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Prof Mitchell Berger



Telephone: 01392 725281

Extension: (Streatham) 5281

Mitchell Berger joined the University of Exeter in September 2007. Prior to his appointment at Exeter University he has worked for Harvard as a Smithsonian Student Research Fellow, a PostDoc at NCAR Advanced study program (Boulder Colorado), aPostDoc at University St Andrews and as a Lecturer, Reader and Professor at University College London. Mitchell’s research interests cover Solar astrophysics, applications of topology and geometry. Mitchell is a Member of IAU, IMA.  In his spare time he enjoys playing the piano and cycling. 

Links with other universities

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


British Citizen

Administrative responsibilities 

Ethics commitee chair, Outreach chair, Admission commitee 


B.A. Princeton U. 1979

Ph.D. Harvard U. 1984