The ICCUB researcher Licia Verde has been interviewed by Cristina Sen, a La Vanguardia journalist.
Licia Verde has been awarded the Premi Nacional de Recerca 2018 and this article describes her scientific career and the obstacles that this entails.
Licia Verde is an ICREA professor since 2007, and belongs to the Cosmology and Large Scale Structure research group at the Institute of Cosmos Sciences. Cosmology is the field of astrophysics that studies the origin, evolution and composition of the universe. Her group focuses on finding explanations for some of the still unanswered questions of cosmology, such as what dark energy is, or what originated the universe’s primordial perturbations.