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Polychronis Papaderos

+351 226 089 839

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Biographic notes

  • Habilitation and venia legendi in Astronomy and Astrophysics, University of Göttingen (2007)
  • Wiss. Assistent (C1, Assistant Professor), University of Göttingen (2000-2006)
  • PhD in Astrophysics, University of Göttingen (1998)
  • Diploma in Physics, University of Göttingen (1993)

  • Visiting Professor, Uppsala University (11/2008-01/2009)
  • CSIC Fellow, Instituto de Astrofisica de Andalucia (4/2008–9/2009)
  • Guest Researcher at Oskar Klein Centre, Stockholm University (2008/09),
    Max-Planck-Institut für Radioastronomie, Bonn (2007/08),
    University of California, Santa Cruz (2004) and Observatoire de Meudon (1994/95).


Current research interests include:
  • the assembly history of galaxies and their structural components, resolved in space and time
  • extremely metal-poor star-forming galaxies in the nearby universe and at intermediate redshift
  • starburst and AGN activity
  • early-type galaxies


Lastest publications at IAM. S. Silva, A. Humphrey, P. Lagos, R. N. Guimarães, T. C. Scott, P. Papaderos, S. G. Morais, 2018,
Detection of large-scale Ly α absorbers at large angles to the radio axis of high-redshift radio galaxies using SOAR,
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 481, 1401 - 1415
>> Abstract
I. P. Breda, P. Papaderos, 2018,
The continuous rise of bulges out of galactic disks,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 614, 24
>> Abstract
P. Lagos, T. C. Scott, A. Nigoche-Netro, R. Demarco, A. Humphrey, P. Papaderos, 2018,
Detecting metal-poor gas accretion in the star-forming dwarf galaxies UM 461 and Mrk 600,
Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 477, 392 - 411
>> Abstract
E. C. Herenz, M. Haynes, P. Papaderos, J. M. Cannon, A. Bik, J. Melinder, G. Ostlin, 2017,
VLT/MUSE illuminates possible channels for Lyman continuum escape in the halo of SBS 0335-52E,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 606, a
>> Abstract
L. S. M. Cardoso, J. M. Gomes, P. Papaderos, 2017,
Impact of an AGN featureless continuum on estimation of stellar population properties,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 604, 19
>> Abstract
J. M. Gomes, P. Papaderos, 2017,
Fitting Analysis using Differential evolution Optimization (FADO):
Spectral population synthesis through genetic optimization under self-consistency boundary conditions
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 603, 25
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Polychronis Papaderos
Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia