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

Image courtesy of D. Moore
November 24, 2020
Researchers at Wright Lab in assistant professor David Moore’s and professor Jack Harris’s groups are pioneering innovative mechanical sensing techniques for searching for...
(Illustration by McGill University Graphic Design Team)
November 16, 2020
This month, Insights & Outcomes is mindful of the mental health implications of COVID-19, the moments when cells act like portfolio managers, and a missive from a Milky...
An artist’s depiction of the hypothesized “Planet Nine” (© stock.adobe.com)
October 27, 2020
The search for Planet Nine — a hypothesized ninth planet in our solar system — may come down to pinpointing the faintest orbital trails in an incredibly dark corner of space...