Formation & Evolution of Galaxies The main scope of the new chair for extragalactic astrophysics and cosmology is to explore and understand the formation of galaxies and their evolution in different environments. We have now good evidence that within the first 1 billion years after the Big Bang, the first population of stars emerged out Read More ...
Ulrike Kuchner will defend her PhD thesis entitled “The Properties of Galaxies in Clusters in the Middle-Aged Universe” in our seminar room SE1 at 11 a.m. on August 17th.
7h of observing time with ALMA were granted to observe the dust continuum in the brightest cluster galaxy (BCG) of the galaxy cluster MACS1931.8-2635 (PI M. Postman, CoI B. Ziegler)
Professor Díaz (Universidad Autónoma de Madrid) will give a lecture on “Element Abundances & Chemical Evolution of the Cosmos”.