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<  [ Albert Zijlstra ]
I am professor in Astrophysics at the University of Manchester, and was Director of the Jodrell Bank Center for Astrophysics from 2010 to 2015.

My scientific interests are: AGB stars, Planetary nebulae, stellar mass loss, stellar populations in nearby galaxies.

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A galaxy collision: plumemaking Mysterious alignment of ghostly stars Cracking the Fried Egg

Back on Earth

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Physics in Everyday Life



Dust around a primitive star

The hot star in the bug nebula

The heart of the Cosmic Ant

A star comes back to life

Hubble image of a butterfly: demise in ice and fire

 [ The bug nebula ]

IPHAS: the Galactic Plane Halpha survey

 [ North America Nebula ]

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