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Wed, 20 Jun 2018 19:52:56 +0000
Former Air Force Secretary Deborah Lee James: "The Air Force and the DoD have to come up with something to back up what the president said.” SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 15:57:18 +0000
China has lowered the orbit of its Tiangong-2 space lab, likely in preparation for deorbiting the orbital facility and thus averting a similar scenario to the uncontrolled re-entry of Tiangong-1 earlier this year. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 12:13:10 +0000
Those who loathe or love a Space Force “separate but equal” to the Air Force must think and act decisively and quickly. Regardless of whether the Space Force actually materializes, deliberation alone could finally spring us into action to deal with the looming threat of space Pearl Harbor. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 11:12:05 +0000
An advisory group dubbed the “think tank” for the National Space Council formally kicked off its work June 19 with a broad but vague mandate to study space policy issues. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 00:08:21 +0000
Fleet operators SES and Intelsat asked the U.S. Federal Communications Commission to extend the deadline for their customers to register C-band dishes before the commission decides on the band’s future use. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 11:00:08 +0000
Trump’s proposal derives from a growing debate inside military and political circles about how to best meet the threat posed to American space assets by potential enemies: Russia and China, to be precise. SpaceNews.com
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 01:45:44 +0000
A former NASA astronaut used an appearance at a National Space Council meeting June 18 to argue that a key element of NASA’s plans to return humans to the moon should be reconsidered. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 19:35:34 +0000
Trump: Creating a Space Force and promoting space exploration by NASA and the private sector will be “important for the nation’s psyche.” SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:22:16 +0000
President Trump will sign a new space policy directive June 18 addressing space traffic management issues, closely following the proposed policy that Vice President Pence announced in April. SpaceNews.com
Mon, 18 Jun 2018 08:45:21 +0000
A key senator says he’s keeping an open mind regarding who in the federal government should have responsibility for the oversight of “non-traditional” commercial space activities. SpaceNews.com
Sat, 16 Jun 2018 19:45:35 +0000
The House Appropriations defense subcommittee approved $49.5 million to create a new “program of record for commercial satellite communications." SpaceNews.com
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 20:23:14 +0000
As the National Space Council prepares for its third public meeting, its activities to date have won widespread praise in the space community, even as there is some skepticism about the effectiveness of the council’s advisory group that will soon meet for the first time. SpaceNews.com
Fri, 15 Jun 2018 11:00:25 +0000
A House hearing on the reasons for cost and schedule problems with major NASA programs pointed blame at a wide variety of sources, from the tools used to track programs to the agency’s mindset to Congress itself. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 19:59:03 +0000
Astranis, a startup developing geostationary satellites to offer broadband internet access, plans to equip its MicroGEO spacecraft with Bradford of the Netherland’s high performance green ECAPS thrusters. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 17:56:47 +0000
Oxford Space Systems, a British startup that hopes to compete with space industry giants Harris Corp. and Northrop Grumman in the satellite component business, has raised 6.7 million British pounds ($8.9 million) from investors. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 16:19:42 +0000
Outer space is the last frontier of human exploration. Unfortunately, the glory days of landing men on the moon are now a distant memory. So too are the memories of watching space shuttles rumble to life and roar to space fading away. That is poised to change and America is ready to lead the way. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 14:09:04 +0000
The relay satellite which will facilitate China’s Chang’e-4 lunar far side landing mission late in 2018 has entered its intended halo orbit around Earth-Moon Lagrange point 2. SpaceNews.com
Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:14:11 +0000
NASA Administrator Jim Bridenstine used a recent speech to lay out not just the recent space policy changes that directly affect NASA activities but other administration efforts that focus more on commercial space. SpaceNews.com
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 22:57:00 +0000
Both chambers want legislation that strengthens the U.S. military space posture, said Thornberry. The House and Senate are “not going to let up in our push to do better in space.” SpaceNews.com
Wed, 13 Jun 2018 21:34:01 +0000
Despite conditions that have deprived the Opportunity Mars rover of solar power, NASA officials said June 13 that they expected the long-lived spacecraft to survive an intense ongoing dust storm. SpaceNews.com
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     Date Submitted:09-06-2016
     Last Modified:09-05-2017 (11:16)
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     Current job:University Assistant (Postdoc)
     Employment Term:Either
     Job location:Europe only
     Date available:immediately
     Industry:Civil Agencies/International Organizations, Satellite Manufacturers and Subcontractors, Satellite Operators, , , Launch Systems, Business Services,
     KeywordsProject Management, Communication, Modeling, Data Analysis
    CV

    Education

    Feb 2011 PhD in Astronomy, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
                            Thesis entitled: Simulating Populations of Rotationally-Mixed Massive Stars
    Apr 2006 Master of Physics (Diplom), University of Hamburg, Germany
    Thesis entitled: An Extragalactic Deep Field Observation with INTEGRAL/IBIS
    2004, 2005 ERASMUS student, University Geneva, Switzerland
    2000–2006 Studies of Physics and Astronomy, University of Hamburg, Germany
    Jun 2000 High-school graduation (Abitur), Hamburg, Germany

    Professional history

    Feb 2016–Dec 2016 Maternity leave
    Mar 2015–May 2015 Part time lecturer at the University of Vienna
    Mar 2014–May 2015 Maternity leave
    Jan 2011–present University assistant/postdoc at the University of Vienna, Austria.
    2006–2010 PhD researcher at the University Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Jul, Aug 2006 Trainee at EADS-Astrium, Immenstaad am Bodensee, Germany
    2004, 2005 Master student at INTEGRAL Science Data Centre, Versoix, Switzerland
    2000–2003 Student assistant at the Hamburg Observatory, Germany
    2003–2004 Student consultant to European Space Agency (GAIA Mission)
    2001, 2002 Summerstudent Max-Plank-Institute for extraterrestrial physics, Munich, Germany

    Main areas of research, summary of professional achievements

    ► Extensive experience in numerical modeling of the evolution of massive stars and the effects of rotation on them (Utrecht/Bonn stellar evolution code)
    ► Created a grid of evolutionary massive star models, which are highly cited (> 236 citations)
    ► Wrote a population synthesis code to investigate the dependence of measured abundances on observed rotational velocities distributions and observational selection effects
    ► Extensive experience in numerical modeling of cool star atmospheres (PHOENIX 1D/3D) which is extensively used by the community (>157 citations)
    ► Strong experience in the usage of parallel applications on different supercomputer architectures
    ► Extensive experience in analyzing and image processing of high energy astrophysics data, e.g. of the INTEGRAL satellite

    ► Fortran90, Perl, HTML, LaTeX, gnuplot, XSpec, Microsoft Windows and Office packages
    ► Very good user knowledge of different UNIX-Systems (Linux, Unix, FreeBSD, MacOS)

    ►Scientific publications:

      • 29 articles published in refereed journal with a total of 1208 citations
      • 21 articles published in non-refereed journals and conference proceedings with 292 citations – regular presentation of talks and posters on international conferences
      • 5 invited talks in colloquiums of various international institutes and public talks
    ► Language skills: German (native), English (fluent), Dutch (conversation level)

    Administrative experience

    2014 External expert to the OPTICON trans-national access program (www.astro-opticon.org)
    2013 Member of the expert panel to the Observation Program Committee (OPC) during observing period 92 and 93 for the European Southern Observatory (ESO). A third period had to be declined due to collision of the TAC meeting with her daughters birth.
    2012, 2013 Co-representative of the Department of Astrophysics (Vienna) on the faculty teaching board
    2011–present Referee for the Astrophysical Journal (ApJ), Astronomy & Astrophysics (A&A) and Monthly Notices (MNRAS).

    Public outreach

    Since 2013–today Initiator (Paula Teixeira and Ines Brott Furrer) and organizer of the public lecture series ’Nachts auf der Sternwarte’ at the Vienna University Observatory

    Teaching experiences

    • University of Vienna

    2011, 2013, 2015 Lecturer of master course in ’Stars & Planets’, I. Brott, M. Güdel
    2011, 2013, 2015 Lecturer of exercise class to ’Stars & Planets’, I. Brott, M. Güdel
    2012 Lecturer of exercise class to ’Introduction to Astronomy II’, G. Hensler, M.Güdel, I. Brott
    2011–2013, 2015 Lecturer and Organizer of Bachelor Seminar, I. Brott, T. Posch

    • Utrecht University

    2009, 2010 co-supervised 2nd and 3rd year projects at the University of Amsterdam.
    2009 Teaching assistant to master course ’Stellar Atmospheres’, A. de Koter
    2008 Teaching assistant to master course ’Transient Sources’, N. Langer and J. t’Zand
    2007 Teaching assistant to master course ’Large Scale Structures’, J. Vink


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