NEWS
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).
3D map of the infant Universe reveals 4000 early galaxies
This result, presented today during the European Week of Astronomy and Space Science in Liverpool, has the participation of Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA).
Characterization of a water world in a multi-exoplanetary system
The mass of the two transiting exoplanets around the star HD 106315 could only be determined with an intensive observation strategy and sophisticated data analysis, led by researchers at the 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
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