Laboratory of Astrophysics

Welcome

The Laboratory of Astrophysics (LASTRO) at the EPFL contains a wide range of complementary expertise, with a focus on advanced research and high-quality education of the next generation of astronomers.

With a presence at two locations, the EPFL campus in Lausanne and the Astronomical Observatory at Sauverny near Geneva, the research team at LASTRO takes a leading role in various international consortiums and projects focused on extragalactic astrophysics and observational cosmology.