News & Events

 

Exoplanets and the Search for Habitable Worlds

Posted in Science & Technology
Mar 8, 2018

Image: ESO/M. Kornmesser

Exoplanets and the Search for Habitable Worlds    

March 8, 2018
7:00 pm
Arts 143, 9 Campus Dr.

Speakers: Daryl Janzen and Stan Shadick

Exoplanetary research is one of the most active areas of astronomy. Stan Shadick and Daryl Janzen (Physics & Engineering Physics) discuss recent advances in the search for habitable worlds and offer guided tours of the campus observatories after the talk.

 

Back to News Listing

Related Articles

Country Guide: Cloud farming

Posted on 2018-02-12

The power of deep learning will unlock much of agriculture’s future, thanks to enormous potential of ‘The Cloud’


The science of squirrels

Posted on 2018-02-09

The first time Andrea Wishart held a baby squirrel, she knew then she wanted to better understand the furry little creatures


Part of ozone layer still shrinking

Posted on 2018-02-09

A study co-authored by U of S scientists shows a mysterious decrease in ozone over highly populated areas


Researchers identifying new markers for Parkinson’s disease

Posted on 2018-02-07

A team led by Chris Phenix (Department of Chemistry) is studying a way to identify Parkinson’s sooner


Rolling Stone: Lack of diversity in games has same impact as racism on minority players, researcher says

Posted on 2018-01-31

Department of Computer Science researcher Cale Passmore polled Americans to gauge the effects of a lack of diversity in video games