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Chris Lintott

English astrophyicist, TV presenter, and GalaxyZoo founder.

1980   -  

country of citizenship: United Kingdom
language of expression: English
educated at: University of London, Magdalene College, Torquay Boys' Grammar School
occupation: astronomer
award received: Kelvin Prize, Beatrice M. Tinsley Prize, Internet and Society Award, Kohn Award

Christopher John Lintott (born 26 November 1980) is a British astrophysicist, author and broadcaster. He is a Professor of Astrophysics in the Department of Physics at the University of Oxford. Lintott is involved in a number of popular science projects aimed at bringing astronomy to a wider audience and is also the primary presenter of the BBC television series The Sky at Night, having previously been co-presenter with Patrick Moore until Moore's death in 2012. He co-authored Bang! – The Complete History of the Universe and The Cosmic Tourist with Moore and Queen guitarist and astrophysicist Brian May.
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An infrared study of local galaxy mergers ( 2015 )

scientific article published in Astronomy and Astrophysics

author: Sugata Kaviraj, Kevin Schawinski, Chris Lintott A. Carpineti, A. K. Hyde, D. L. Clements, D. Darg

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