Per Barth Lilje

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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 13 Svein Rosselands hus 0371 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1029 Blindern 0315 OSLO

Academic interests

  • Cosmology
  • Large-scale structures in the universe
  • The cosmic background radiation
  • Astrophysical space projects

Higher education and employment history

  • M.Sc., University of Oslo, 1985
  • Ph.D., University of Cambridge, 1988
  • Post doctoral research fellow, Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics 1988 – 1989
  • NORDITA-fellow, NORDITA, Copenhagen 1989 – 1992
  • Associate professor, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics 1992 – 1993
  • Professor, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics from 1993
  • Head, Institute of Theoretical Astrophysics 2005 – 2012 and 2017-2024

Appointments

  • Delegate, European Space Agency Science Programme Committee
  • Member, Board of Directors, Astronomy and Astrophysics (journal)
  • Member, Governing Board of NORDITA

Memberships

  • Member, Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters
  • Member, International Astronomical Union
  • Fellow, Royal Astronomical Society 

Cooperation

Leading the Norwegian participation in the international space project Euclid (http://sci.esa.int/euclid), with wide international participation.

Tags: Astronomy and Astrophysics, Cosmology, Planck, Euclid, Structure formation, Space based observations, Cosmic Microwave Background (CMB)
Published Nov. 3, 2010 3:20 PM - Last modified June 18, 2021 12:24 PM