Josep Maria Paredes Poy

Josep Maria Paredes Poy

Full professor

ORCID: 0000-0002-1566-9044
Knowledge area: Astronomia i Astrofísica

Head of Department Quantum Physics and Astrophysics

Research group: IP Astronomia i Astrofísica (AA)

Contact Information
Department of Quantum Physics and Astrophysics
Martí i Franquès 1
934021130
jmparedes(a)ub.edu

My profile

Prof. Paredes is a Full Professor of Astronomy and Astrophysics at the Universitat de Barcelona (UB) where he is leading the group on High Energy Astrophysics. He graduated in Physics, and later ... + info

Academic training

Física . Universitat de Barcelona . 04/11/1980 . (Diploma / Degree / Activities)
Física . Universitat de Barcelona . 09/01/1987 . (Ph.D.)

Teaching imparted

Plasmes i Processos Astrofísics (Bachelor's degree) - Física - Universidad de Barcelona.
Astrofísica d'Altes Energies (University Master's Degree) - Astrofísica, Física de Párticulas y Cosmología - Universidad de Barcelona.
Astronomia (Bachelor's degree) - Física - Universidad de Barcelona.

Research interests

Radio stars
Multi-wavelength study of X-ray binaries
High energy astrophysics

Directed Thesis, minor thesis and research reports

Pere Munar Adrover . (2014) . High energy processes in young stellar objects and high-mass X-ray binaries (Ph.D. Thesis) . Universitat de Barcelona.
Benito Marcote Martín . (2015) . Non-thermal emission from high-energy binaries through interferometric radio observations (European Ph.D.) . Universitat de Barcelona.

Participation in projects

Studying at high energies the dynamical and non-thermal processes in astrophysical outflows (ASTFLOW) . 2013 - 2017 . Ref.PCIG11-GA-2012-321520 . Unió Europea . PI: Josep Maria Paredes Poy; Valenti Bosch i Ramon
Astronomia i Astrofísica (AA) . 2014 - 2017 . Ref.2014SGR86 . Agència de Gestió d'Ajuts Universitaris i de Recerca (AGAUR) . PI: Josep Maria Paredes Poy
Institut de Ciències del Cosmos (ICC) . 2015 - 2019 . Ref.MDM-2014-0369 . Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad . PI: Josep Maria Paredes Poy; David Julian Mateos Sole; Assumpta Parreño Garcia; Jordi Miralda Escude; Roberto Alejand Emparan Garcia de Salazar; Ricardo Graciani Diaz; Licia Verde
Ajut per incentivar i consolidar la recerca d'excel·lència ja existent a les universitats públiques de Catalunya. Programa ICREA Academia 2010 . 2011 - 2016 . Fundació Institució Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avançats (ICREA) . PI: Josep Maria Paredes Poy
Estudio multidisciplinar de procesos altamente energéticos en eyecciones astrofísicas: teoría y observaciones . 2016 - 2019 . Ref.AYA2016-76012-C3-1-P . Ministerio de Economia y Competitividad . PI: Josep Maria Paredes Poy; Valenti Bosch i Ramon

Journal Publications

Paredes, J.M.; Martí, J.; Ribó, M.; Massi, M. (2000). Discovery of a High-Energy Gamma-Ray-Emitting Persistent Microquasar. Science, 288(5475), pp. 2340 - 2342 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 0036-8075
Martí, J.; Paredes, J.M.; Peracaula, M. (2000). The Cygnus X-3 radio jets at arcsecond scales. Astrophysical Journal, 545, pp. 939 - 944 . ISSN: 0004-637X
Paredes, J.M.; Bednarek, W.; Bordas, P.; Bosch-Ramon, V.; De Cea del Pozo, E.; Dubus, G.; Funk, S.; Hadasch, D.; Khangulyan, D.; Marko ff, S.; Moldon, J.; Munar-Adrover, P.; Nagataki, S.; Naito, T.; de Naurois, M.; Pedaletti, G.; Reimer, O.; Ribo, M.; Szostek, A.; Terada, Y.; Torres, D.F.; Zabalza, V.; Zdziarski, A.A. for the CTA Consortium (2013). Binaries with the eyes of CTA. Astroparticle Physics, 43, pp. 301 - 316 . https://doi.org/10.1016/j.astropartphys.2012.09.004 . ISSN: 0927-6505
Casares, J.; Negueruela, I.; Ribó, M.; Ribas, I.; Paredes, J. M.; Herrero, A.; Simón-Díaz, S. (2014). A Be-type star with a black-hole companion. Nature, 505(7483), pp. 378 - 381 . Institutional Repository . ISSN: 0028-0836