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Centro de Astrofísica da Universidade do Porto
Seminars during 2015
Number of records: 20
SOPHIE at the era of low mass planets
Bastien Courcol (Laboratoire d’Astrophysique de Marseille)
10 December 2015
High-resolution studies of M dwarfs
Sara M. B. Lindgren (Uppsala University)
4 November 2015
ExTrA : Exoplanets in Transit and their Atmospheres
Xavier Bonfils (University of Grenoble)
23 September 2015
VLT mid-infrared observations and active galactic nuclei
Daniel Asmus (European Southern Observatory)
9 September 2015
Planets at twilight: implications on their formation and evolution
Jorge Lillo Box (Centro de Astrobiologia (CSIC-INTA))
4 September 2015
NEOShield: Near-Earth Asteroid Deflection from a European perspective
Siegfried Eggl (IMCCE, Observatoire de Paris)
10 July 2015
Astrobiology: origin and the detection of life in our solar system
Zita Martins (Imperial College)
2 June 2015
How Lyman alpha radiation gets out of galaxies (or not)
Göran Östlin (Stockholm University)
21 May 2015
Characterization of star-planet systems
Vera Passegger (University of Göttingen)
6 May 2015
Exoplanet science with astrometry from ground and space
Johannes Sahlmann (European Space Astronomy Centre, Madrid)
22 April 2015
What is ULME and why it will help us find exo-planets
Giancarlo Pace (IA/U.Porto)
8 April 2015
Science with ALMA - getting ready for Cycle3
Hugo Messias (IA/U.Lisboa)
31 March 2015
Mapping clouds of exoplanets
Antonio Garcia Muńoz (ESA)
17 March 2015
Can a black hole have hair?
Carlos A. R. Herdeiro (Universidade de Aveiro)
11 February 2015
The Dark Side of the Universe - A Status Report
Carlos J. A. P. Martins (IA/U.Porto)
21 January 2015

Institute of Astrophysics and Space Sciences

Institute of Astrophysics and Space Sciences (IA) is a new but long anticipated research infrastructure with a national dimension. It embodies a bold but feasible vision for the development of Astronomy, Astrophysics and Space Sciences in Portugal, taking full advantage and fully realizing the potential created by the national membership of the European Space Agency (ESA) and the European Southern Observatory (ESO). IA resulted from the merging the two most prominent research units in the field in Portugal: the Centre for Astrophysics of the University of Porto (CAUP) and the Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics of the University of Lisbon (CAAUL). It currently hosts more than two-thirds of all active researchers working in Space Sciences in Portugal, and is responsible for an even greater fraction of the national productivity in international ISI journals in the area of Space Sciences. This is the scientific area with the highest relative impact factor (1.65 times above the international average) and the field with the highest average number of citations per article for Portugal.

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