Dr. Paul Callanan


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College Lecturer
Physics Department
University College Cork
Ireland

Phone:+353-21-4903211
Fax : +353-21-4276949
Email:paulc@ucc.ie Website:astro.ucc.ie

Education

1987 Ph.D. in Physics
Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies and NUI Galway

1983 B.Sc. in Physics
National University of Ireland, Galway

Professional Employment

1996-present College Lecturer,
University College Cork, Ireland Department of Physics
1991-1996 Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics , USA,
Hubble Fellow and Research Associate
1987-1991 Oxford University, Department of Astrophysics,
Research Associate

General fields of investigation:

Recent publications:

Garcia, M.R., McClintock, J.E., Narayan, R., Callanan, P.J., & Murray, S.S., ApJ Letters, 2001, in press
``New Evidence for Black Hole Event Horizons from Chandra''

Callanan, P.J. Drake J.J., Fruscione, A., Christian, D., A & A, 2000, 360, 559
``An EUVE observation of the globular cluster NGC 1851: The second EUV detection of a low mass X-ray binary?''

Callanan P.J., McCarthy J.F., Garcia, M. R., 2000, A & A, 355, 1049
``A search for the IR counterpart of the black hole candidate 4U 1630-47'',

Callanan, P.J., Drake, J.J. & Frucione, A., ApJ Letters, 1999 521 L125
``EUVE Observations of the Globular Cluster M15''

Garcia, M.R., Callanan, P.J., et al, 1999, ApJ, 518 422
``Aql X-1 in Outburst and Quiescence''

Callanan, P.J., Garnavich, P.M., Koester, D., 1998, MNRAS 298, 207
``The mass of the neutron star in the binary millisecond pulsar PSR J1012+5307''

Garcia, M.R., Callanan, P.J., et al., 1998, ApJ 493 926
``Power-Law Decays in the Optical Counterparts of GRB 970228 and GRB 970508''

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