Prof. Omer M. Blaes


University of California, Santa Barbara, USA

Date joined board
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society
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Omer Blaes received his bachelor’s degree from Queen Mary College London and his doctorate from the International School for Advanced Studies (SISSA) in Trieste, Italy.  After postdoctoral work at the California Institute of Technology and the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, he joined the faculty in the Department of Physics at the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1993. His research interests are in theoretical astrophysics, particularly magnetohydrodynamics and accretion disc theory.