Seth Davidovits, a 2017 graduate of the Program in Plasma Physics in the Princeton University Department of Astrophysical Sciences, has won the 2018 Marshall N. Rosenbluth Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award presented by the American Physical Society (APS).
Thursday, Jul 12, 2018
Presidential Award for STEM mentorship awarded to Gillian Knapp, Professor Emerita of Astrophysical Sciences at Princeton
Monday, Jul 2, 2018
The Presidential Award for Excellence in Science, Mathematics and Engineering Mentoring (PAESMEM) was awarded to Gillian Knapp on June 26, 2018 for her work in the Prison Teaching Initiative (PTI) at
Professor Amitava Bhattacharjee in Astrophysical Sciences' Plasma Program receives Simons Foundation award
Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
The first ever Simons FoundationMathematical and Physical Sciences Award supporting fusion science has been granted to ProfessorBhattacharjeewho will lead an international team of scientists and mathematicians to design the
Professor David McComas selected as PI for NASA's Interstellar Mapping and Acceleration Probe (IMAP) to launch in 2024
Monday, Jun 11, 2018
On June 1, 2018 The National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) announced that IMAP will be its fifth mission in its Solar Terrestrial Probes Programto help study the heliosphere, the bubble-like structure encircling our solar system.
Thursday, May 10, 2018
The Planck team, and its Principal Investigators Nazzareno Mandolesi and Jean-Loup Puget, are the recipients of the 2018 Gruber Cosmology Prize. The team includes Jo Dunkley, Professor of Astrophysical Scien
Thursday, May 3, 2018
Princeton Research Day 2018 will feature Astrophysics’ Qiana Hunt who will discuss active and dead galaxies (video here) at the one day research event.
Tuesday, May 1, 2018
Research team trio including Assistant Professor of Astrophysical Sciences, Matthew Kunz; Postdoctoral Research Associate, Silvio Sergio Cerri and collaborator; Francesco
Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018
As part of her Simons Investigator award, and after giving a presentation at the last annual meeting, Professor Eve Ostriker was interviewed by the Simons Foundation about her research. See the video here https://www.simonsfoundation.org/series/4-minutes-with/