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Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto
06 February 2016

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Presentation of AstroCamp 2016 and astrophysics training at U.Porto

On Saturday Fabruary 6th CAUP will host the 2016 edition of its Astronomy Day. This is a public session that includes the presentation of traning opportuniies in astronomy at CAUP and U.Porto and examples of ongoing research projects. These presentations are done in Portuguese.

The session also includes the public presentation of the 2016 edition of the AstroCamp. This presentation will be done by the AstroCamp scientific director and by one of the students of the 2015 edition, and will be done in English.

If you'd be interested in watching a live webcast of this session, please send an e-mail to by Sunday January 31 at the latest. Note that the webcast will only be available if there is sufficient demand. In any case the session will be recorded, and the recording will be subsequently made available at the CAUP youtube channel.

The schedule of the session is as follows (all times are GMT):

15:00 - 15:30Training opportunities in Astrophysics at U. Porto and CAUP
15:30 - 16:00Public presentation of AstroCamp 2016
16:00 - 17:00Snacks and informal discussion
17:00 - 17:45Examples of ongoing research projects
17:45 - 18:00Questions and closing


CAUP/Planetário do Porto
Saturday, 06 of February, 2016
15:00 - 18:00