Saeed SalimpourResearcher, OAE (Astron. Education)
Main areas of work
Saeed's research interests cross disciplinary boundaries and includes: Cosmology Education, Representation, Aesthetics, Big Data Visualisation, VR/AR, Curriculum Development, Learning Progressions, Concept Inventories, Indigenous/Cultural Astronomy, and Student Research in Astronomy.
Saeed's goal is to bring the science and beauty of Cosmos to everyone, whilst working at the interface of Science, Art and Education. He believes in “being curious for the sake of finding things out!”
Saeed is Astronomy Education Researcher at the International Astronomical Union’s Office of Astronomy for Education. Saeed has a background in Astronomy/Astrophysics (focussing on Cosmology), Education and Design.