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Prof Mitchell Berger



Mitchell Berger joined the University of Exeter in September 2007. Prior to his appointment at Exeter University he was a Harvard-Smithsonian Research Fellow, a PostDoc at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (Boulder Colorado), a PostDoc at the University of St Andrews and a Lecturer, Reader and Professor at University College London. Mitchell’s research interests include solar astrophysics, magnetohydrodynamics, and applications of topology and geometry. Mitchell is a Member of the IAU and the IMA.  In his spare time he enjoys playing the piano and cycling. 

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Harvard-Smithsonian, Durham, Helio Research (USA), UCLA


British Citizen


B.A. Princeton U. 1979

Ph.D. Harvard U. 1984