Foto_gg.jpeg_thumb90

Gaspar Galaz Lladser

Profesor Titular, Director, Instituto de Astrofísica

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE, FACULTAD DE FÍSICA, DEPARTAMENTO DE ASTRONOMÍA Y ASTROFÍSICA

Santiago, Chile

Líneas de Investigación


Extragalactic Astronomy; Galaxy evolution; Cosmology; GALAXY FORMATION; COSMOLOGY; NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS; Radioastronomy; Galactic Structure; Star formation

Educación

  •  Astrofísica, Université Paris VII - Denis Diderot. Francia, 1997
  •  Astronomia, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 1993
  •  Física, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE. Chile, 1991

Experiencia Académica

  •   Profesor Titular Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Física

    Santiago, Chile

    2001 - A la fecha

  •   Pprofesor Asociado Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2007 - 2018

  •   Profesor Asistente Full Time

    PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

    Santiago, Chile

    2001 - 2007

  •   Postdoctoral Fellow Full Time

    Carnegie Institution of Washington

    Chile

    1998 - 2001

Experiencia Profesional

  •   Andes-Carnegie Fellow Full Time

    Carnegie Institution of Washington

    Chile

    1998 - 2001

Formación de Capital Humano


Several bachelor and master students.


Difusión y Transferencia


Part of a patent between Obstech and Pontificia Universidad Caólica de Chile.


Premios y Distinciones

  •   Andes-Carnegie Fellowship

    CARNEGIE OBSERVATORIES

    Chile, 1998

    Andes-Carnegie Fellowship in Astronomy


 

Article (132)

A Lyman-alpha protocluster at redshift 6.9
Intrinsic Morphology of Ultra-diffuse Galaxies
Lessons on Star-forming Ultra-diffuse Galaxies from the Stacked Spectra of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey
Massive Low Surface Brightness Galaxies in the EAGLE Simulation
Massive low-surface-brightness galaxies in the EAGLE simulation
The Next Generation Fornax Survey (NGFS): VII. A MUSE view of the nuclear star clusters in Fornax dwarf galaxies
The Next Generation Fornax Survey (NGFS): VII. A MUSE view of the nuclear star clusters in Fornax dwarf galaxies
Design for the First Narrowband Filter for the Dark Energy Camera: Optimizing the LAGER Survey for z similar to 7 Galaxies
The Ly? Luminosity Function and Cosmic Reionization at z?7.0: A Tale of Two LAGER Fields
The Next Generation Fornax Survey (NGFS). V. Discovery of a Dwarf-Dwarf Galaxy Pair at z=0.30 and Its Characterization Using Deep VLT/MUSE Observations
The Next Generation Fornax Survey (NGFS). VI. The Alignment of Dwarf Galaxies in the Fornax Cluster
The LABOCA/ACT Survey of Clusters at All Redshifts: Multiwavelength Analysis of Background Submillimeter Galaxies
The Next Generation Fornax Survey (NGFS). II. The Central Dwarf Galaxy Population
First Results from the Lyman Alpha Galaxies in the Epoch of Reionization (LAGER) Survey: Cosmological Reionization at z similar to 7
First Spectroscopic Confirmations of z similar to 7.0 Ly alpha Emitting Galaxies in the LAGER Survey
The nature of 50 Palermo Swift-BAT hard X-ray objects through optical spectroscopy
UBVRIz LIGHT CURVES OF 51 TYPE II SUPERNOVAE
DEEP OPTICAL IMAGES OF MALIN 1 REVEAL NEW FEATURES
UNVEILING A RICH SYSTEM OF FAINT DWARF GALAXIES IN THE NEXT GENERATION FORNAX SURVEY
UNVEILING A RICH SYSTEM OF FAINT DWARF GALAXIES IN THE NEXT GENERATION FORNAX SURVEY
Accurate classification of 75 counterparts of objects detected in the 54-month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Accurate classification of 75 counterparts of objects detected in the 54-month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Accurate classification of 75 counterparts of objects detected in the 54-month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Accurate classification of 75 counterparts of objects detected in the 54-month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Extended HCN and HCO+ Emission in the Starburst Galaxy M82
EXTENDED HCN AND HCO+ EMISSION IN THE STARBURST GALAXY M82
BL Lacertae identifications in a ROSAT-selected sample of Fermi unidentified objects
Stellar population properties for a sample of hard X-ray AGNs
Stellar population properties for a sample of hard X-ray AGNs
Stellar population properties for a sample of hard X-ray AGNs
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy X. A new multi-year, multi-observatory campaign
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy X. A new multi-year, multi-observatory campaign
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy X. A new multi-year, multi-observatory campaign
Accurate classification of 29 objects detected in the 39 month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Accurate classification of 29 objects detected in the 39 month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Accurate classification of 29 objects detected in the 39 month Palermo Swift/BAT hard X-ray catalogue
Low and high surface brightness galaxies at void walls
Low and high surface brightness galaxies at void walls
Low and high surface brightness galaxies at void walls
The low-grade Canal de las Montanas Shear Zone and its role in the tectonic emplacement of the Sarmiento Ophiolitic Complex and Late Cretaceous Patagonian Andes orogeny, Chile
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy IX. Twenty two more identifications, and a glance into the far hard X-ray Universe
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy IX. Twenty two more identifications, and a glance into the far hard X-ray Universe
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy IX. Twenty two more identifications, and a glance into the far hard X-ray Universe
LOW SURFACE BRIGHTNESS GALAXIES IN THE SDSS: THE LINK BETWEEN ENVIRONMENT, STAR-FORMING PROPERTIES, AND ACTIVE GALACTIC NUCLEI
Searching for active galactic nuclei among unidentified INTEGRAL sources
Searching for active galactic nuclei among unidentified INTEGRAL sources
Searching for active galactic nuclei among unidentified INTEGRAL sources
The XMM-LSS survey: optical assessment and properties of different X-ray selected cluster classes
The XMM-LSS survey=> optical assessment and properties of different X-ray selected cluster classes
PGC 0029664-1188757: PHOTOMETRY OF TWO INTERACTING GALAXIES AND THEIR DEBRIS
PGC 0029664-1188757: PHOTOMETRY OF TWO INTERACTING GALAXIES AND THEIR DEBRIS
PGC 0029664-1188757=> PHOTOMETRY OF TWO INTERACTING GALAXIES AND THEIR DEBRIS
REVEALING THE NATURE OF NEW UNIDENTIFIED INTEGRAL SOURCES
REVEALING THE NATURE OF NEW UNIDENTIFIED INTEGRAL SOURCES
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy VIII. Identification of 44 newly detected hard X-ray sources
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy VIII. Identification of 44 newly detected hard X-ray sources
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy VIII. Identification of 44 newly detected hard X-ray sources
A multi-wavelength survey of AGN in the XMM-LSS field I. Quasar selection via the KX technique
A multi-wavelength survey of AGN in the XMM-LSS field I. Quasar selection via the KX technique
A multi-wavelength survey of AGN in the XMM-LSS field I. Quasar selection via the KX technique
Accurate classification of 17 AGNs detected with Swift/BAT
Accurate classification of 17 AGNs detected with Swift/BAT
Accurate classification of 17 AGNs detected with Swift/BAT
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy. VII. Identification of 20 Galactic and extragalactic hard X-ray sources
(CO)-C-12(3-2) emission in spiral galaxies: Warm molecular gas in action?
(CO)-C-12(3-2) emission in spiral galaxies=> Warm molecular gas in action?
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - VI. A multi-observatory identification campaign
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - VI. A multi-observatory identification campaign
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - VI. A multi-observatory identification campaign
The agn nature of 11 out of 12 SWIFT/RXTE unidentified sources through optical and X-ray spectroscopy
The agn nature of 11 out of 12 SWIFT/RXTE unidentified sources through optical and X-ray spectroscopy
The agn nature of 11 out of 12 SWIFT/RXTE unidentified sources through optical and X-ray spectroscopy
The XMM-Large scale structure catalogue: X-ray sources and associated optical data. Version I
The XMM-Large scale structure catalogue: X-ray sources and associated optical data. Version I
The XMM-Large scale structure catalogue=> X-ray sources and associated optical data. Version I
The XMM-LSS survey: the Class 1 cluster sample over the initial 5 deg(2) and its cosmological modelling
The XMM-LSS survey: the Class 1 cluster sample over the initial 5 deg(2) and its cosmological modelling
The XMM-LSS survey=> the Class 1 cluster sample over the initial 5 deg(2) and its cosmological modelling
Bulge evolution in face-on spiral and low surface brightness galaxies
Bulge evolution in face-on spiral and low surface brightness galaxies
Bulge evolution in face-on spiral and low surface brightness galaxies
Optical and near-infrared observations of the peculiar type Ia supernova 1999ac
Optical and near-infrared observations of the peculiar type Ia supernova 1999ac
Optical and near-infrared observations of the peculiar type Ia supernova 1999ac
Sn 2005bf: A possible transition event between type Ib/c supernovae and gamma-ray bursts
Sn 2005bf: A possible transition event between type Ib/c supernovae and gamma-ray bursts
Sn 2005bf=> A possible transition event between type Ib/c supernovae and gamma-ray bursts
The Butcher-Oemler effect at z similar to 0.35: a change in perspective
The Butcher-Oemler effect at z similar to 0.35: a change in perspective
The Butcher-Oemler effect at z similar to 0.35=> a change in perspective
The multiwavelength survey by Yale-Chile (MUSYC): Survey design and deep public UBVRIZ ' images and catalogs of the extended Hubble Deep Field-South
The multiwavelength survey by Yale-Chile (MUSYC): Survey design and deep public UBVRIZ ' images and catalogs of the extended Hubble Deep Field-South
The multiwavelength survey by Yale-Chile (MUSYC)=> Survey design and deep public UBVRIZ ' images and catalogs of the extended Hubble Deep Field-South
The XMM Large-Scale Structure survey: a well-controlled X-ray cluster sample over the D1 CFHTLS area
The XMM Large-Scale Structure survey: a well-controlled X-ray cluster sample over the D1 CFHTLS area
The XMM Large-Scale Structure survey=> a well-controlled X-ray cluster sample over the D1 CFHTLS area
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - V. Identification and properties of 21 southern hard X-ray sources
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - V. Identification and properties of 21 southern hard X-ray sources
Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy - V. Identification and properties of 21 southern hard X-ray sources
Metamorphism and deformation of the Tobifera Formation in the Cordillera Riesco, Region of Magallanes, Chile: Evidences for its tectonic evolution Metamorfismo y deformación de la Formación Tobífera en la cordillera Riesco, región de Magallanes, Chile: Evidencias para su evolución tectónica
The galaxy luminosity function around groups
The galaxy luminosity function around groups
The galaxy luminosity function around groups
The nature of blue cores in spheroids: A possible connection with active galactic nuclei and star formation
The nature of blue cores in spheroids: A possible connection with active galactic nuclei and star formation
The nature of blue cores in spheroids=> A possible connection with active galactic nuclei and star formation
The XMM large-scale structure survey: an initial sample of galaxy groups and clusters to a redshift z < 0.6
The XMM large-scale structure survey: an initial sample of galaxy groups and clusters to a redshift z < 0.6
The XMM large-scale structure survey=> an initial sample of galaxy groups and clusters to a redshift z < 0.6
Candidate tidal dwarf galaxies in the compact group CG J1720-67.8
Candidate tidal dwarf galaxies in the compact group CG J1720-67.8
Candidate tidal dwarf galaxies in the compact group CG J1720-67.8
CG J1720 67.8: A detailed analysis of optical and infrared properties of a new ultracompact group of galaxies
CG J1720 67.8: A detailed analysis of optical and infrared properties of a new ultracompact group of galaxies
CG J1720 67.8=> A detailed analysis of optical and infrared properties of a new ultracompact group of galaxies
Optical photometry of the type Ia supernova 1999ee and the type Ib/c supernova 1999ex in IC 5179
Optical photometry of the type Ia supernova 1999ee and the type Ib/c supernova 1999ex in IC 5179
Optical photometry of the type Ia supernova 1999ee and the type Ib/c supernova 1999ex in IC 5179
Properties of low surface brightness galaxies and normal spirals in the near-infrared
Properties of low surface brightness galaxies and normal spirals in the near-infrared
The Type Ia supernova 1999aw: A probable 1999aa-like event in a low-luminosity host galaxy
The Type Ia supernova 1999aw: A probable 1999aa-like event in a low-luminosity host galaxy
The Type Ia supernova 1999aw=> A probable 1999aa-like event in a low-luminosity host galaxy
The distance to SN 1999em from the expanding photosphere method
The distance to SN 1999em from the expanding photosphere method
The distance to SN 1999em from the expanding photosphere method
E plus A galaxies in the near-infrared: Broadband photometry
E plus A galaxies in the near-infrared: Broadband photometry
E plus A galaxies in the near-infrared=> Broadband photometry
E+A galaxies in the near-infrared: Broadband photometry
Investigating new planetary nebulae in the southern hemisphere
Investigating new planetary nebulae in the southern hemisphere

Abstract (1)

THE NATURE OF FIFTY PALERMO SWIFT-BAT HARD X-RAY OBJECTS THROUGH OPTICAL SPECTROSCOPY

BookWhole (1)

Galaxias, Islas del Universo

ConferencePaper (2)

How Isolated are Low Surface Brightness Galaxies? News from SDSS
Near-IR imaging of LSB galaxies: the high and low HI content cases

Proyecto (5)

UNVEILING THE PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE INTERSTELLAR MEDIUM IN LOW SURFACE BRIGHTNESS GALAXIES
LIGHTING UP THE DARK UNIVERSE
THE IMPACT ENVIRONMENT ON STELLAR FORMATION IN LOW SURFACE BRIGHTNESS GALAXIES.
DENSE MOLECULAR GAS IN STARBURSTS AND AGN.
IMPROVING OUR UNDERSTANDING OF LOW SURFACE BRIGHTNESS GALAXIES

Review (3)

Unveiling the nature of INTEGRAL objects through optical spectroscopy VII. Identification of 20 Galactic and extragalactic hard X-ray sources
The ESO-Sculptor Survey: Evolution of late-type galaxies at redshifts 0.1-0.5
The ESO-Sculptor Survey: Luminosity functions of galaxies per spectral type at redshifts 0.1-0.5
67
Gaspar Galaz

Profesor Titular, Director, Instituto de Astrofísica

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE, FACULTAD DE FÍSICA, DEPARTAMENTO DE ASTRONOMÍA Y ASTROFÍSICA

Santiago, Chile

20
Dante Minniti

Professor

Facultad de Ciencias Exactas

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO

Santiago, Chile

15
Leopoldo Infante

Professor

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

6
Thomas Puzia

Associate Professor

Institute of Astrophysics

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE - DPTO. ASTRONOMIA Y ASTROFISICA

Santiago, Chile

5
Yasna Ordenes

Postdoctoral Fondecyt Fellowship

Astrophysics Institute

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

5
Luis Barrientos

Associate Professor, Director

Institute of Astrophysics

PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDAD CATOLICA DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

5
Evelyn Johnston

Assistant professor

Nucleo de Astronomia

Universidad Diego Portales

Santiago, Chile

4
José Maza

Full Professor

Astronomía

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

3
Paulina Lira

Associate Professor

Astronomía

Universidad de Chile

Santiago, Chile

3
Alejandra Rojas

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Universidad de Antofagasta

Antofagasta, Chile

3
Rodrigo Herrera-Camus

Profesor Asociado

Astronomía

Universidad de Concepción

Concepción, Chile

2
Ezequiel Treister

Associate Professor

Institute of Astrophysics

Pontificia Universidad Catolica

Santiago, Chile

2
Sebastian Lopez

Associate Professor

DEPARTAMENTO DE ASTRONOMIA

Santiago, Chile

2
Maria Ruiz

Profesor Titular

DEPARTAMENTO DE ASTRONOMÍA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Tom Richtler

DEPTO DE ASTRONOMIA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CONCEPCION

Concepcion, Chile

2
Monica Rubio

Full Professor

DEPARTENTO DE ASTRONOMIA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Francisco Hervé

ESCUELA DE CIENCIAS DE LA TIERRA, UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO/ DEPARTAMENTO DE GEOLOGÍA, UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

2
Mauricio Calderón

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

GEOLOGIA

Universidad del Desarrollo

SANTIAGO, Chile

1
LEONARDO Bronfman

Full Professor

Astronomy

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE, FACULTAD DE CIENCIAS FÍSICAS Y MATEMÁTICAS

Santiago, Chile

1
Roberto Assef

Profesor Titular

Núcleo de Astronomía de la Facultad de Ingeniería y Ciencias

Universidad Diego Portales

Santiago, Chile

1
Rolando Dünner

Associate Professor

Astrophysics

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
René Méndez

Profesor

Departamento de Astronomia

UNIVERSIDAD DE CHILE

Santiago, Chile

1
Theodoros Nakos

Gerente de Tecnología

Crux Technologies

Santiago, Chile

1
Paula Aguirre

Profesor Asistente

Escuela de Ingeniería

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

Santiago, Chile

1
Isabelle JARRY

Directora Licenciatura en Astronomía

Ciencias Físicas

UNIVERSIDAD ANDRES BELLO,

Santiago, Chile

1
Cristobal Sifon

Profesor Asociado

Instituto de Física

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaíso, Chile

1
Carlos Milovic

Profesor Asociado

Escuela de Ingenieria Electrica

Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso

Valparaiso, Chile