Boudreault Steve - Gaia
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Observatoire de Paris-Meudon
Steve Boudreault is a Gaia Computer Scientist at the Paris Observatory, Meudon site. He is working on the project FP7 Genius and CU9 for the validation of the scientific data from Gaia.
After a degree in Physics at Laval University in Quebec City and a Master degree at Montreal University in Montreal (Canada), Steve moved to Heidelberg (Germany) where he obtained his PhD in 2008 at Ruprecht Karl University of Heidelberg with a thesis about the formation of brown dwarfs.
Steve left Gaia in November 2015.
[Published: 16/11/2010; Updated 04/12/2013]
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