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 »

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 »

The Fall 2016 Washburn Observer

Read our latest newsletter, with exciting science, updates on department news, stories about life as an astronomer, and much more.

Dec.21.2016 | Continue Reading »

Filaments and Swirls in a Massive Galaxy

With the help of the Hubble Space Telescope, a team of scientists including Jay Gallagher and Ellen Zweibel have imaged the messy gas in the galaxy NGC 4696.

Dec.07.2016 | Continue Reading »

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