Welcome

Welcome

The YCAA has initiated a number of activities to stimulate interactions and collaborations. These include: 

  • The YCAA Prize Postdoctoral Fellowship, established with support from the Provost’s office 
  • A weekly seminar series organized by YCAA postdocs, with guest speakers usually from outside Yale. 
  • Postdoctoral career development, via regular lunches hosted by the YCAA director for all astronomy and astrophysics postdocs
  • Scientific workshops

News

January 25, 2017
The Heising-Simons Foundation announced the inaugural class of 51 Pegasi b Fellows, named for the first exoplanet discovered orbiting a Sun-like star. Songhu Wang, a...
January 17, 2017
NASA recently announced a pair of new space missions to explore questions about the earliest stages of our solar system. One of the missions, Psyche, will send an unmanned...
December 20, 2016
Yale researchers have found a data-driven way to detect distant planets and refine the search for worlds similar to Earth. The new approach, outlined in a study published Dec...