|Born||Philip John Diamond
February 18, 1958 
Bude, Cornwall, United Kingdom
|Thesis||MERLIN observations of the circumstellar envelopes around OH/IR stars (1982)|
Philip John Diamond is a Professor in the School of Physics and Astronomy at the University of Manchester, and since 1 October 2006 he has been director of the Jodrell Bank Centre for Astrophysics. Since 2012 he was been Director General of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Organisation.
Diamond was educated at the University of Leeds ( Bachelor of Science 1979) and the University of Manchester where he was awarded a PhD in Radio astronomy in 1982 for work on MERLIN and OH/IR stars.
- "DIAMOND, Dr Philip John". Who's Who 2014, A & C Black, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing plc, 2014; online edn, Oxford University Press.(subscription required)
- Diamond, Philip John (1982). MERLIN observations of the circumstellar envelopes around OH/IR stars (PhD thesis). University of Manchester.
- Phil Diamond from the Scopus bibliographic database
- Vlemmings, W. H. T.; Diamond, P. J.; Imai, H. (2006). "A magnetically collimated jet from an evolved star". Nature 440 (7080): 58–60. doi:10.1038/nature04466. PMID 16511488.
- Herrnstein, J. R.; Moran, J. M.; Greenhill, L. J.; Diamond, P. J.; Inoue, M.; Nakai, N.; Miyoshi, M.; Henkel, C.; Riess#, A. (1999). "A geometric distance to the galaxy NGC4258 from orbital motions in a nuclear gas disk". Nature 400 (6744): 539. arXiv:astro-ph/9907013. Bibcode:1999Natur.400..539H. doi:10.1038/22972.
- Miyoshi, M.; Moran, J.; Herrnstein, J.; Greenhill, L.; Nakai, N.; Diamond, P.; Inoue, M. (1995). "Evidence for a black hole from high rotation velocities in a sub-parsec region of NGC4258". Nature 373 (6510): 127. doi:10.1038/373127a0.
- List of published papers
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