Projects

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PASIPHAE

The PASIPHAE (Polar-Area Stellar-Imaging in Polarization High-Accuracy Experiment) project is a planned 4-year polarization survey of all stars that are brighter than 16.5 magnitude in the R-band at…

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Accreting binary populations in Nearby Galaxies: Observations and Simulations (A-BINGOS)

Accreting binaries are binary stellar systems consisting of a compact object that accretes material from a donor star. The compact object can be either a white dwarf, a neutron star, or a black hole, while the donor star can be either a massive…

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Novel Statistical Tools for the Analysis of Astronomical Data

This projects has as a goal to bring together the resources of an interdisciplinary collaboration network of leading groups in Astrophysics (FORTH, Geneva Observatory, University of Cambridge, Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory/CfA, Caltech,…

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RoboPol

The RoboPol project involves studies with the RoboPol polarimeter, a unique, no-moving-parts optopolarimeter specifically designed for the 1.3 m telescope of the Skinakas Observatort. It is a collaboration between the University of Crete and…

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The Great Observatories All-sky LIRG Survey: Preparing for JWST

The Great Observatories All-sky LIRG Survey (GOALS), is combining imaging and spectroscopic data from NASA's Spitzer, Hubble, Chandra and GALEX space-borne observatories in a comprehensive study of over 200 of the most luminous infrared-selected…