Our main research areas are: the study of galaxy clusters (mass estimates, galaxy evolution ...), proto-clusters, gravitationally lensed sources and deep cosmological surveys in the far-infrared with Herschel, detection and characterization of galaxy clusters with Euclid, cosmology wth galaxy clusters and galaxy clustering.

First Spanish Meeting on Galaxy Clusters ESAC, 7 & 8 November 2019

The active members of the galaxy clusters and cosmology group at ESAC in 2018 are :



We are involved in several large international collaborations as :

from low-redshift to high redshift clusters as well as proto-clusters.

Former members: Miguel Sanchez-Portal (ESO), Irene Pintos-Castro (Univeristy of Toronto), Tim Rawle (ESA@STScI), Joana Santos

2017 ESAC trainee: Sophia Milanov

Lastest publications :


Contact point: Bruno Altieri