Magnus Vilhelm Persson

astrophysicist, Author, and Pythonista in Gothenburg, Sweden

Magnus Vilhelm Persson

astrophysicist, Author, and Pythonista in Gothenburg, Sweden

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Magnus is trained in various types of practical data analysis. He loves solving problems and figuring out what is going on with data. Presenting the results in a easily understandable digest together with nice figures gives him great satisfaction.

Magnus loves working in teams, but most of his experience is working in smaller groups where independence is important.He is passionate about open source software, uses mostly Python for his data analysis needs and runs Linux like it is second nature.

  • Work
    • Chalmers & Leiden Observatory
  • Education
    • M.Sc. in Astronomy from Stockholm University
    • PhD in Astronomy from Copenhagen University