Julien Devriendt

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Julien Devriendt

Associate Professor

I am currently Associate Professor of Astrophysics, on leave from the French Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique. I obtained my PhD in 2000 from the Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris working on the theory of galaxy formation and evolution. I subsequently became a Leverhulme post-doctoral fellow in the Astrophysics department at the University of Oxford and a Junior Research Fellow at Wolfson college. Following a post-doctoral fellowship at the Centre de Recherche Astrophysique de Lyon, I became part of the Research Staff before coming back to Oxford as a departmental lecturer first and then Associate Professor. I am also Tutor in physics and Fellow of Oriel college.

I teach and am responsible for the C1 Astrophysics major option (14 lectures on Cosmology and Galaxies) for fourth year undergraduates. I also co-teach the second year Statistics and Thermodynamics Physics course A1 with Prof. Alex Schekochihin.

RAMSES User Meeting 2015