Imperial College London

DrEmmaChapman

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Research Associate (Royal Society Dorothy Hodgkin Fellow)
 
 
 
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Contact

 

+44 (0)20 7594 7521e.chapman Website

 
 
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Location

 

1003bBlackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus

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Summary

 

Summary

I am a Royal Astronomical Society Research Fellow based at Imperial College London and also a member of the LOFAR-EoR core team. My website can be found here.

Research Interests:

-- Epoch of reionization

-- 21-cm cosmology

-- Foreground removal

-- Semi-numeric simulations

-- Construction of data analysis pipelines for LOFAR / SKA 

Awards:

2017 L’Oréal Women in Science Fellowship, Highly Commended, £1000

2014 The Shell and Institute of Physics Award for the Very Early Career Woman Physicist of the Year: winner

2013 UCL Chris Skinner Department of Physics and Astronomy Thesis Prize: winner

2013 Royal Astronomical Society Michael Penston Thesis Prize: runner up

2010 Durham University J.B.Chalmers Prize:  winner for having amongst the three highest Physics degree marks in the year.

Career Path:  

RAS Research Fellowship                  

Imperial College London                    

Oct 2015 – Present


Postdoctoral Researcher              

University College London                  

Dec 2013 – Oct 2015


PhD                                              

University College London                  

Oct 2010 – Dec 2013

Thesis title: Seeing the Light: Foreground Removal in the Dark and Dim Ages                                                 


MPhys (First)                                      

Durham University                        

Oct 2006 – July 2010

 

Diversity/Policy:

I am a member of the Imperial JUNO committee. I am passionate about making academia a more pleasant environment for everyone.


Publications

Journals

Chapman E, Bonaldi A, Harker G, et al., Cosmic Dawn and Epoch of Reionization Foreground Removal with the SKA

Chapman E, Zaroubi S, Abdalla F, et al., The Effect of Foreground Mitigation Strategy on EoR Window Recovery, Mnras, Vol:458

Patil AH, Yatawatta S, Koopmans LVE, et al., 2017, Upper Limits on the 21cm Epoch of Reionization Power Spectrum from One Night with LOFAR, Astrophysical Journal, Vol:838, ISSN:0004-637X

Mevius M, van der Tol S, Pandey VN, et al., 2016, Probing ionospheric structures using the LOFAR radio telescope, Radio Science, Vol:51, ISSN:0048-6604, Pages:927-941

Chapman E, Zaroubi S, Abdalla FB, et al., 2016, The effect of foreground mitigation strategy on EoR window recovery, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Vol:458, ISSN:0035-8711, Pages:2928-2939

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