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Dr Ilian Iliev

Post:Reader In Astronomy (Physics and Astronomy)
Other posts:Reader (Astronomy Centre)
Location:PEVENSEY 3 4C5 c/o Sally Church
Email:I.T.Iliev@sussex.ac.uk

Telephone numbers
Internal:3737
UK:01273 873737
International:+44 1273 873737

Research expertise:
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Biography

Employment

  • 2014 - present: Reader in Astronomy. University of Sussex
  • 2012 - 2014: Senior Lecturer in Astronomy, University of Sussex
  • 2009 - 2012: Lecturer in Astronomy, University of Sussex
  • 2007 - 2008: Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Zurich, Switzerland
  • 2003 - 2007: Postdoctoral Researcher, Canadian
      Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics (CITA), Canada
  • 2001 - 2003: Postdoctoral Researcher with the European
      Research Network``The Physics of the Intergalactic
      Medium'', Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri, Italy
  • 2000 - 2001: US National Science Foundation
      International Research Fellow, Instituto de Astronomia,
      Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM), Mexico

Education

  • 1994 - 2000: Ph.D. in Physics, University of Texas at Austin
  • 1989 - 1994: Diploma in Physics, Sofia University, Sofia, Bulgaria

Role

Sussex representative for the LOFAR-UK and SKA-UK projects.

Core member of the LOFAR Epoch of Reionization Key Science Project.

Member of the SEPnet (SouthEast Physics Network) Astro Managing
Committee.

Member of the Petascale User Committee at The Texas Advanced Computing
Center.

Leader of the international Cosmological Radiative Transfer Comparison Project.

US National Science Foundation proposal review panelist  (2006-2014).

Referee of observing time proposals for Gemini Observatories, of grant proposals for NWO (Netherlands Science Foundation) and of grant proposals for L'Agence Nationale de la Recherche (French National Research Agency).