Remy Avila is a Senior Researcher at the Centro de Física Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico. He received his Ph.D. degree at Nice University in France in 1998. His areas of expertise in the field of astronomy are optical turbulence, astronomical site testing, and high angular resolution techniques. Dr. Avila has been one of the leading developers of methods and instruments for atmospheric optical turbulence profilers. His work has been recognized by institutions like the Optical Society of America and his home institution by honoring him a number of awards.
Biography Updated on 12 January 2011