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Megan Argo

  • PhD
  • Lecturer
  • University of Central Lancashire
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Research interests

Wide field VLBI; starburst galaxies; masers


Astrophysicist; studying the constituents of nearby galaxies (supernovae, masers, AGN); specialist in radio interferometry; author and maintainer of the e-MERLIN data reduction pipeline; outreach expert.

Co-authors (231)

Recent publications

  • VizieR Online Data Catalog: Deep MERLIN 5GHz radio sources in M82 (Fenech+, 2008)

    • Fenech D
    • Muxlow T
    • Beswick R
    • et al.
  • The Jodcast


Professional experience


University of Central Lancashire

September 2016 - Present


Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, University of Manchester

August 2013 - September 2016(3 years)

Research assistant


August 2011 - August 2013(2 years)

e-MERLIN commissioning

Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics, University of Manchester

April 2011 - July 2011(3 months)

Postdoctoral research fellow

Curtin University

May 2008 - March 2011(3 years)

Postdoctoral researcher

Jodrell Bank Observatory

October 2006 - April 2008(2 years)


PhD Radio Astronomy

Jodrell Bank Observatory

September 2003 - September 2006(3 years)

MPhys Physics with astrophysics

School of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Manchester

September 1999 - June 2003(4 years)