About

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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 lecture notes), followed by a PhD in Astronomy and Astrophysics at Jodrell Bank between 2006 and 2009.