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Astrophysicists are researchers who deal with astrophysics , i.e. the application of physical methods to problems or the exploration of the cosmos .

Astrophysicists typically have a degree in physics and then specialized further. Since astrophysics is a subject that is almost exclusively located at universities and research institutes , astrophysicists are mostly physicists with a doctorate .

The transition between astrophysicists and astronomers is fluid.

The list of astrophysicists leads to biographies of researchers who have made important contributions to astrophysics.

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Wiktionary: Astrophysicists  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations