September 18, 2009


As the title says this post is about getting a job as an astronomer, and my current job hunt. Most of the time before landing a […]
August 25, 2009

Unexpected work, but surprising results

The last few weeks I spent working on a new dataset given to me by a fellow colleague at ESO. It was an unexpected offer and […]
August 6, 2009

Not in Rio

As most of you know the International Astronomical Union (IAU) general assembly (GA) started this week in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. For both work and family […]
July 7, 2009

Busy as ever, but progressing…

Its been over a month since my last post. Nothing special going on, its just I am in the middle of the nitty gritty analysis part […]
June 5, 2009

Some preliminary results

I have been extremely busy the past couple of weeks. In an earlier post in April I said I will try to get a past data […]
May 19, 2009

Back in Munich

Back from visiting AIP and Lund. As promised here are some photos. However it was raining for most of the trip and almost every day in […]
April 30, 2009


Since my last post I was sick for over two weeks. Not the swine flu, but something pretty tough. I still have a bit of the […]
April 9, 2009


The weather is getting warmer and the days are beautiful. Last week we had a couple visit us from Melbourne. We all enjoyed their visit, with […]
April 2, 2009

Start of P83

April 1st was the deadline for submission of observing proposals for ESO telescopes. I managed to submit my main proposal quite early on, the other collaborative […]