The Astronomy Department of The Physics Institute of the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS) is an outstanding Astronomy teaching, research and outreach centre in the state of Rio Grande do Sul with 11 staff. The Department has over 40 researchers among active and retired associate professors, postdocs, graduate and undergraduate research students who are active in developing teaching, research, outreach and administrative tasks.
We proudly present to you the new website of the Department of Astronomy. Here you can find information about all of the courses, projects and people involved. We hope you like it!
August 19: 14:30 - 15:45
Measuring the Dark Matter Mass Fraction in Galaxies: The Situation at 5 Effective Radii (Bill Harris, McMaster University, Canada)September 9: 14:30 - 15:45
Surface brightness fluctuations — status and perspectives with LSST/JWST/ELT — Michele Cantiello, INAF Teramo, ItalySeptember 16: 14:30 - 15:45