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Wednesday, Jun 20, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

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...

Monday, Jun 11, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

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...

Friday, May 4, 2018

The American Astronomical Society's Division on Dynamical Astronomy (DDA) has announced that the 2018 recipient of the Brouwer Award is Professor James M.

Thursday, May 3, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

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
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

Research team trio including Assistant Professor of Astrophysical Sciences, Matthew Kunz; Postdoctoral Research Associate, Silvio Sergio Cerri and collaborator; Francesco ...

Wednesday, Mar 7, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

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/

 

Thursday, Feb 22, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

 

Tuesday, Feb 6, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

An article appearing in the New Scientist magazine entitled, “Stars that devour their planets get brighter and faster”...

Tuesday, Jan 30, 2018
by Department of Astrophysical Sciences

Joshua Winn, Professor of Astrophysical Sciences, has been awarded a three-year research grant for $380K from the Heising-Simons Foundation for his project titled, “Finding the Shortest Period Planets with TESS”.

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