Carlos Contreras Phd Thesis on VVV

Dr. Carlos Contreras' PhD thesis on: "Extreme Variables in Star Forming Regions" Dec. 17, 2014 - Santiago, Chile PhD Supervisor: Dr Phil Lucas, Physics, Astronomy & Mathematics, University of Hertfordshire PhD Co-supervisor: Dr Tim Geldhill, Physics, Astronomy & Mathematics, University of Hertfordshire External Examiner: Professor T Harries, Engineering, Mathematics & Physical Sciences, University of Exeter [...]

Eliade Lima’s PHD thesis on VVV

Eliade Lima defended her PhD Thesis on: "Probing embedded star clusters in the HII complex NGC 6357 with VVV" Dec. 18, 2013 Porto Alegre- RS Brazil Committee: Eduardo Luiz Damiani Bica (UFRGS/RS) Charles Bonato (UFRGS/RS) Marcio Catelan (UCC/Chile) Beatriz L. S. Barbuy (IAG-USP/SP) Miriani Pastoriza (UFRGS/RS) Thaisa Storchi Bergmann (UFRGS/RS) 0ther graduate thesis on VVV [...]

Francesco Mauro PhD Thesis on VVV

Dr. Francesco Mauro  presented his work on: “Massive Huge-Field PSF-fitting Photometry of Galactic Stellar Clusters with the VISTA Variables in the Via Lactea ESO Survey” Dec. 20, 2012 · Universidad de Concepción Advisor: Doug Geisler   Francesco Mauro had a Bachelor’s degree in Astronomy at the Faculty of Physical, Mathematics and Natural Sciences and at [...]

Oscar González PhD Thesis on VVV

Dr. Oscar González García with his ESO/IMPRS PhD project, "Unfolding the Galactic Bulge" June 25, 2012 Defense was on June 25, 2012 at the Ludwig Maximilians University Munich, Germany, and was graded Magna Cum Laude. Quoting Marina Rejkuba, his supervisor between 2009 and 2012; "Using the VVV data Oscar investigated extinction and metallicity distribution across [...]