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biomedical researcher

Delphine Porquet, French biomedical researcher. Achievements include research in x-ray spectroscopy for astrophysical objects; discovery of brightest x-ray flare from the supermassif black hole at the center of our galaxy; first to x-ray plasma diagnostics for extragalactic sources.

Background

Porquet, Delphine was born on November 5, 1971 in Rueil-Malmaison, France. Daughter of Daniele Porquet and Claude Porquet.

Education

Doctor, University Paris VI, 1996. Doctor of Philosophy summa cum laude in Astrophysical, University Paris VI, 1999.

Career

Researcher Observatoire de Meudon, France, 1996—1999, C.E.A., Gif-sur-Yvette, France, 1999—2002. Senior fellow Max-Planck Institute Evangelical Presbyterian, Garching bei Munchen, Germany, since 2002.

Achievements

  • Achievements include research in x-ray spectroscopy for astrophysical objects. Discovery of brightest x-ray flare from the supermassif black hole at the center of our galaxy. First to x-ray plasma diagnostics for extragalactic sources.

Connections

father:
Daniele Porquet

mother:
Claude Porquet