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School of Physical Sciences
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Academic biography

Maria Chernyakova got her  Bachelor and Master degree at the Moscow Institute of Physics and Technique and was awarded a Ph.D. in Physics from Lebedev Physical Institute, Moscow, Russia. After postdoctoral work at Integral Science Data Center, Geneva, Switzerland and at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies,  Ireland, she took up an academic position in the School of Physical Sciences at Dublin City University in 2011. She currently holds the position of Lecturer in Astrohysics and is a chair of the physics with astronomy (PHA) Programme Board. Her main scientific interests lie in the area of high energy astrophysics.  In her work she combines a theoretical approach of the modeling of sources with the analysis of experimental data. During her career she has organized a number of multiwavelength observational campaigns, including radio, optical, X-ray and VHE, and  was granted with more than thousand of observational hours at ground based and space based observatories. She has over 50 publications in peer-reviewed journals and over 1500 citations (Hirsch index = 22)