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Mestel Leon A1

Lucinda Douglas-Menzies
Image title: 
Portrait of Leon Mestel
Credit line: 
Copyright Lucinda Douglas-Menzies, courtesy of AIP Emilio Segrè Visual Archives; for permission to publish please contact Lucinda Douglas-Menzies at lucinda@douglas-menzies.com or www.douglas-menzies.com

Portrait of Leon Mestel, Emeritus Professor of Astronomy in the University of Sussex, whose astrophysical research interests include stellar structure and evolution, star formation and cosmical magnetism, especially pulsar electrodynamics. Taken at the University of Sussex, Brighton. Photo used in book and exhibit 'Portraits of Astronomers' by Lucinda Douglas-Menzies.

Photo date: 
April 4, 2008
Original format: 
1 photographic print (black and white; 7 x 7 inches)
Mestel, Leon