Congratulations Dhanesh Krishnarao on winning the 2016 Stebbins award for his work using the WHAM telescope to study the inner Sag-Car spiral arm of our Galaxy.
Oct.20.2016 | Continue Reading »
Noted astrophysicist Frank Shu will talk about reversing climate change when he visits the University of Wisconsin–Madison to deliver the Hilldale Lecture in the Physical Sciences.
Oct.06.2016 | Continue Reading »
Space travel at relativistic speeds has its dangers - just ask our very own Alex Lazarian and Badger alumni Thiem Hoang and Blakesley Burkhart.
Sep.18.2016 | Continue Reading »
We welcome four new Astro graduate students to Madison: Kendall Hall, Erika Carlson, Logan Jones, and Camilo Machuca.
Sep.16.2016 | Continue Reading »
We are proud to announce that UW-Madison Astronomy Professor Ellen Zweibel is the the 2016 James Clerk Maxwell Prize Winner for Plasma Physics. Congratulations on this tremendous honor!
Jul.21.2016 | Continue Reading »