Francesco Tombesi's Astronomy Department Home Page
Title: Assistant Research Scientist
Room: PSC 1120
Phone: (301) 405-3615
Dr. Francesco Tombesi's main research interests are in high-energy extragalactic astrophysics, particularly in the X-ray study of the extreme phenomena related to accreting supermassive black holes at the center of active galaxies and the influence of black hole winds/jets on galaxy evolution. Dr. Tombesi is a member of the science teams of the upcoming large X-ray observatories ASTRO-H (launch date February 2016) and Athena (launch date in 2028).
Dr. Tombesi's webpage at NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center can be found here.
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