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Matthew L. Lister

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Ph.D., Astronomy 1999, Boston University
M.S., Physics and Astronomy 1993, University of Victoria
B.S., Physics and Astronomy 1991, University of Toronto


Research Interests

Active galactic nuclei, astrophysical jets and shocks, quasars and BL Lacertae objects, narrow-line Seyfert I galaxies, very long baseline interferometry.

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» The MOJAVE Program

» Useful articles in AGN jet research


Professional Experience

  • Professor of Physics, Purdue University, 2013-present
  • Associate Professor of Physics, Purdue University, 2009-2013.
  • Assistant Professor of Physics, Purdue University, 2003-2009.
  • Karl Jansky Fellow, National Radio Astronomy Observatory, 2001-2003.
  • Faculty Lecturer, University of Virginia, 2001-2003.
  • Caltech Postdoctoral Fellow, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 1998-2001.
Professional and Scholarly Activities
  • member, American Astronomical Society, American Physical Society, International Astronomical Union
  • referee for Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Science, the Astrophysical Journal, Astronomical Journal, Astronomy and Astrophysics.


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