Jeremiah Ostriker was awarded an honorary Doctor of Science degree for his lifelong contribution to the sciences during Princeton's commencement exercises on June 6, 2017. Jerry joined the Princeton faculty in 1965, was a leader in the development of the Sloan Digital Sky Survey, went on to become the Astrophysical Sciences department chair and
Tuesday, Jun 6, 2017
Wednesday, May 3, 2017
Principal Investigator Gaspar Bakos has been awarded $1M through the Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation for a project at Princeton dubbed HATPI – “HAT” from the Hungarian-made Automated Telescope and “PI” for the sky co
Thursday, Mar 23, 2017
Five exceptional scientists receive L’Oréal-UNESCO For Women in Science Award
Thursday, Mar 2, 2017
Pilot programs build bridges, add diversity for promising scholars interested in graduate study
Monday, Feb 27, 2017
A multinational collaborative effort led by the National Astronomical Observatory of Japan, including scientists from Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton University, released the first dataset from the Hyper Suprime-Cam Subaru Strategic Program (
Tuesday, Feb 21, 2017
Assistant Professor of Astrophysical Sciences, Matthew Kunz, has been awarded a two-year Alfred P. Sloan Research Fellowship in Physics for 2017.
Wednesday, Feb 15, 2017
Congratulations to Sasha Philippov who was featured on Tuesday's lead news on the Princeton homepage.