Dr Tony Cook

Dr Tony Cook

Research Lecturer

Department of Physics

Contact Details



  • Automated digital planetary cartography e.g. feature recognition and Lunar and Mercury DEMs
    • The application of GIS to planetary datasets
    • Planning of imaging sequences from spacecraft to maximize stereo, temporal, and mosaic image coverage
    • Innovative close range 3D surface measurement techniques for planetary landers
    • Robotic telescopes
    • Automated processing and analysis of astronomical images
    • Imaging and Tracking of Objects at Sea

Research Groups

Office Hours (Student Contact Times)

  • Monday 13:30-17:00
  • Tuesday 12:00-13:00
  • Tuesday 14:05-15:00
  • Tuesday 16:05-17:00
  • Wednesday 13:05-16:00
  • Thursday 13:05-14:00
  • Thursday 15:05-17:00
  • Friday 12:00-15:00
  • Friday 16:05-17:00


Morgan, H & Cook, AC 2020, 'The Width, Density, and Outflow of Solar Coronal Streamers', Astrophysical Journal, vol. 893, no. 1, 57. https://doi.org/10.3847/1538-4357/ab7e32
Cook, A 2018, Lunar Transient Phenomena. in B Cudnik (ed.), Encyclopedia of Lunar Science. 1 edn, Springer Nature.
André , N, Grande, M, Achilleos, N, Barthélémy, M, Bouchemit, M, Benson, K, Blelly, P-L, Budnik, E, Caussarieu , S, Cecconi, B, Cook, A, Génot , V, Guio, P, Goutenoir, A, Grison, B, Hueso, R, Indurain, M, Jones, GH, Lilensten, J, Marchaudon , A, Matthiä , D, Opitz, A, Rouillard, A, Stanislawska , I, Soucek , J, Tao, C, Tomasik, L & Vaubaillon, J 2018, 'Virtual Planetary Space Weather Service offered by the Europlant H2O2O Research Infrastructure', Planetary and Space Science, vol. 150, pp. 50-59. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pss.2017.04.020
Cook, AC (ed.) 2013, The Hatfield SCT Lunar Atlas: Photographic Atlas for Meade, Celestron, and Other SCT Telescopes: A Digitally Re-Mastered Edition. 2 edn, Springer Nature, New York. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4614-8639-8
Smith, A, Crawford, IA, Gowen, RA, Ambrosi, R, Anand, M, Banerdt, B, Bannister, N, Bowles, N, Braithwaite, C, Brown, P, Chela-flores, J, Cholinser, T, Church, P, Coates, AJ, Colaprete, T, Collins, G, Collinson, G, Cook, T, Elphic, R, Fraser, G, Gao, Y, Gibson, E, Glotch, T, Grande, M, Griffiths, A, Grygorczuk, J, Gudipati, M, Hagermann, A, Heldmann, J, Hood, LL, Jones, AP, Joy, KH, Khavroshkin, OB, Klingelhoefer, G, Knapmeyer, M, Kramer, G, Lawrence, D, Marczewski, W, Mckenna-lawlor, S, Miljkovic, K, Narendranath, S, Palomba, E, Phipps, A, Pike, WT, Pullan, D, Rask, J, Richard, DT, Seweryn, K, Sheridan, S, Sims, M, Sweeting, M, Swindle, T, Talboys, D, Taylor, L, Teanby, N, Tong, V, Ulamec, S, Wawrzaszek, R, Wieczorek, M, Wilson, L & Wright, I 2012, 'Lunar Net—a proposal in response to an ESA M3 call in 2010 for a medium sized mission', Experimental Astronomy, vol. 33, no. 2-3, pp. 587-644. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10686-011-9250-5
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