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Polychronis Papaderos

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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 IAP. 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
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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
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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
>> 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
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J. Méndez-Abreu, T. Ruiz-Lara, L. Sánchez-Menguiano, A. de Lorenzo-Cáceres, L. Costantin, C. Catalán-Torrecilla, E. Florido, J. A. L. Aguerri, J. Bland-Hawthorn, E. M. Corsini et al. (including: P. Papaderos), 2017,
Two-dimensional multi-component photometric decomposition of CALIFA galaxies,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 598
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J. M. Gomes, P. Papaderos, 2016,
RemoveYoung: A tool for the removal of the young stellar component in galaxies within an adjustable age cutoff,
Astronomy and Astrophysics, 594, 5
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Polychronis Papaderos
Instituto de AstrofĂ­sica e CiĂŞncias do Espaço Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Fundação para a CiĂŞncia e a Tecnologia
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