Gergö Popping

Astronomer - ESO
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Phone +(49) 89 3200 6247
Visiting address Karl-Schwarzschild Str. 2 85748 Garching bei München Germany

Academic interests

I am an astronomer at ESO, working in the EU ALMA Regional Center. My scientific work focuses on galaxy formation and evolution through theoretical models and sub-mm observations.


  • 2014    PhD - supervisor: Scott Trager, Marco Spaans, Rachel Somerville, University of Groningen, Kapteyn institute
  • 2010    Master - supervisor: Isabel Perez, Thijs van de Hulst, University of Groningen, Kapteyn institute

Positions held

2019 -                ALMA Regional Centre (ARC), European Southern Observatory, Germany

2017 - 2019      Galaxy and cosmology postdoctoral fellow, Max Planck Institute for Astronomy, Heidelberg

2014 - 2017      ESO postdoctoral, European Southern Observatory, Germany

Tags: ESO, (Sub)-millimetre telescopes, Galaxy evolution, Galaxy formation
Published Mar. 12, 2021 5:51 PM - Last modified Mar. 12, 2021 6:19 PM