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Andreas Efstathiou
Vice-Rector, Research & External Affairs, Professor, Astrophysics & Scientific Computing
The School of Sciences
Department of Computer Science and Engineering
Academic Qualifications
QualificationYearAwarding InstitutionDepartmentThesis title (Optional Entry)
BSc(Eng)1986Queen Mary College, University of LondonMechanical Engineering
PhD1990Queen Mary and Westfield College, University of LondonMathematical SciencesRadiative Transfer in Axisymmetric dust clouds
Employment History
Period of employmentEmployerLocationPosition
20012019European University Cyprus/Cyprus CollegeNicosiaProfessor
19952001Imperial CollegeLondonResearch Associate
19921995University of HertfordshireHatfieldResearch Associate
  • YearTitleOther authorsJournal and Publisher / ConferenceVol.Pages
    2018A dust-enshrouded tidal disruption event with a resolved radio jet in a galaxy mergerMattila, S.; Pérez-Torres, M.; Efstathiou, A.; Mimica, P.; Fraser, M.; Kankare, E.; Alberdi, A.; Aloy, M. Á.; Heikkilä, T.; Jonker, P. G.; and 26 coauthorsScience361482
    2018HELP: modelling the spectral energy distributions of Herschel detected galaxies in the ELAIS N1 fieldMałek, K.; Buat, V.; Roehlly, Y.; Burgarella, D.; Hurley, P. D.; Shirley, R.; Duncan, K.; Efstathiou, A.; Papadopoulos, A.; Vaccari, M.; and 3 coauthorsAstronomy and Astrophysics62050
    2018Dust attenuation and Hα emission in a sample of galaxies observed with Herschel at 0.6 < z < 1.6Buat, V.; Boquien, M.; Małek, K.; Corre, D.; Salas, H.; Roehlly, Y.; Shirley, R.; Efstathiou, A.Astronomy and Astrophysics619135
    2018Red, redder, reddest: SCUBA-2 imaging of colour-selected Herschel sourcesDuivenvoorden, S.; Oliver, S.; Scudder, J. M.; Greenslade, J.; Riechers, D. A.; Wilkins, S. M.; Buat, V.; Chapman, S. C.; Clements, D. L.; Cooray, A.; and 21 coauthorsMonthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society4771099
    2018The Emission and Distribution of Dust of the Torus of NGC 1068Lopez-Rodriguez, Enrique; Fuller, Lindsay; Alonso-Herrero, Almudena; Efstathiou, Andreas; Ichikawa, Kohei; Levenson, Nancy A.; Packham, Chris; Radomski, James; Ramos Almeida, Cristina; Benford, Dominic J.; and 7 coauthorsAstrophysical Journal85999
    1995Dusty discs in Active Galactic NucleiEfstathiou, A., & Rowan-Robinson, M.,Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society273649
    2000Massive star formation in galaxies: Radiative transfer models of the UV to mm emission of starburst galaxies’Efstathiou, A., Rowan-Robinson, M., Siebenmorgen, R.,Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society313734
    2003Cirrus models for local and high-z SCUBA galaxiesEfstathiou, A., & Rowan-Robinson, M., Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society343322
    1998High-redshift star formation in the Hubble Deep Field revealed by a submillimetre-wavelength surveyHughes, David H.; Serjeant, Stephen; Dunlop, James; Rowan-Robinson, Michael; Blain, Andrew; Mann, Robert G.; Ivison, Rob; Peacock, John; Efstathiou, Andreas; Gear, Walter; and 5 coauthorsNature394241
    2003Starburst and AGN activity in ultraluminous infrared galaxiesFarrah, D.; Afonso, J.; Efstathiou, A.; Rowan-Robinson, M.; Fox, M.; Clements, D.Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society343585
Research Projects
DateTitleFunded byProject Role*
2019-2021CYprus models for Galaxies and their NUclear Spectra (CYGNUS)ESAProject Coordinator
2019-2021GRAph theoretical TOols in Science (GRATOS)Research Promotion FoundationResearch Team member
2017-2018Cyprus Science and Research Center (CSRC) – phase IHorizon2020Research Team member
2017-2019STEMitUPErasmus+Research Team member
2014-2018Herschel Extragalactic Legacy Project (HELP)FP7Research Team member
Academic Consulting Services/Councils/Boards/Editorial Committees
Awards/International Recognition
Other Achievements
DateTitleKey Activities:
10-14/6/2013A Panchromatic view of galaxy evolution 30 years after IRASOrganization of the first astronomical conference in Cyprus (