Research began here at UW explores triggering mechanism of high velocity outflows
Nov.13.2014 | Continue Reading »
As the MaNGA survey provides data, we congratulate these Wisconsin Astronomers who contributed their expertise to the project. Here's a run-down on who was involved.
Jul.21.2014 | Continue Reading »
The Sloan 4 Digital Sky Survey 4 began operations on July 1. Wisconsin's Astronomy department played key roles in its development.
Jul.14.2014 | Continue Reading »
UW Astronomers show that mysterious blue straggler stars form through mass transfer in binary systems by identifying white dwarf "corpses" of former companion stars with the Hubble Space Telescope.
Feb.27.2014 | Continue Reading »
The first set of 17 IFUs for the Sloan IV MaNGA Survey has been installed at APO and commissioning is now underway. The IFUs were designed and tested at Washburn Labs under the leadership of Matt Bershady.
Feb.05.2014 | Continue Reading »