Anne Sansom - Home Page

Research Interests and Papers

Read about our involvement with Herschel IR/submm Key Project,
in which Anne Sansom and Cristina Popescu of the JHI are co-investigators:
Herschel ATLAS

Postgraduate Studies

Graduate students interested in doing a PhD in extragalactic astronomy at the JHI at UCLan,
can find some description of the type of research being undertaken.
Information about a PhD Project in extragalactic astrophysics, working on early-type galaxies, is available,
including links for further information and how to apply. The PhD position will be supervised by
Dr. Anne Sansom and Dr. Cristina popescu and is due to start in October 2010.

M71 Data Files

Link to M71 data here

Galaxies - Normal and Interacting

Covering x-ray, optical, infrared, submm and radio observations, plus GCE models

X-rays Optical Infrared Models


Anne Sansom is the UK representative on the SALT Science Working Group.
For further information on UK involvement with SALT see UKSC


My CV profile is available at the Community of Science site


Click on the image below to get to a black-and-white schematic movie of the Local Group. This was created in IDL, using data and a modified version of an IDL script originally supplied courtesy of Wolfgang Bradner (ESO Germany).
The image below shows the location of galaxies in the Local Group, colour coded according to their type (see the key). The solid lines show galaxies above the plane and the dotted lines show galaxies below the plane. Image credit: Brandner and Grebel. Movie is available at:

email: aesansom at uclan ac uk

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