Gloria Sala is an astrophysicist working in the Group of Astronomy and Astrophysics of UPC since 2008. She studies the X-ray emission of explosive events on the surface of compact stellar objects, neutron stars and white dwarfs, X-ray bursts and nova explosions.

 

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2004: PhD Physics, Universitat de Barcelona, with the thesis “X-ray emission from classical novae”

 

1999: B. Sc. Physics, Universitat de Barcelona

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2016 – present: Associate Professor (agregada) at UPC, EEBE

 

2009-2016: Adjunct Professor (lectora) at UPC, EUETIB

 

2008-2008: postdoctoral researcher Juan de la Cierva at UPC

 

2005-2008: postdoctoral researcher at the Max Planck Institute for Space Science (Max-Planck-Institut für extraterrestrische Physik), Garching b.M., Munich, Germany

 

2000-2004: PhD student at the Institute for Space Science of Catalonia (Institut d’Estudis Espacials de Catalunya- CSIC)