Isobel Hook

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Isobel Hook

Professor of Astrophysics

Lancaster University

Lancaster, United Kingdom

Professor Hook is leading the new Observational Astrophysics group in the Physics Department. Prior to that she held a joint position at the University of Oxford and INAF Observatory of Rome, Italy. Isobel's esearch interests are centred on using distant supernovae to study Dark Energy. She also also jointly lead the “Supernova and Transients” Science Working Group for ESA’s Euclid mission (a space satellite to be launched in 2020).

Key Subjects

Cosmology, Universe, Dark energy, Supernova, Future telescopes, General astronomy

Languages

English

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