!!!Françoise Combes
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__Present and Previous Positions__  
*2014 Professeur in Collège de France (chaire: Galaxies et Cosmologie)
*2007-2014 Astronomer (CE) at Paris Observatory (CE2 in 2011)
*1996-2006 Astronomer (1cl) at Paris Observatory 
*1989-1996 Astronomer (2cl) at Paris Observatory 
*1985-1989 Staff-director of the Physics Laboratory in Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm), Paris
*1983-1985 Part-time lecturer in Paris 6 (C4 and DEA)
*1978-1985 Associate-Professor in Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
*1975-1978 Assistant-Professor in Ecole Normale Supérieure (Ulm), Paris
__Fields of Scholarship__  
*Dynamics of Galaxies: spiral structure, barred density waves
*Interaction between galaxies; N-body simulations of galaxies (FFT, tree-code)
*Gas hydrodynamics (collisions, SPH, etc.), for evolution and formation of galaxies
*Interstellar medium of galaxies, observations of new molecules
*Galaxies at large redshift, cosmic star formation
*Molecular absorption lines in front of quasars
*Dark matter in the Universe: development of a model of dark baryonic matter, in the form of cold molecular gas
__Honours and Awards__ 
*2017 Honorary member of AAS (American Astronomical Society)
*2015 Officier de la Légion d'Honneur 
*2015 Honorary Member of SF2A
*2013 R.M. Petrie Prize of the Canadian Astronomical Society
*2013 Honorary Fellow of the Royal Astronomical Society
*2012 Award of the Three Scientists, ENS
*2011 Chaire Prof. A. Blaauw in Groningen
*2010 ERC (European Research Council) Advanced Grant
*2009 Officer of national order of merit
*2009 Member of Academia Europaea
*2009 Tycho Brahe Prize of the EAS, European Astronomical Society 
*2006 Chevalier de la Légion d'Honneur 
*2004 Member of French Science Academy 
*2001 Silver Medal of CNRS 
*1993 Prize Petit d'Ormoy of French Science Academy 
*1986 IBM Prize in Physics 
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