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Cosmology at Cambridge

From the outside, Cambridge can look a confusing place to apply to for cosmology since research in this area is conducted in three departments: DAMTP , Institute of Astronomy and Physics (Cavendish Laboratory). Students are affiliated with one of these, but there is a lot of interaction across departments facilitated by the KICC. Links to the respective Graduate Admissions pages are below:

Senior Fellows and researchers who can take students will be listed below when information is available.

KICC Annual Report 2018

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Detecting galaxy halo heating from accreting black holes

Oct 25, 2019

Scientists at the Kavli Institute have identified hot gas around the most luminous quasar at an epoch when the universe was less than 4 billion years old.

Stormy cluster weather could unleash black hole power and explain lack of cosmic cooling

Oct 17, 2019

“Weather” in clusters of galaxies may explain a longstanding puzzle, according to a team of researchers at the University of Cambridge.

A Reanalysis of Planck

Oct 14, 2019

Members of KICC since its foundation and longstanding members of the Planck collaboration, Prof. George Efstathiou and Dr. Steven Gratton recently uploaded their detailed reanalysis of the Planck satellite Cosmic Microwave Background data to the arXiv preprint server.

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