The Washburn Astronomical Laboratories is a new organization within the department dedicated to the development and implementation of astronomical instrumentation.
Feb.12.2013 | Continue Reading »
Graduate students Natalie Gosnell and Andrew Schechtman-Rook have received Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards for the exemplary research they presented at poster sessions at the American Astronomical Society (AAS) meeting.
Jan.31.2013 | Continue Reading »
Graduate student Andrew Schechtman-Rook has received the 2012-13 Whitford Award for his development of techniques to realistically model the three-dimensional distributions of dust and stars in galaxies.
Jan.28.2013 | Continue Reading »
Using Hubble Space Telescope data, graduate student Natalie Gosnell is investigating the formation mechanisms of blue straggler stars. She also worked to implement departmental policies.
Jan.24.2013 | Continue Reading »
The fall 2012 issue of the department newsletter is now available online.
Dec.13.2012 | Continue Reading »