Velocity Gradients in Nature

UW Astronomers have developed a more accessible and much cheaper approach to surveying interstellar magnetic fields — one of the most potent forces in nature, which weave through space in our galaxy and beyond.

Jun.10.2019 | Continue Reading »

Professor Stanimirovic Wins 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship

Please join us in congratulating Professor Snezana Stanimirovic on winning a 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship, honoring and supprting her work on understanding the nature of interstellar gas and dust clouds.

Apr.11.2019 | Continue Reading »

2019 Day of the Badger

Bring out your Bucky Gear: April 9, 2019 is the first ever Day of the Badger. Show your Badger pride by giving to our department and help us compete in the competition!

Apr.08.2019 | Continue Reading »

Ellen Zweibel Wins Hilldale Award

Join us in congratulating Professor Ellen Zweibel on winning the 2019 Hilldale Award in the Physical Sciences. The Secretary of the Faculty annually recognizes four professors from the University of Wisconsin–Madison for distinguished…

Mar.28.2019 | Continue Reading »

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Winter Welcome Back Mixer 1.28.20

Special Event; Jan.28.2020 | Details »

1/30/20 - Colloquium Talk - “Some Interesting Issues in Galactic Dynamics”

Elena D'Onghia, UW Madison Astronomy Department

Colloquium; Jan.30.2020 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Feb.05.2020 | Details »

02/06/2020 Colloquium Talk - “X-raying the Interstellar Medium”

Dr. Eddie Schalfly , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

Colloquium; Feb.06.2020 | Details »

2/13/2020 - Colloquium Talk-“Diffusion and dispersion in anisotropic magnetohydrodynamic turbulence”

Dr. Jane Pratt, Georgia State University Physics and Astronomy

Colloquium; Feb.13.2020 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Feb.19.2020 | Details »

02/27/20 - Colloquium Talk: “The life cycle of galaxies in clusters over 10 billion years”

Greg Rudnick, Diretor of Graduate Studies, , University of Kansas, Department ot Physics and Astronomy

Colloquium; Feb.27.2020 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Mar.04.2020 | Details »

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