NEWS!  Erasmus+ seminar at IAC 28 November

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ERASMUS+ is an international project between various Czech, Slovak and Spanish institutes. The project is offering long term mobility opportunities for early-career researchers among partner institututions funded throught the EU. Furthermore,senior scientists from partner institututes can benefit of a short term exchange programme focusing on science topics performed by the participating institutes. The main goals of the project is to enhance the skills of early career researchers and give them an opportunity to spend time in the scientific group at partner institute working on project.

Czech and Slovak early-career researchers will also have an opportunity to spend the time of their exchange at Gran Telescopio de Canarias, Spain. As a part of senior researchers mobility a series of public lectures will be offered. Partners: Astronomical Institute of Czech Academy of Science, UTFA Masaryk University, Comenius University Bratislava, Astronomical Institute of Slovak Academy of Sciences, Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias, Gran Telescopio de Canarias - associated partners Description of each partner Persons Petr Kabath - PI main coordinator Petr Kabath is the PI of the Erasmus+ project located at AI ASCR, CZ. His main sceintific interest is exoplanetary science. Petr Kabath focuses on measurement of radial velocities of exoplanetary candidates and on detection and characterization of exoplanetary atmospheres. Before taking up the position of research scentist at Astronomical Institute ASCR, he was working at European Southern Observatory as a Postdoctoral Fellow and a staff astronomer at Paranal observatory for nearly 6 years.