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Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

New views on the Galaxy and its satellites from the Gaia space mission

Amina Helmi (Groeningen University)

Wednesday 23/01/2019 @ 11:30, Sala IV piano Battiferro

The recent 2nd data release of the Gaia mission is revolutionizing our understanding of the Milky Way and its constituents. In this talk, I will highlight a few of the first results stemming from the analysis of this truly spectacular dataset. In particular, I will focus on what we have learned about the dynamics and assembly of the Milky Way and its satellites thus far