[ Albert Zijlstra ]

Albert Zijlstra's homepage

Professor in Astrophysics at the University of Manchester, and Head of Science at the Jodrell Bank Center for Astrophysics. Scientific interests: AGB stars, Planetary nebulae, stellar mass loss, stellar populations in nearby galaxies.
The physics of the upside down rainbow (seen here near the Peak District National Park, on July 13, 2008).


Information on the Study Abroad program




A star comes back to life

Hubble image of a butterfly: demise in ice and fire

 [ The bug nebula ]

IPHAS: the Galactic Plane Halpha survey

 [ North America Nebula ]

R Hya: AAVSO star of the month

 [ R Hya ]

JPL photo release: the PPN and HST

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