Recently there have been tremendous developments in the field of cosmology. The main areas of research range from theoretical to observational cosmology and astrophysics, galaxy surveys, theories of modified gravity, galaxy clusters, inflation and the cosmic microwave background.

Below is a non-exhaustive list of researchers in the Sao Paulo area:


Rogério Rosenfeld


Fabio Iocco

Rafael Porto

USP (Dep. of Mathematical Physics):

Élcio Abdalla

Raul Abramo

Marcos Lima

USP (Dept. of Astronomy)

Gastão Lima Neto

José Ademir S. de Lima

Claudia M. de Oliveira

Laerte Sodré Jr.