13 March 2017


The faculty staff of the Institute of Astrophysics conduct multiple investigations that are detailed below:

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.: Galaxy Formation and Evolution; 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.