Interview with Bob Mann, University of Edinburgh

Interview date: 2004

Bob Mann is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Physics, University of Edinburgh. He is a member of the Wide Field Astronomy Unit (WFAU), which is a part of the School's Institute for Astronomy.

WFAU is one of the UK's main astronomical data centres, specialising in the curation of optical and near-infrared sky surveys. It is also part of AstroGrid, which is the UK's contribution to the international initiative to create a global 'Virtual Observatory', federating the world's astronomical data resources.