About us

Extremes collide in outer space: unimaginable distances, gigantic galaxies - as well as tiny particles that are, however, of substantial significance for the development of the Universe. In order to be able to explore the developmental steps and epochs of the Universe, different areas in physics have to work together. In the Excellence Cluster Universe, nuclear and particle physicists, cosmologists, astronomers and astrophysicists join forces to shed light on the secrets of the Universe. Read more ...

 

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16.09.2016

The death of a planet nursery?

The dusty disk surrounding the star TW Hydrae exhibits circular features that may signal the formation of protoplanets. LMU astrophysicist Barbara ...

08.08.2016

Discovery of a time-resolved supernova signal in Earth’s microfossils

Physicists from the Technical University of Munich (TUM) have succeeded in detecting a time-resolved supernova signal in the Earth’s microfossil ...

20.07.2016

The Excellence Cluster Universe mourns the death of Thomas Würstl

After a serious illness Thomas Würstl died yesterday only a few days after his 56th birthday. Thomas Würstl was employed as an accountant at the ...

public events

10.10.2016, 19:00

Café & Kosmos: Gravitationswellen: Beben der Raumzeit

Wenige Monate nach der Fertigstellung der Allgemeinen Relativitätstheorie im November 1915 erkannte...

23.11.2016, 09:00

Lehrerfortbildung Kosmologie

Am Mittwoch, 23. November 2016 veranstaltet der Exzellenzcluster Universe der Technischen...

scientific events

04.10.2016

Introductory Course on Astrophysics and Cosmology (Part 1)

An event for Cluster PhD students and other interested people: This course covers the basics of...

05.10.2016

Introductory Course on Astrophysics and Cosmology (Part 2)

An event for Cluster PhD students and other interested people: This course covers the basics of...

06.10.2016

Introductory Course on Astrophysics and Cosmology (Part 3)

An event for Cluster PhD students and other interested people: This course covers the basics of...

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