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Prof Shaun Cole, BA Physics (Oxford), Ph.D. Astronomy (Cambridge)

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Professor in the Department of Physics
Telephone: +44 (0) 191 33 43593
Room number: ocw211
Room number: OCW211

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Staff Duties

Deputy director of the Institute for Computational Cosmology

Research Groups

Department of Physics

Research Interests

  • Galaxy Formation and Large Scale Structure

Selected Publications

Chapter in book

  • Granato, G.L., Silva, L., Bressan, A., Lacey, C.G., Baugh, C.M., Cole, S. & Frenk, C.S. (2001). Modelling the extinction properties of galaxies. In The Evolution of Galaxies: I-Observational Clues. Vílchez, José M., Stasińska, Grażyna & Pérez, Enrique Springer. 589-592.

Doctoral Thesis

  • Cole, S. (1989). . (1989). PhD.

Journal Article

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Media Contacts

Available for media contact about:

  • Physics:
  • Astronomy and Astrophysics:


Teaching Areas

  • Stellar Dynamics (postgraduate course) (5 hours/year.)

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