Amy Barger Wins Kellett Award

Congratulations, Amy, on a 2017 Kellett Award for her seminal contributions to our understanding of galaxy formation and black hole growth.

Apr.03.2017 | Continue Reading »

WHAM Sky Survey: Public Release

The first all-sky kinematic survey of ionized gas in the Milky Way is now available for download to the community.

Mar.17.2017 | Continue Reading »

Congratulations DK, 2017 Chambliss Award Winner

Madison Graduate student Dhanesh Krishnarao was awarded a 2017 Chambliss Award for exemplary research presented in a poster at the 229th AAS meeting in Grapevine, TX. Congratulations!

Jan.31.2017 | Continue Reading »

Star Tracker Guides Rocket to Success

The Wisconsin-built Star Tracker 5000 did it again: it guided the Polar Night Nitric Oxide or PolarNOx payload atop a Black Brant IX sounding rocket for a successful observation of Earth's atmosphere, launching from Alaska.

Jan.31.2017 | Continue Reading »

Snezana Stanimirovic Named 2017 Vilas Associate

UW-Astronomy Professor Snezana Stanimirovic was named a 2017 Vilas Associate - congratulations on this well-deserved honor.

Jan.17.2017 | Continue Reading »

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