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astronomer

Farrokh Vakili, Iranian astronomer.

Background

Vakili, Farrokh was born on June 6, 1952 in Tehran, Iran. Son of Khosro and Zaringol (Saghafi) Vakili.

Education

Master of Science, University Nice, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy in Astronomy, University Nice, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, University Nice, 1990.

Career

Postdoctoral, OCA, Nice, 1979-1982; assistant astronomer, OCA, Grasse, 1982-1986; associate astronomer-2d class, OCA, Grasse, 1986-1990; associate astronomer 1st class, OCA, Grasse, 1990-1997; tenor astronomer 2d class, OCA, Grasse, since 1997. Consultant European Space Agency, 1988-1989, 95-96.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional jours. Editor workshop proceedings.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: skiing, rock climbing, marathons, wind-surfing.

Connections

Married Pernille Elizabeth Kirk-Christensen, September 21, 1996. Children: Léa, Adrien, Ludmilla.

father:
Khosro Vakili

mother:
Zaringol (Saghafi) Vakili

spouse:
Pernille Elizabeth Kirk-Christensen

children:
Adrien Vakili

Ludmilla Vakili

Léa Vakili