Jérôme Chenevez

Jérôme Chenevez

Associate Professor

National Space Institute

Astrophysics and Atmospheric Physics

Technical University of Denmark


Building 327, room 214

2800 Kgs. Lyngby

Fax +45 45 25 95 75
E-mail jerome@space.dtu.dk
ORCID 0000-0002-4397-8370
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Keywords astrophysics astronomy | Public Outreach | Neutron stars | Black holes | Gravitational waves | High energy Astrophysics | Scientific software development

Astrophysicist, Associate Professor.

Head of studies for Earth and Space Physics and Engineering MSc. programme

Current main research activities: Study of high energy emission from accreting compact objects in low-mass X-ray binaries. Observational and theoretical investigations of thermonuclear X-ray bursts from neutron stars.

Team member of the JEM-X instrument onboard the ESA satellite INTEGRAL.
Member of the NuSTAR Science Team (X-ray binaries).
Member of the NICER Science Team.
Danish representative for the EU COST action PHAROS and former deputy representative for NewCOMPSTAR.

Lecturer for diverse courses. Main responsible of the DTU courses "Astrofysik" (30120 - BSc.), "Observational X-ray Astrophysics" (30790 - MSc.), and "Hands-on X-ray astronomy data analysis" (30930 - PhD).


Main Publications


Chenevez J., Galloway D., in't Zand J., et al., A soft X-ray episode for the Clocked Burster GS 1826-24 as measured by Swift and NuSTAR, The Astrophysical Journal, vol. 818, p. 135 (astro-ph/1509.01248)

Chenevez J., Altamirano D., Galloway D., et al., Puzzling thermonuclear burst behaviour from the transient low-mass X-ray binary IGR J17473-2721, MNRAS, Vol. 410, p.179, 2011 (astro-ph/1007.5201)

Chenevez J., Falanga M., Kuulkers E., et al., IGR J17254, a new bursting neutron star. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol. 469, p. L27, 2007

Chenevez J.,  Falanga M., Brandt S., et al., Two phase X-ray burst from GX 3+1 observed by INTEGRAL. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol. 449, p. L5, 2006

Chenevez J., Falanga M., Kuulkers E., et al.,  INTEGRAL monitoring of unusually long X-ray bursts. Proceedings of Science, 2008 (astro-ph/0811.0904)

Falanga M., Chenevez J., Cumming A., et al., Intermediate long X-ray bursts from the ultra-compact binary source SLX 1737-282. Astronomy & Astrophysics, Vol 484, p. 43, 2008  




Chenevez J.,  Baklanov A., and J. H. Sørensen, Pollutant Transport Schemes Integrated in a Numerical Weather Prediction Model: Model description and Verification Results, Meteorological Applications, 11, p. 265, 2004.

Chenevez J.,  Baklanov A., Sørensen J.H., ETEX simulations with DMI-HIRLAM Numerical Weather Prediction model, In: Air Pollution Modelling and its Application XV, Kluwer Academics/Plenum Publishers, 2002.

Chenevez J. and Jensen, C. Ø., Operational ozone forecasts for the region of Copenhagen by the Danish Meteorological Institute, Atmospheric Environment, 35 (27), p. 4567, 2001.




Chenevez J., Machetel Ph., and Nicolas A., Numerical models of magma chambers in the Oman ophiolite. Journal of Geophysical Research, 103, p. 15443, 1998.

Chenevez J. and Nicolas A., Crustal feeding in the Oman ophiolite: from the top and from the bottom? A thermal and mass balance model. Geophysical Research Letters, 24, p. 1811, 1997.

Chenevez J., Modélisation numérique des chambres magmatiques sous les dorsales océaniques rapides à partir de données ophiolitiques et marines.Thèse d'Université, Montpellier 2, France , 130 pp., 1996.

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