Astrophysics Research

Maynooth University has a long track record of research in astrophysics with high involvement in projects such as Planck, and Herschel. Postgraduate students and staff are presently researching projects which will be launched on the Planck or Herschel satellites. Graduates of the department have gone on to work with JPL and NASA.

Research Groups

Maynooth University has the following astrophysics research groups:

For a listing of experimental physics research groups go to: Experimental Physics Research.

For a listing of all research groups in the department go to: Our Research.

International Collaborations

The Astrophysics Research Groups are involved in collaborative research projects with the following facilities: