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Astrophysicist

Antonia Varela Perez, Spanish astrophysicist. Grantee, Royal Greenwich Observatory, 1987, Justinto Astrofisica Canarias, 1982. Member of International Astronomical Union, Colegio Oficial Fisicas, Sociedad Espanola Astronomia.

Background

Perez, Antonia Varela was born on February 20, 1965 in Santa Croz, Tenerife, Spain. Daughter of Rogelio Varela Acosta and Antonia (Perez) Gonzalez.

Education

Physicist, University La Laguna, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy Extragalactic Astronomy, University La Laguna, 1992.

Career

Resident astronomer Institute Astrofisica Canarias, La Laguna, Spain, 1988—1991, support astronomer, 1992—1995. Researcher Grantecan, S.A., 1995—1997. Engineer Institute Astrofisica Canarias, since 1997.

Teacher Galactic Dynamics University La Laguna, 1990—1994, teacher, since 2000, Cendro Cultural Adeie, Spain, since 2005.

Membership

Member of International Astronomical Union, Colegio Oficial Fisicas, Sociedad Espanola Astronomia.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tai chi, music, writing, sailing.

Connections

Married Jose Miguel Hernandez Mustafat, July 21, 1990. Children: Miguel Hernandez Varela, David Hernandez Varela.

father:
Rogelio Varela Acosta Gonzalez

mother:
Antonia (Perez) Gonzalez

spouse:
Jose Miguel Hernandez Mustafat

children:
Miguel Hernandez Varela Perez

David Hernandez Varela Perez