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

July 7, 2020
Wright Lab assistant professor Laura Newburgh has been developing an innovative technique to calibrate radio telescopes across the world, in particular CHIME in Canada and...
(Illustration by Michael S. Helfenbein)
June 17, 2020
It beats like a busy signal — one scientists were excited to get. A new study in Nature reports the discovery of a fast radio burst (FRB) that pulses at regular intervals —...
June 2, 2020
Luna Zagorac (Graduate Student with Nikhil Padmanabhan) has been selected as a Future Investigators in NASA Earth and Space Science and Technology (FINESST) recipient with...