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Bottom row: Jaiyul Yoo, Lucio Mayer, Elena Gavagnin, Valentina Tamburello, Aleksandra Sokolowska, Sarah Nickerson, Simon Grimm, Natalie Tkachenko, Raymond Angelil; middle row: Michael Butler, Prasenjit Saha, Michael Rieder, Volker Hoffmann, Davide Fiacconi, Suzanne Wilde, ?, George Lake, Regina Schmid, Romain Teyssier; top row: Rok Roskar, Jurg Diemand, Jae-Min Lee, Manuel Rabold, Thomas Peters, Christian Reinhardt, Doug Potter, Joachim Stadel, Valentin Perret. (9th of April, 2014)

Center for Theoretical Astrophysics
and Cosmology
Institute for Computational Science
University of Zurich
Winterthurerstrasse 190
8057 Zurich

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October 2016

Wie Riesenplaneten entstehen

Junge Planeten werden aus Gas und Staub gebildet. Um herauszufinden, was bei ihrer Geburt genau passiert, simulierten die Astrophysikerin Judit Szulágyi von der ETH Zürich und der UZH-Astrophysiker Lucio Mayer unterschiedliche Szenarien am Schweizer Supercomputerzentrum (CSCS).


Die Simulation zeigt die Entstehung eines jungen Planeten. (Bild: Frederic Masset, ETH Zürich / CSCS).

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Upcoming Events

Carving through the Codes: Challenges in Computational Astrophysics

12-17 February, 2017 in Davos, Switzerland

Thin, Thick and Dark Disks

Monte Verità conference center, Ascona, Switzerland, 23-28 July 2017

Past Events

Mini Symposium
Theoretical Astrophysics & Cosmology

3 - 4 Feb 2015

Good Sense and Dominant Ideology in Galaxy and Planet Formation and Evolution
6 - 11 July 2014, at Centro Stefano Franscini in Ascona, Switzerland

Exascale Computing in Astrophysics 
8 - 13 September 2013, Ascona, Switzerland

Perturbative approaches to redshift space distortions
11 - 13 July 2012, Zurich, Switzerland

LSS13
30 June - July 5 July 2013, Ascona, Switzerland