Dark Matter constraints from high energy astrophysical observations

  1. Daniel Nieto Castaño
Supervised by:
  1. Juan Abel Barrio Uña Director

Defence university: Universidad Complutense de Madrid

Year of defence: 2012

  1. Estructura de la Materia, Física Térmica y Electrónica

Type: Thesis


There is strong evidence for the existence of dark matter in the Universe. In the paradigm of the Concordance Cosmological Model, 83% of the mass density in the Universe cannot be explained with ordinary baryonic matter and requires an additional non-baryonic component. Without a doubt, understanding this dark matter is one of the most important topics of physics today...