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Hello and welcome to my website! My name’s Mike Peel – or, including acronyms, it is Dr Michael Peel MPhys FRAS AMInstP. I am a postdoctoral researcher at the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, which is part of the University of Manchester. My position is funded by the Science & Technology Funding Council (STFC) through Jodrell Bank’s consolidated grant.

I studied for a Masters in Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester between 2002 and 2006 (see my notes from the lectures), followed by a PhD in Astronomy and Astrophysics at Jodrell Bank between 2006 and 2009.

I am a fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society. I am a member of the Institute of Physics, the Institute of Advanced Motorists, the National Trust and English Heritage.

My ORCID ID is 0000-0003-3412-2586.

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