NEWS
Expanding super bubble of gas detected around massive black holes in the young Universe
These distant radio galaxies can be used by the team, led by researchers from Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), as laboratories to study the history of galaxy evolution in the Universe.
Meridional wind on Venus was detected for the first time in both hemispheres
A third system of winds was detected on Venus and may help explain the super-rotation of the atmosphere on this planet, according to a study by an international team led by a researcher of the Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA).
Josť Pedro Mimoso recognised as Outstanding Referee by the American Physical Society
The work of scientific reviewing of José Pedro Mimoso, a researcher at Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA), has been recognised as exceptional by the American Physical Society, a recognition shared with Pedro Avelino, an IA researcher also honoured in 2016 with this award.
“The Planet Hunters” at the Porto Planetarium
IAstro Júnior is an initiative of the Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) and Visão Júnior magazine, which consists in a series of free presentations about the Universe, targeted at children between 7 and 12 years old.
Astronomy Day 2017
The University of Porto and Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço (IA) are preparing the next generation of Portuguese astrophysicists, by providing training and guidance of projects, from high school to PhD levels.
Instituto de Astrof√≠sica e Ci√™ncias do Espa√ßo Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa Funda√ß√£o para a Ci√™ncia e a Tecnologia