Black holes, gravitational waves, Big Bang, inflationary Universe, supernovae, solar physics and stars are the main topics of research at CENTRA.


CENTRA is a research unit of Instituto Superior Técnico (IST). CENTRA is composed of two groups: Gravitation in Técnico (GRIT) and Cosmos and Stars (COSTAR). CENTRA has now started a collaboration with the Scientific and Space Instrumentation and Modeling (SIM).


Upcoming Events


7th Astrophysics and Gravitation School

Sep. 05 - Sep. 10