Dark Cosmology Centre – University of Copenhagen

Dark Cosmology Centre (DARK) is an astrophysics research centre of excellence at the Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen, focusing on the ‘dark Universe’: what is dark matter and dark energy, when did stars and black holes form, and what is the role of cosmic dust?


  • New astronomy center will reveal the cosmic dawn

    • 19-04-2017
    • Cosmic Dawn Center (DAWN) is a new basic research centre funded by the Danish National Research Foundation and located at the Niels Bohr Institute at the University of Copenhagen in close collaboration with DTU Space. »
  • Huge grant to quantum research

    • 19-04-2017
    • Danish National Research Foundation is willing to donate up to 62 million kroner to a new research centre at the Niels Bohr Institute. The new Centre of Excellence will be named Hybrid Quantum Networks (Hy – Q). »

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Calendar DARK

  • Talk by Sarah Pearson

    • 29-05-2017
    • Sarah Pearson, Columbia University, will give the talk "Gaps in Globular Cluster Streams: Pal 5 and the Galactic Bar" on Monday, May 29 at 2:00 PM.

  • SURF summer program

    • 19-06-2017
    • The CalTech SURF summer program will be held at DARK this year, from June 19 to September 1.


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