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Robert Simpson

  • PDRA
  • Astrophysics sub-department, University of Oxford
  • 9PublicationsNumber of items in Robert's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 19Followers


"Science does not know its debt to imagination." - Ralph Waldo Emerson "Even if the open windows of science at first make us shiver after the cozy indoor warmth of traditional humanizing myths, in the end the fresh air brings vigor, and the great spaces have a splendor of their own." - Bertrand Russell

Recent publications

  • The initial conditions of isolated star formation - X. A suggested evolutionary diagram for prestellar cores

    • Simpson R
    • Johnstone D
    • Nutter D
    • et al.
  • The James Clerk Maxwell Telescope Legacy Survey of Nearby Star‐forming Regions in the Gould Belt

    • Ward‐Thompson D
    • Di Francesco J
    • Hatchell J
    • et al.

Professional experience


Astrophysics sub-department, University of Oxford

March 2010 - Present

PhD Student

Cardiff University

September 2006 - February 2010(3 years)


MPhys Astrophysics

Cardiff University

September 2000 - June 2004(4 years)


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