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Patrick Kavanagh

Paddy-1Name: Dr. Patrick Kavanagh

Title: Researcher/MIRI software developer

E-Mail: pkavanagh@cp.dias.ie

Phone: +353 1 4406656 ext 336

Address: 31 Fitzwilliam Place, D02-XF86

Related Links: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Patrick_Kavanagh2

Research Interests: X-ray observations of supernova remnants, superbubbles, hot interstellar medium

Biographical Sketch:
Patrick studied Physics and Physics Technology at Dublin Institute of Technology. He moved to Dublin City University where he was awarded his PhD for his research on the study of X-rays from the youngest Galactic massive star clusters in 2011. He then obtained a post-doctoral position at the University of Tuebingen, Germany, where he focused on high-energy studies of supernova remnants, superbubbles and the hot interstellar medium. At the beginning of 2016 he moved to the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies where he continues his research and works as a software developer for the Mid-Infrared Instrument on the James Webb Space Telescope. He also contributes as an external collaborator to the German/Russian eROSITA mission and is a member of the ‘Supernova Remnants and Interstellar Medium’ science working group for the European Space Agency’s Athena mission.

Selected Publications:

Two evolved supernova remnants with newly identified Fe-rich cores in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Kavanagh, P. J.
; Sasaki, M.; Bozzetto, L. M.; et al.
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016A%26A…586A…4K

Evidence for a binary origin of a central compact object
Doroshenko, V; Puehlhofer, G; Kavanagh, P. J.; et al.
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016MNRAS.458.2565D

The population of X-ray supernova remnants in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Maggi, P.; Haberl, F.; Kavanagh, P. J.; et al.
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2016A%26A…585A.162M

Multi-frequency study of the newly confirmed supernova remnant MCSNR J0512-6707 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Kavanagh, P. J.; Sasaki, M.; Bozzetto, L. M.; et al.
http://adsabs.harvard.edu/abs/2015A%26A…583A.121K

XMM-Newton study of 30 Doradus C and a newly identified MCSNR J0536-6913 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Kavanagh, P. J.; Sasaki, M.; Bozzetto, L. M.; et al.