In the Spotlight

February 25, 2020

Helfand, Metzger, Ostriker Among the Inaugural Class of AAS Fellows

We are pleased to announce that a new accolade, Fellow of the American Astronomical Society (AAS), has been established to honor members for extraordinary achievement and service. David Helfand, Brian Metzger, and Jerry Ostriker of Columbia are included among the initial group of more than 200 Legacy Fellows designated by the AAS Board of Trustees.

February 24, 2020

Congratulations to our new PhD, Rainer Corely!

Dr. Kenneth "Rainer" Corely successfully defended his dissertation:

"Detection, data analysis, and astrophysics of gravitational waves.”

Dissertation Sponsor and Research Advisor: Professor Szabi Marka