Workshop Gaia Benchmark stars

The Núcleo Milenio ERIS, together with the European Southern Observatory (ESO) hosted a workshop entitled “Extending the Gaia Benchmark stars” throughout November. From the 14th until the 18th of the last month and thanks to the collaboration between Ditte Slumstrup and Paula Jofré, it was possible to bring together a team of experts to work …

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First contact

Things are happening! We are excited that Dr. Camilla Eldridge has accepted to join our team as a postdoc. Camilla comes from England, and did her PhD in Kingston University, London in the subject of Genetics and Evolutionary Biology. To welcome her, we decided to organise a 2-day brainstorm and put the concepts and questions …

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Students of the ERIS Millennium Nucleus obtain ANID scholarship

Anell Cornejo Cárdenas and Danielle de Brito Silva obtained the scholarship from the National Research and Development Agency (ANID in Spanish), an institution responsible for the management and execution of research programs and instruments in all fields that promote, encourage and develop knowledge, technology and innovate in science based on policies by the Ministry of …

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We’re accepting postdoc applications!

The “Millennium Nucleus for the Evolutionary Reconstruction of the InterStellar medium” (ERIS) invites applications for two 2-year postdoctoral positions in Santiago, Chile, with possible extension depending on funding.  The first position is to work on galactic chemical evolution and galaxy mergers,  and the second position is to work on stellar populations of the Milky Way. …

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