NEWS
A Universe Aglow
Observations made with the MUSE spectrograph, with the collaboration of Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), allowed for direct detection of the invisible glow of Lyman-alpha emission, from dim clouds of hydrogen in the early Universe.
Uncovering the birthplace of the Sun in the Milky Way
In this study of galactic archeology, which had collaboration of Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), researchers found the birthplaces of about 600 stars currently in the solar neighborhood.
Groundbreaking study sheds new light on galaxy evolution
Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) researchers have found strong indications that the two different types of bulges in the center of spiral galaxies are not the result of distinct formation processes, but actually the opposite ends of a continuous formation timescale, inversely related to the total mass of the galaxy.
Outstanding peer review work done by IA researchers
Two scientific journals recognised the reviewing work of researchers of Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) in 2017.
Portuguese scientists in NASA mission to hunt exoplanets
The TESS satellitte, expected to launch next Monday has the involvement of several researchers from Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA).
Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa
Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia COMPETE 2020 PORTUGAL 2020 União Europeia