News by Date
News by Category
Solar System
Stars
White Dwarfs
Supernovas
Neutron Stars
Black Holes
Milky Way Galaxy
Normal Galaxies
Quasars
Galaxy Clusters
Cosmology/Deep Field
Miscellaneous
Press Resources
Status Reports
Press Advisories
Image Releases
Release Guidelines
Image Use Policy
NASA TV
Biographies/Interviews
Web Shortcuts
Chandra Blog
RSS Feed
Chandra Mobile
Chronicle
Email Newsletter
News & Noteworthy
Image Use Policy
Questions & Answers
Glossary of Terms
Download Guide
Get Adobe Reader
Chandra @ NASA
Visit the Chandra pages at the NASA portal
Image Use
Image Use Policy & Request Form
Guidelines for utilizing images, applets, movies, and animations featured in this Web Site.
Getting Hard Copies of Images
Ways to obtain photos, slides, etc of Chandra images.
CXC Biographies: Dr. Andy Fabian
Royal Society Research Professor, University of Cambridge, UK

Andy Fabian
Andy Fabian is a Royal Society Research Professor at the University of Cambridge. He obtained his Ph.D. at the University of London in 1972, moving to the Institute of Astronomy in the University of Cambridge in 1973 and taking up his current post there in 1982. He is Vice Master of Darwin College Cambridge and a Fellow of the Royal Society. Fabian is an Interdisciplinary Scientist for Chandra and was awarded the Bruno Rossi Prize of the American Astronomical Society in 2001 jointly with Y. Tanaka.

He has broad interests in X-ray astronomy, having worked on data from most orbiting X-ray satellites. Currently his main interests are in clusters of galaxies and accreting black holes, both in active galaxies and Galactic ones. He has co-authored more than 500 research papers in refereed journals.

[ Press Index ] [ Interviews ]