactic centre Andrew Fox; Nora Lützgendorf
Interstellar medium and dust Andrew Fox; ​​​​​​​Sarah Kendrew; Paule Sonnentrucker
Star clusters and nebulae Nora Lützgendorf; Antonella Nota; Laura Watkins
Stellar kinematics Nora Lützgendorf; Laura Watkins
Galactic halo Andrew Fox; Laura Watkins
Satellite systems Laura Watkins
Dwarf galaxies Laura Watkins
Nearby galaxies Super star clusters Linda Smith
Star formation Kate Rowlands
Interstellar medium and dust Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands
Circumgalactic medium Andrew Fox
Stellar feedback Linda Smith
Galactic nuclei Torsten Böker
Extragalactic astronomy Galaxy clusters and protoclusters Tim Rawle
High redshift galaxies Sarah Kendrew; Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands
Gravitational lensing Tim Rawle

 

Techniques

Instrument development CCD and CMOS detector technology Marco Sirianni
Deformable mirrors Sarah Kendrew
Analysis techniques Photometry Antonella Nota; Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands; Marco Sirianni; Linda Smith
Spectroscopy Andrew Fox; Sarah Kendrew; Nora Lützgendorf; Antonella Nota; Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands; Marco Sirianni; Linda Smith; Paule Sonnentrucker
Spatial analysis Sarah Kendrew; Kate Rowlands
Dynamical modelling Laura Watkins
Large-scale kinematics Tim Rawle
Wavelength regimes Radio Kate Rowlands; Paule Sonnentrucker
Infrared Sarah Kendrew; Nora Lützgendorf; Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands; Marco Sirianni; Paule Sonnentrucker
Optical Nora Lützgendorf; Antonella Nota; Tim Rawle; Kate Rowlands; Marco Sirianni; Linda Smith; Paule Sonnentrucker
Ultraviolet Andrew Fox; Antonella Nota; Kate Rowlands; Linda Smith; Paule Sonnentrucker
Data science Machine learning Sarah Kendrew
Citizen science Sarah Kendrew