Office number: 709 (7th floor new Physics building)
Telephone number: +34 93 402 11 26
Tasks: Technical support and administration.
Dani Molina is member of the Gaia team at University of Barcelona since 2005. He is the Computing Engineer responsible of all the maintenance, management and renewal of all computing resources (computers, laptops, printers, servers and network) and all the software (database, compilers and programming tools, astronomical software, etc). He is also responsible of the maintenance of the group wiki pages (internal, REG, GENIUS, OCASSO…) and this portal. He also manages the backup copy system and acts as interface with the IT team at the Departament d’Astronomia i Meteorologia and also the Universitat de Barcelona.
He also provides technical support for videoconferences and all network communication in all CU2, CU3, CU5, REG and GREAT meetings and plenary workshops at Barcelona.
When he is not working on Gaia he likes reading, listening music, watching films, making short trips, staying with friends and family or just going for a ride around Girona.