Gary Mamon's Students

PhD students (primary supervision)

NameYearsTopicCurrent position
Vincent BANCHET1994-1997 (unfinished)Extraction of extended objects from the DENIS survey imagesDirector of Computing, Caisse de Prévoyance et de Retraite du Personnel de la SNCF, Marseille, France
Sergio DOS SANTOS1996-2000Hot plasma in groups & clusters: Theoretical & observational studyDeputy CEO, AXTRID, Montigny-les-Bretonneux, France
Barbara LANZONI1997-2000Semi-analytical and numerical studies of the formation of dark matter halos and galaxies: Application to clusters (with B. Guiderdoni) Associate Professor, Dept. of Astronomy, Univ. of Bologna, Italy
Jean-Christophe MAUDUIT2003-2007Influence of the large-scale environment on star formation and AGN activity in galaxiesProject officer, IAU Office of of Astronomy Development, Cape Town, South Africa
Gwenaël BOUÉ2005-2007 (unfinished)Galaxy evolution in clusters (50% with F. Durret)Assistant Professor (with tenure), Institut de Mécanique Céleste et de Calcul des Ephémérides (IMCCE), Paris, France
Manuel DUARTE2011-2014Towards a better understanding of environmental effects on galaxies Software engineer, VIVERIS, Rungis, France
Rebekka BIERI2013-2016Hydrodynamical simulations of feedback on star formation in galaxies (with J. Silk (IAP, JHU & Oxford) & Y. Dubois (IAP)) Postdoc, MPA, Garching, Germany
Gohar DASHYAN2016-2019Dynamical and hydrodynamical modeling of dwarf spheroidal galaxies (with J. Silk (IAP, JHU & Oxford) & Y. Dubois)ongoing

PhD students (secondary supervision)

TopicMain supervisor(s)Current position
Darryl WALKE1988Frequency of chance alignments in compact groups of galaxiesP. Huggins (NYU Physics Dept.)Prof. of Physics (retired), Raritan Valley Community College, NJ, USA
Frédéric MAGNARD2000-2002Biases from analyses of X-ray spectra of clustersF. Durret & D. Gerbal (IAP)Software engineer, IAP, Paris, France
Teresa SANCHIS2003-2004Dynamical modeling of gas-deficient galaxiesE. Salvador-Solé & J.-M. Solanes (Univ. Barcelona) Head of general projects, Inst. of Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), Barcelona, Spain
Artur HAKOBYAN2008-2009Radial distribution and rates of core-collapse supernovaeA. Petrosian (Byurakan Obs.)Research Associate, Byurakan Astrophysical Obs., Armenia
Eugenia DÍAZ-GIMÉNEZ2006-2009Compact groups of galaxies from the Millennium SimulationH. Muriel (Obs. Astronomico de Cordoba)Assistant Professor, Obs. Astronomico de Cordoba, Argentina
Radoslaw WOJTAK2006-2010Dynamical modeling of clusters of galaxiesE. Łokas (CAMK, Warsaw)Assistant Professor, DARK Cosmology Centre, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Jaroslaw KLIMENTOWSKI2006-2010Simulations of the formation of dwarf spheroidal galaxiesE. Łokas (CAMK, Warsaw)Founder, Delfin Sky Air Taxi, Warsaw, Poland
Smriti MAHAJAN2008-2011Suppression of star formation within galaxies in and near clustersS. Raychaudhury (Univ. of Birmingham)INSPIRE Faculty Fellow, IISERM, Mohali, India
Maciej BILICKI2008-2011Cosmic dipole measured from 2MASSM. Chodorowski (CAMK, Warsaw)Postdoc, Sterrewacht Leiden, Netherlands
Leandro José BERALDO e SILVA2012-2013Radial variation of the non-Gaussianity of the 3D velocities of dark matter halosL. Sodre & M. Lima (Univ. de São Paulo)Postdoc, Univ. de São Paulo, Brazil
Martina FALCO2012-2013The Jeans equation beyond the virial radiusS. Hansen (DARK)Postdoc, Dep. di Fisica, Univ. d. Studi di Torino, Italy
Emiliano MUNARI2013Mass-orbit modeling of the Abell 2142 clusterA. Biviano (Osserv. Astronomico di Trieste) Postdoc, Osserv. Astronomico di Trieste, Italy
Diego STALDER-DIAZ2015-2016Environmental effects on galaxies probed with MAGGIE R. De Carvalho (INPE, Sao Jose dos Campos, Brazil)Lecturer, Núcleo de Investigación y Desarrollo Tecnológico (NIDTEC), Universidad Nacional de Asuncíon, San Lorenzo, Paraguay

2nd year Master's students (partial list)

NameYearTopicCurrent position
Philippe BRIEU1992Binary galaxies within virialized groupsSenior Systems Administrator, Information Mgmt. Systems & Services, Caltech, Pasadena, Calif., USA
Francis LENNE1992Star/galaxy separation at low latitudes on DENIS imagesConsultant, SATORAE, Moulis-en-Médoc, France
Sergio DOS SANTOS1994 Morphological evolution of galaxiesDeputy CEO, AXTRID, Montigny-les-Bretonneux, France
Marisa MONTOYA1995Structure of compact groups of galaxiesProfessor, Instituto de Geosciencias and Dep. Astronomía y Astrofísica II, Univ. Complutense, Madrid, Spain
David KATZ1996Optimal extraction of DENIS galaxiesAssociate Astronomer (with tenure), GEPI, Obs. de Paris
Aurélien CRIDA2002Repositioning of galaxies within merging clustersAssistant Professor (with tenure), Obs. de la Côte d'Azur, Nice, France
Kumiko KOTERA2006Distribution in 6D phase space of stars within merging galaxiesJunior Scientist (with tenure), IAP, Paris, France
Annaëlle HALLÉ2008Orbital oscillations of supermassive black holes (with Roya Mohayaee as main supervisor)Postdoc, MPA, Garching, Germany
Manuel DUARTE2011New grouping algorithm Software engineer, VIVERIS, Rungis, France
Sophie FELIX2011Interacting galaxies in Galaxy Zoo and Millennium simulations Doctoral student, Scientific journalism, ESJ Lille, France
William HEASE2012Quenching of star formation in galaxies in and near clusters Postdoc in Quantum Integrated Devices, Institute of Science & Technology, Klosterneuburg, Austria
Mélanie HABOUZIT2013Effect of running non-Gaussianity on stellar mass functions of galaxies (with J. Silk)Postdoc, Flatiron Institute, New York, USA
Jill CHEVALIER2014Mass-orbit modeling of the M87 galaxyDoctoral student, LAPP, Annecy-Le-Vieux, France
Clément HOTTIER2016Non-spherical mass-orbit modelingDoctoral student, GEPI, Obs. de Paris, Meudon, France
Yuba AMOURA2016Radial number density profiles of mock Euclid clustersMasters student, History and Philosophy of Science, Univ. Diderot, Paris, France
Vladan MARKOV2017Evolution of galaxies infalling and orbiting groups and clustersDoctoral student, LERMA, Obs. de Paris
Emmanuel ARTIS2017Validation of PROFCL code of radial number density profiles of Euclid clustersDoctoral student, IRFU, CEA, Saclay, France

Other students (partial list)

NameYearsLevelTopicCurrent position
Matthieu TRICOTTET19963rd-year ENSPS, ⇔ 1st-year Masters Galaxies in the DENIS surveyReal estate (formerly, Nuclear Safety Engineer, IRSN, Fontenay aux Roses, France)
Claudia QUERCELLINI19992nd-year Ecole Polytechnique, ⇔ 1st-year MastersMerging Cell model in non-standard CDM cosmologiesHigh school math and physics teacher, Italy
Gaëlle DUMAS20023rd-year undergraduate, ENS Lyon, ⇔ 1st-year MastersRam pressure stripping simulationsProfessor of Physics & Chemistry, Lycée Lachenal CPGE (1st- and 2nd- year elite undergrad), Annecy, France
Médéric BOQUIEN20033rd-year EPF, ⇔ 1st-year MastersLow surface brightness galaxies in DENISAstronomer & associate professor, Univ. of Antofagasta, Chile
Aurélien FRAISSE20033rd-year undergraduate, ENS Cachan, ⇔ 1st-yr MastersSteps towards the photometric calibration of the DENIS surveyAssoc. Research Physicist, Dept. of Physics, Princeton University, Princeton NJ, USA
Yohan DUBOIS20043rd-year undergraduate, ENS Cachan, ⇔ 1st-yr MastersClustering of 2dF quasars at very large scalesJunior scientist (with tenure), IAP, Paris, France
Anjali TRIPATHI2007end of 3rd-year undergraduate (MIT)Dark matter distribution in merging galaxiesDoctoral student, Center for Astrophysics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., USA
Ronan LACIRE2009Ecole Polytechnique, ⇔ 1st-year MastersNew kinematic mass modeling techniquesNuclear engineer
Charles MAZUET20121st-year ENS Cachan, ⇔ 3rd-year undergraduate3D velocity structure of dark matter halosDoctoral student, Math & Theoretical Physics, Univ. François Rabelais, Tours, France
Emily CUNNINGHAM2012-2013Fulbright scholar (⇔ 1st-year Masters)Semi-analytical models of galaxy formation with non-universal IMFsGraduate student, Dept. of Astronomy & Astrophysics, Univ. of Calif., Santa Cruz, Calif., USA
Matthieu BOZZIO20144th-year undergraduate (Imperial College)Properties of compact groups of galaxiesDoctoral student, quantum credit LIP6, UPMC