- IFA compromised with preparing new generations of scientistsSeptember 24, 2015. IFA News Many professors, post-docs and students belonging to the Instituto de Física y Astronomía - IFA will be giving astronomy talks during the month of October in support of the Explora Project "1000 científicos, 1000 aulas" covering subjects like astrostatistics, galactic and extragalactic astronomy, in the cities of Viña del Mar, Calle Larga (IV Regi...Read more
- Doctorado en Astrofísica Acreditado por tres añosAgosto 28, 2015. Noticia IFA El Instituto de Física y Astronomia se complace en anunciar que con fecha 26 de agosto 2015, la Comisión Nacional de Acreditación CNA acordó acreditar el Programa de Doctorado en Astrofísica por un periodo de tres años. El Programa, dictado por nuestra Universidad, tiene como Director al Dr. Matthias Sch...Read more
- Interdisciplinary La Serena School for Data Science 2015 beginsAugust 18, 2015. IFA News On sunday August 16, the third version of the Escuela de Data Science de La Serena organized by REUNA commenced, in which students from all over the world (mainly chileans and northamericans) have the opportunity of establishing direct contact with one of the subjects of major proyection within the applied sciences: advances in knowledge by efficient use of great data bases. In this case, with applications mainly related to astronomy (but with parallel subjects re...Read more
The Physics and Astronomy Institute (IFA) of the University of Valparaiso offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in Physics and Astronomy. Its vibrant community of faculty, research staff and students works on a wide range of topics in physics and astronomy while carrying out an ambitious Outreach Program for the astronomical sciences. We are permanently stimulated by the close and collaborative relationship of the Institute with the Center for Astrophysics of Valparaíso, CAV, who permanently dictate Seminars for the benefit of our Undergraduate and postgraduate students.