Department of Physics and Astronomy

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New national laser centre


New postdoc: Albert Bruix Fusté

2014.04.07Albert Bruix will join the group of Bjørk Hammer

Upper secondary school pupils to study planets around other stars

2014.03.19Astrophysicists at Aarhus University have written a new textbook on exoplanets. The book is a new type of teaching resource that makes it possible for the pupils to work with real measurements from the Kepler space satellite.

Freeze! How to get molecules to stand still

2014.03.17Using a combination of laser beams and ice-cold gas, researchers at Aarhus University have succeeded in cooling molecules so much that they stand still and do as they are told.

Professor of time

2014.03.03Ulrik Uggerhøj, Department of Physics and Astronomy, has been appointed Professor of High-Energy Nuclear Physics at Aarhus University.

New space mission to search for ‘Earth 2’

2014.02.24The European Space Agency (ESA) has just decided to build the PLATO satellite, which is planned for launch in 2024. PLATO will begin a detailed search for planets orbiting alien stars. The aim is to find planets that resemble our own Earth. Aarhus University researchers – the only participants from Denmark – will play an active role in the PLATO mission.

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Department of Physics and Astronomy
Aarhus University
Ny Munkegade 120
DK-8000 Aarhus C

Tel: +45 8715 0000
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Aarhus University
Nordre Ringgade 1
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Tel: +45 8715 0000
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CVR no: 31119103

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