Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy

Peter Gierasch Receives...

Jul 10 - The Division for Planetary Sciences of the American Astronomical Society is pleased to award the 2014 Gerard P. Kuiper Prize for outstanding contribution to planetary science to Peter J...   Read more ›

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Denise Schmitz (REU summer '12), Luke Leisman (2nd year), Manolis Papastergis (6th year), Greg Hallenbeck (5th year), Mike Jones (2nd year), Betsey Adams (6th year).

Research Highlight

Research Highlight

Graduate student, Dustin Madison, writes about The Benefits of VLBI Astrometry to Pulsar Timing Array Searches for Gravitational Radiation

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Dan Tamayo, a graduate student in planetary science

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Jason Hofgartner, a graduate student in planetary science

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Joyce Byun, a graduate student in cosmology

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Fact of the Day

Fact #11: Hot Enough to Fry an Egg

Venus, not Mercury, has the hottest surface temperature for a planet due to the Greenhouse Effect.