Department of Astronomy Center for Radiophysics & Space Research

Spotlight on Astronomy
Prof Bean elected fellow of APS

Prof Bean elected fellow...

Oct 20 - Rachel Bean, associate professor of astronomy and director of graduate studies, was elected for her contributions to the understanding of dark energy and her cosmological observations to constrain physics beyond the...   Read more ›

Research Highlight

Research Highlight

Graduate Student, T. K. Daisy Leung, talks about her recent paper: "A Massive Molecular Gas Reservoir in the z=2.221 Type-2 Quasar Host Galaxy SMMJ0939+8315 lensed by the Radio Galaxy 3C220.3"

Planet Walk

Planet Walk

Sagan Planet Walk

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Tyler Pauly is a graduate student working with Dr. Greg Sloan and Dr. Robin Garrod on the chemical evolution of star-forming clouds, young stellar objects (YSOs) and evolved stellar objects.

Student Spotlight

Student Spotlight

Riccardo Pavesi, a graduate student in the Department of Astronomy

Graduate Studies

Graduate Studies

Third Year Grad Students...

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Fact of the Day

Fact #5: Cosmic Popcorn Anyone?

The Cosmic Microwave Background that we detect today started traveling towards us over 13 billion years ago.