Mark Allen

You are here

Mark Allen's picture

Dr Mark Allen

Professional title: 
Researcher
Primary Domain/Field of Expertise (Other): 
Astronomy
Organization name: 
Centre de donnée astronomiques de Strasbourg
Organization type: 
Academia/Research
City: 
Strasbourg
Country: 
France

Short Bio

Last comments

Blogs

Dr. Mark G. Allen is the Director of the CDS. He obtained his PhD in Astronomy and Astrophysics from the Australian National University in 1998. After a postdoctoral position at the Space Telescope Science Institute (1998-2001) he joined the Observatoire de Strasbourg, and became a research scientist in the French National Centre for Scientific Research (CNRS) in 2004. His scientific interests are the use of e-Infrastructures for advancing astronomy, and also the physical processes of Active Galactic Nuclei (AGN). He is the deputy Chair of the International Virtual Observatory Alliance (IVOA).





Group membership