Frank Pieter Israel

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Frank Pieter Israel
Born 1946 (age 67–68)
Residence Flag of the Netherlands.svg Netherlands
Fields Astronomer
Institutions Leiden Observatory
Alma mater Leiden Observatory

Frank Pieter Israel is a Dutch astronomer. He received his Ph.D. in astronomy at the Leiden Observatory in 1976, [1] where he now is Professor. The asteroid 7507 Israel is named for him.


  1. ^ Israel, Frank Pieter (1976), Radio investigations of galactic and extragalacic HII regions, Bibcode:1976PhDT........17I 

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