Welcome, 2013/14 Class of Grad Students

The UW-Madison Astronomy Department welcomes the incoming 2013/2014 class of graduate students.

Sep.09.2013 | Continue Reading »

High School Intern Measures Milky Way Rotation Curve

Madison West High School student Shauna Jacob worked as an intern this summer with Professor Snezana Stanimirovic's research group and used the 2.3-meter SRT constructed at the Pine Bluff Observatory.

Sep.05.2013 | Continue Reading »

Ellen Zweibel Podcast on Cosmic Rays

Professor Ellen Zweibel talks about the microphysics and macrophysics of cosmic rays in this Physics of Plasmas podcast.

Aug.19.2013 | Continue Reading »

Bob Mathieu Appointed Interim Director of Wisconsin Center for Education Research

Professor Bob Mathieu is the new interim director of the Wisconsin Center for Education Research (WCER) at the UW-Madison School of Education.

Aug.08.2013 | Continue Reading »

New Campus Supercomputer Simulates Stellar Migration

UW-Astronomy postdoc Carlos Vera-Ciro and Assistant Professor Elena D'Onghia have just completed the first massively parallel scientific simulation at the new UW-Madison supercomputer.

Aug.04.2013 | Continue Reading »

UW-Madison Astronomy Home