10th anniversary of REU program

This summer marked the 10th birthday of the REU (Research Experience for Undergraduates) program hosted jointly by the Astronomy and Physics Departments.

Aug.06.2011 | Continue Reading »

Professors Stanimirovic & Heinz Awarded Tenure

The Department of Astronomy is pleased to announce the promotion of Sebastian Heinz and Snezana Stanimirovic to associate professors with tenure.

Aug.01.2011 | Continue Reading »

Shocking News About a Neutron Star

Neutron stars can make jets just about as efficiently as black holes.

Jul.11.2011 | Continue Reading »

International Stellar Polarimetry Meeting Honors Long Tradition at UW

A group of 75 astronomers from around the world attended the “Stellar Polarimetry: From Birth to Death” meeting at UW-Madison from June 27-30.

Jun.27.2011 | Continue Reading »

UW Spectrograph to Be Commissioned on SALT

Exciting times for UW-Madison instrument builders.

Jun.01.2011 | Continue Reading »

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