Basílio Santiago: Professional Web Page

Current address:


Campus do Vale

Av. Bento Gonçalves, 9500

Porto Alegre, RS. CEP: 91501-970


Tel.: 55 21 51 33086441

Fax.: 55 21 51 33087286





- I have studied Physical Sciences at the Instituto de Física da Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro at the undergraduate level (1983-1987).

- My graduate studies in Astrophysics were carried out at Observatório Nacional do Rio de Janeiro and at the Astronomy Department - Caltech. (1988-1993)

- As a Postdoctoral fellow, I spent 3 years at the Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge University, United Kingdom (1993-1996).

- I am currently a lecturer at the Departamento de Astronomia, Instituto de Física, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul. (1997- )


Here is my list of published, accepted or submitted papers.


I have on going projects related to the three major areas of University life:


- Lecturing (in Portuguese)

- Research (in English)

- Public Outreach (in Portuguese)


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