Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Martin Harwit Wins PROSE Award

Martin Harwit Wins PROSE...

Mar 11 - The 2013 PROSE Awards winners were announced February 6, 2014 at the PROSE Awards Luncheon in Washington, DC.   Read more ›

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

Joyce Byun, a graduate student in cosmology

Research Highlight

Research Highlight

Graduate Student, Jason Hofgartner, talks about his recent paper: "Does ice float in Titan's lakes and seas?" by Jason Hofgartner and Jonathan Lunine.

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Carl Ferkinhoff, a graduate student in sub-mm instrumentation and astronomy

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).

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Featured Event
Dust Production in Luminous Blue Variables and Supernovae

Apr. 18

Ryan Lau will be discussing various methods of dust production (and destruction) including recent observations... Read more ›

Fact of the Day

Fact #8: Cosmic Combat

Antares (think anti-Ares) is known as the rival of Mars because Mars passes by this bright red star, "challenging" the planet as it nears.