Watch this video of the Washburn Labs built Star Tracker 5000 delivering another flawless performance on a sounding rocket flight to observe comet ISON.
Nov.26.2013 | Continue Reading »
Assistant Professor Elena D'Onghia was among the top young scientists selected to participate in the US Kavli Frontiers of Science symposium.
Nov.21.2013 | Continue Reading »
The Astronomy Department introduced 31 middle school girls to the life of an astronomer at a UW "Expanding Your Horizons" event.
Nov.19.2013 | Continue Reading »
Congratulations to Washburn Labs on a world premiere: the flawless delivery, installation, and inauguration of the first ever adaptive fiber IFUs for the WIYN telescope.
Nov.15.2013 | Continue Reading »
UW-Madison Astronomy Department grad Nick Pingel's (May 2013) first-author publication, "Characterizing the Turbulent Properties of the Starless Molecular Cloud MBM16," has been accepted for publication by the Astrophysical Journal.
Nov.14.2013 | Continue Reading »