News

Velocity Gradients in Nature

UW Astronomers have developed a more accessible and much cheaper approach to surveying interstellar magnetic fields — one of the most potent forces in nature, which weave through space in our galaxy and beyond.

Jun.10.2019 | Continue Reading »

Professor Stanimirovic Wins 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship

Please join us in congratulating Professor Snezana Stanimirovic on winning a 2019 Guggenheim Fellowship, honoring and supprting her work on understanding the nature of interstellar gas and dust clouds.

Apr.11.2019 | Continue Reading »

2019 Day of the Badger

Bring out your Bucky Gear: April 9, 2019 is the first ever Day of the Badger. Show your Badger pride by giving to our department and help us compete in the competition!

Apr.08.2019 | Continue Reading »

Ellen Zweibel Wins Hilldale Award

Join us in congratulating Professor Ellen Zweibel on winning the 2019 Hilldale Award in the Physical Sciences. The Secretary of the Faculty annually recognizes four professors from the University of Wisconsin–Madison for distinguished…

Mar.28.2019 | Continue Reading »

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Events

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Jan.25.2020 | Details »

Winter Welcome Back Mixer 1.28.20

Special Event; Jan.28.2020 | Details »

1/30/20 - Colloquium Talk - “Some Interesting Issues in Galactic Dynamics”

Elena D'Onghia, UW Madison Astronomy Department

Colloquium; Jan.30.2020 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Feb.01.2020 | Details »

Washburn Public Observing

Washburn; Feb.05.2020 | Details »

02/06/2020 Colloquium Talk - “X-raying the Interstellar Medium”

Dr. Eddie Schlafly, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Colloquium; Feb.06.2020 | Details »

Saturday Science Workshop

Space Place; Feb.08.2020 | Details »

"How Do You Solve a Problem like Venus?"

Dr. Sanjay Limaye, UW-Madison

Space Place; Feb.11.2020 | Details »

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