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Dark Matter Map with Three Methods

UCL-led team uses new data science techniques for dark matter maps

A UCL led project within the Dark Energy Survey has used new Data Science techniques to improve maps of invisible Dark Matter.

Euclid spacecraft illustration

UCL led team awarded prestigious EU grant to prepare for data from ESA’s Euclid

A team of cosmologists from nine countries, led by UCL, have been awarded €1.6m in a prestigious EU Horizon 2020 grant to work across Europe in order to prepare for the next generation of astronomical data that will come from the European Space Agency Euclid mission.  More...

David Attenborough Talk

Kathleen Lonsdale Building Re-opened by Sir David Attenborough

UCL’s Kathleen Lonsdale Building, home to UCL Earth Sciences and groups from Chemistry, Astrophysics, and Mathematics, was re-opened by Sir David Attenborough on Tuesday 17 April following a £27.5 million refurbishment.  More...


UCL to lead European mission to study new planets

UCL is leading a multi-million pound European mission to study newly discovered planets after it was selected today as the next European Space Agency science mission. More...

Astrophysics Promotions

28 June 2017

We would like to congratulate the following people on their well-deserved promotions:

Dr Nick Achilleos promotion to Professor of Planetary Physics;

Dr Jay Farihi promotion to Reader in Astrophysics;

Dr Benjamin Joachimi promotion to Reader in Astrophysics;

Dr Andrew Pontzen promotion to Reader in Cosmology;

Dr Amelie Saintonge promotion to Reader in Extragalactic Astrophysics.

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