Professor Tremonti wins prestiguous NSF CAREER grant

The award aims to support junior faculty who exemplify the role of teacher-scholars through outstanding research, excellent education and the integration of education and research. Tremonti will use the award to advance our understanding of the…

Jan.21.2016 | Continue Reading »

Congratulations Sebastian Heinz, Winner of the 2016 HEAD Mid-Career Prize

The Mid-Career Prize is awarded by the High Energy Astrophysics Divison of the American Astronomical Society for a significant advance or accomplishment in high-energy astrophysics by an astronomer within 15 years of receiving his or her doctorate.

Jan.15.2016 | Continue Reading »

The Fall 2015 Washburn Observer

Read out latest newsletter, with exciting science, updates on department news, stories about the impact your gift makes, and much more.

Dec.21.2015 | Continue Reading »

Blakesley Burkart Finalist for 2016 APS Outstanding Thesis Award

UW alumna Blakesey Burkhart is one of three finalists for the 2016 APS Thesis Awart, which recognizes doctoral thesis in research in Astrophysics by the American Physical Society.

Dec.17.2015 | Continue Reading »

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Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Feb.06.2016 | Details »

Magnetic Fields in the Universe

Professor Alex Lazarian, UW-Madison Astronomy Dept.

Space Place; Feb.09.2016 | Details »

"Gas dynamics and star formation in dwarf galaxies"

Federico Lelli, , Case Western Reserve University

Colloquium; Feb.11.2016 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Feb.13.2016 | Details »

"Compact Neutron Star Binary Assembly in the Universe"

Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz, Jeff & Julie Diermeier Distinguished Visitor, UCSC

Colloquium; Lunch Talk; Special Event; Feb.16.2016 | Details »

"New Tools for Galactic Archaeology from the Milky Way"

Gail Zasowski, , Johns Hopkins University

Colloquium; Feb.18.2016 | Details »

Colloquium 02/25/2016—Warren Skidmore

Warren Skidmore,, Thirty Meter Telescope

Colloquium; Feb.25.2016 | Details »

Colloquium 03/03/2016—Tiem Hoang

Tiem Hoang,, CITA

Colloquium; Mar.03.2016 | Details »

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