News from the Department (2020)

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January 2020

  • Congratulations to Dr. Quanzhi Ye who co-discovered an asteroid with an orbit that had only been hypothesized until now. To learn more, visit the CMNS website.
  • Dr. Suvi Gezari is quoted in an article in Science about black holes and the emissions of tidal disruption events (TDE). Dr. Gezari presented on this subject at the 235th meeting of the American Astronomical Society (AAS). To read more, visit the Science article here.
  • Congratulations to Dr. Sylvain Veilleux and JSI who helped discover the farthest galaxy group identified to date. The discovery was recently presented at the 235th meeting of the American Astronomical Society in Honolulu. To learn more, visit the CMNS website.

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