UDP: Astronomy and Solar Energy

Did you know that Chile has one of the best and clearest skies on earth to observe the universe? In this course, fully taught in English, you will understand the power of the light during day and night and also you will explore how the daylight and solar energy is used in Chile to power it´s transition towards sustainable energy. Besides, this course includes a field trip to the Northern part of Chile (Antofagasta) to visit and observe the sky in different ways, to live the on-site experience of observing the stars and the sun after studying the theory behind all these phenomenon for three weeks. We will be happy to accept students from all study areas, it will be a multidisciplinary course. For more information please clic here.