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Roberto Raddi

I am a postdoctoral researcher in the Astronomy group at the University of Warwick.

I am interested in different stages of the stellar evolution, which I came across in the past years. I work with large samples of photometric data in order to find and characterise interesting classes of stars. In the past, I have been working mainly with optical spectroscopy and more recently I started using also UV spectroscopy.

My current research focuses on:

- Study of metal-polluted white dwarfs
- Identification of white dwarfs in open clusters
- White dwarfs in binary systems
- Classical Be stars in the Milky Way
- Distribution of the Galactic interstellar medium

I am member of the European GAlactic Plane Surveys (EGAPS) consortium, which includes IPHAS and UVEX (at the Isaac Newton Telescope in the North) and VPHAS+ (at the VST in the South).


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Dr. Roberto Raddi
Department of Physics
University of Warwick
Coventry
CV4 7AL

Tel: (+44) (0)24 765 73869
eMail: r.raddi (at) warwick.ac.uk