09 March 2016

Current research

  • Barrientos, Felipe: evolution of galaxies and clusters of galaxies; gravitational lensing
  • Bauer, Franz: AGN (and Galaxy) Demographics, Growth, and Evolution; Radio to X-ray Extragalactic and Galactic Surveys; Nearby SNe and XRBs
  • Catelan, Márcio: Stellar Evolution; Globular Clusters; Variable Stars
  • Chanamé, Julio: Wide Binaries; Stellar Evolution;
  • Clocchiatti, Alejandro:Supernovae; Cosmological distance relations
  • Cuadra, Jorge : Gas dynamics in the Galactic Centre; Proto-planetary discs; Massive black hole binaries; Star formation and dynamics in galactic nuclei
  • Dünner, Rolando: Experimental Astronomy and Instrumentation; Large Scale Structure and Cosmology
  • Galaz, Gaspar : Stellar content in galaxies; Low surface brightness galaxies; Statistical properties of the galaxy distribution; Galaxy evolution; Morphological and spectral classification of distant galaxies Observational cosmology
  • Infante, Leopoldo: Large Scale Structure, Galaxy formation and evolution; Large Surveys
  • Jordán, Andrés: Discovery and characterization of transiting exoplanets; Instrumentation
  • Padilla, Nelson : Large scale structure simulations and observational surveys
  • Puzia, Thomas H. : formation and evolution of star cluster systems and stellar populations in galaxies.
  • Reisenegger, Andreas : Neutron Stars; Magnetohydrodynamics, stellar magnetic fields; Dynamics of clusters and superclusters of galaxies; Statistical Mechanics, phase transitions / Astrophysical tests of fundamental physics

  • Treister, Ezequiel   : Formation and evolution of supermassive black holes
  • Zoccali, Manuela : The Galactic Bulge; Stellar Populations; Chemical Abundances; Galactic Globular Clusters; The Initial Mass Function