Published Date:December 6, 2017
Prof. Joaquin Vieira, grad students Kedar Phadke and SreeVani Jarugula, and undergrad Sydney Lower are among the astronomers who have made recent discoveries about how galaxies were formed...
December 6, 2017
Published Date:November 17, 2017
Daniel George won first place in the SC17 ACM Student Research Competition!! This work included new deep learning algorithms, black hole simulations with the Einstein Toolkit, and LIGO gravitational wave data analysis. Congratulations, Daniel!
November 17, 2017
Published Date:November 14, 2017
Prof. Joaquin Vieira and graduate student Kedar Phadke will be among the first astronomers to observe with NASA’s $10B James Webb Space Telescope, launching in 2019.
November 14, 2017
Published Date:October 20, 2017
It is a great pleasure to proudly announce that our own Prof. Gabrielle Allen was elected a 2017 Fellow of the APS. Being elected an APS Fellow is a major recognition of her professional accomplishment from the leading organization of physicists. She provides international leadership in development of widely-used simulation frameworks for numerical relativity, relativistic astrophysics, and other areas...
October 20, 2017
Published Date:October 19, 2017
The Astronomy Building recently underwent an overhaul of its HVAC system, which led to a dramatic decrease in our energy use. As a result, Astronomy is being awarded a 2017 Energy Conservation Incentive Program (ECIP) award! Congratulations!
October 19, 2017