CV

Professional experience

  • 2019 September - present | Postdoctoral fellow
    Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • 2018 January - 2018 April | Sessional Instructor
    University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, Canada
  • 2015 September - 2019 July | Research Assistant
    Dept. of Physics and Space Science, Royal Military College of Canada, Kingston, Canada
  • 2015 September - 2019 July | Teaching Assistant
    Dept. of Physics, Engineering Physics & Astronomy, Queen's University, Kingston, Canada

Education

  • 2015 September - 2019 July | Astrophysics Ph.D. diploma
    Queen's University, Kingston, Canada
  • 2013 October - 2015 August | Astrophysics M.Sc. diploma
    Ludwig-Maximilians-University, University Observatory, Munich, Germany
  • 2011 September - 2012 February | Erasmus exchange program
    University of Sheffield, Sheffield, United Kingdom
  • 2009 September - 2013 July | Physics B.Sc. diploma
    Eotvos Lorand University, Budapest, Hungary

Other Studies

  • 2014, 10 - 22 August | Stellar Astrophysics Centre, Summer School: Aarhus, Denmark
  • 2014, 15 - 26 July | School of Modern Astrophysics, Summer School: St. Petersburg, Russia
  • 2014, 1 - 4 May | jDPG-Mafihe, Spring School : Munich, Germany
  • 2011, 17 July - 6 August | International Astronomical Youth Camp: Tremesek, Czech Republic
  • 2010, 1 - 21 August | International Astronomical Youth Camp: Klingenthal, Germany
  • 2008, 22 July - 9 August | International Astronomical Youth Camp: Sayda, Germany

Professional Service

Student supervision

  • Mr. Katlego Jafta Ramalatswa (2021 June-July, ASPIRE summer intern, South African Astronomy Observatory,
    main supervisor )
  • Mr. Freek Temming (2021 April-July, Bachelor’s Thesis project, University of Amsterdam, main supervisor )
  • Ms. Sarah Brands (2019 - present, Ph.D. candidate, University of Amsterdam, co-supervisor )
  • Mr. Tom Wind (2020 April - August, Bachelor’s Thesis project, University of Amsterdam, main supervisor )
  • Mr. Dani van Enk (2020 February - July, Bachelor’s Thesis project, University of Amsterdam, main supervisor )
  • Mr. Martin Carrington (2016 summer intern, 2016 - 2017 Undergraduate thesis project, Queen’s University,
    main supervisor )

Research Visits

  • 2019, 28 - 29 October | KU Leuven, Belgium. Hosts: Dr. D. Bowman, Prof. Dr. C. Aerts (incl. colloquium talk)
  • 2019, 25 - 29 March | University of Delaware, Newark, United States. Hosts: Dr. A. David-Uraz, Prof. Dr. V. Petit, Prof. Dr. S. Owocki (incl. seminar talk)
  • 2018, 24 June - 5 July | University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, United States. Host: Prof. Dr. R. Townsend
  • 2017, 31 June - 2 August | Geneva Observatory, Sauverny, Switzerland. Hosts: Prof. Dr. G. Meynet, Dr. C. Georgy (incl. seminar talk)
  • 2016, 6 - 14 October | Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Victoria, Canada. Hosts: Prof. Dr. D. Bohlender, Dr. D. Monin

Conferences & Workshops

  • 2021, 28 June — 2 July | The European Astronomical Society’s Annual Meeting, online, contributed talk + e-poster
  • 2021, 14 — 18 June | GAPS: unsolved problems in red giants and supergiants, online, contributed talk
  • 2021, 3 — 7 May | IAU S. 361 Preview Meeting, online, contributed talk
  • 2020, 29 June — 3 July | The European Astronomical Society’s Annual Meeting, online, contributed talk
  • 2018, 10 - 15 December | Stellar magnetism and spectropolarimetry workshop: Thousand Oaks, United States, contributed talk
  • 2018, 20 - 31 August | International Astronomical Union General Assembly: Vienna, Austria, e-poster presentation (S346)
  • 2017, 28 August - 1 September | Stars with a stable magnetic field : Brno, Czech Republic, contributed talk
  • 2017, 26 - 30 June | The European Week of Astronomy and Space Sciences: Prague, Czech Republic, invited talk
  • 2016, 28 November - 2 December | International Astronomical Union Symposium No. 329: Auckland, New Zealand, contributed talk
  • 2016, 1-4 May | CFHT User's Meeting: Nice, France, poster presentation
  • 2015, 7-11 December | 4th Binamics Workshop Melbourne : Melbourne, United States, contributed talk + poster presentation
  • 2014, 17-19 September | Magnetism and Variability in O stars Scientific meeting: Amsterdam, Netherlands, participant
  • 2013, 22-25 July | 13th European Workshop on Astrobiology, European Network of Astrobiology: Szczecin, Poland, poster presentation

Outreach

  • 2020, November | “I’m a Scientist”, 20 live-chat sessions (each 40 mins) with elementary-school and high-school students, scientist of the week and overall winner of the Physics Zone (voted by the students), including prize of £500. http://imascientist.org.uk
  • 2020, 26 October | Astronomy on Tap Leiden, online, Speaker. http://astronomyontap.nl/
  • 2020, 24 August | “Space in your living room” online workshop for children, Speaker. https://space-eu.org/meet-a-space-person
  • 2018 July – 2019 July| Arthur B. McDonald Canadian Astroparticle Physics Research Institute, Ambassador at the Visitors Centre
  • Training

    • 2021, 14 January | Unconscious bias workshop, University of Amsterdam, online, participant
    • 2017, 11 – 12 November | NASA CAE Tier I Teaching Excellence Workshop for Current and Future Astronomy and Space Science Instructors, Syracuse, USA, participant

    selected refereed publications

    1. Keszthelyi, Z., Meynet, G., de Koter., A., Martins, F., David-Uraz, A., 2021, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 504. 2474, The effects of surface fossil magnetic fields on massive star evolution: III. the case of tau Sco

    2. Keszthelyi, Z., Meynet, G., Shultz, M. E., David-Uraz, A., ud-Doula, A. , Townsend, R. H. D., Wade, G. A., Georgy, C., Petit, V., Owocki, S. P., 2020, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, 493. 518, The effects of surface fossil magnetic fields on massive star evolution: II. Implementation of magnetic braking in MESA and implications for the evolution of surface rotation in OB stars


    3. Wade, G. A., Bagnulo, S., Keszthelyi, Z., Folsom, C. P., Alecian, E., Castro, N., David-Uraz, A., Fossati, L., Petit, V., Shultz, M. E., Sikora, J., 2019, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 492, Issue 1, page L1, No evidence of a sudden change of spectral appearance or magnetic field strength of the O9.7V star HD 54879

    4. Shultz, M. E., Wade, G. A., Rivinius, Th, Alecian, E., Neiner, C.; Petit, V., Owocki, S., ud-Doula, A., Kochukhov, O., Bohlender, D., Keszthelyi, Z., MiMeS Collaboration, BinaMIcS Collaboration, 2019, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 490, Issue 1, page 274, The magnetic early B-type stars - III. A main-sequence magnetic, rotational, and magnetospheric biography

    5. David-Uraz, A., Neiner, C., Sikora, J., Bowman, D. M., Petit, V., Chowdhury, S., Handler, G., Pergeorelis, M., Cantiello, M., Cohen, D. H., Erba, C., Keszthelyi, Z., Khalack, V., Kobzar, O., Kochukhov, O., Labadie-Bartz, J., Lovekin, C. C., MacInnis, R., Owocki, S. P., Pablo, H., Shultz, M. E., ud-Doula, A., Wade, G. A., 2019, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 487, Issue 1, page 304, Magnetic OB[A] Stars with TESS: probing their Evolutionary and Rotational properties (MOBSTER) - I. First-light observations of known magnetic B and A stars

    6. Z. Keszthelyi, G. Meynet, C. Georgy, G.A. Wade, V. Petit, A. David-Uraz, 2019, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 485, Issue 4, page 5843, The effects of surface fossil magnetic fields on massive star evolution: I. The impact of magnetic field evolution, mass-loss quenching and magnetic braking on the evolution of a typical massive star

    7. C. Georgy, G. Meynet, S. Ekström, G.A. Wade, V. Petit, Z. Keszthelyi, R. Hirschi, 2017, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 599, id. L5, Possible pair-instability supernovae at solar metallicity from magnetic stellar progenitors

    8. Z. Keszthelyi, J. Puls, G.A. Wade, 2017, Astronomy & Astrophysics, Volume 598, id. A4, Modeling the early evolution of massive OB stars with an experimental wind routine. The first bi-stability jump and the angular momentum loss problem

    9. V. Petit, Z. Keszthelyi, R. MacInnis, D.H. Cohen, R.H.D. Townsend, G.A. Wade, S.L. Thomas, S.P. Owocki, J. Puls, A. ud-Doula, 2017, Monthly Notices of the Royal Astronomical Society, Volume 466, Issue 1, page 1052, Magnetic massive stars as progenitors of heavy stellar-mass black holes

Contact

Anton Pannekoek Institute for Astronomy
University of Amsterdam

Address:
Science Park 904
1098 XH Amsterdam
The Netherlands
Office:
C4.137
e-mail:
z DOT keszthelyi AT uva DOT nl