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The Department of Astronomy and Meteorology is devoted to research
and training new professionals and to disseminate and communicate
to society

  • Astronomy, Astrophysics and Cosmology

  • Meteorology and Geophysics

Thesis defense: "On the characterisation of the Galactic warp in the Gaia era"

  • Author/PhD Student: Hoda Abedi
  • Date: 27 February 2015
  • Time: 11:30 .
  • Place: Aula: V11G, Physics Faculty
  • Tribunal:​
    • President: Dr. Martín López Corredoira
    • Secretaryio: Dr. Justin Read
    • Vocal: Dra. Celine Reylé
    • Substitutes: Dr. Francisco Garzón López / Dr. Mercè Romero-Gómez
    • Directors: Dra. Francesca Figueras Siñol (tutora)/ Dr. Luis Alberto Aguilar Chiu


Tuesday, 24 February, 2015

DAM Seminar: “Heating Before Eating: X-Ray observations of Redback Millisecond Pulsar Systems in the ablation state”

  • Speaker: Dr. Mallory Roberts. (New York University Abu Dhabi (NYYAD) and Eureka Scientific) 
  • Place: Meeting room of the Department of Astronomy and Meteorology, 7th floor.
  • Date/Hour:  06-03- 2015/ 12:30
  • Contact: Ester Aliu
  • Abstract: 


Thursday, 12 February, 2015

An Astrobiology morning at the UB

Astrobiology is a discipline that explores the possibility of the existence of appropriate environmental conditions for the emergence and establishment of life in the universe.

This session, organized by the Biology faculty with the collaboration of the DAM, aims to illustrate some current issues in this field with the contribution of astrophysics, biogeochemists, geologists, chemists and microbiologists which demonstrates the mainstreaming of this discipline.

Attendance is free, registration is recommended here 

  • Date: 6 March 2015
  • Place: Aula magna de la facultat de Biologia
  • Coordination and contact

Coordinator: Andrea Butturini (Dept. Ecologia) 
More information: tel: 934031378; e-mail: abutturini_at_ub.edu 


Tuesday, 13 January, 2015


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