Cutting-edge research by UC Santa Cruz astrophysicists is routinely featured in the media and in publications such as Nature, National Geographic, and Scientific American.
- November 28, 2016New faculty rejuvenate Department of Astronomy and Astrophysics
- November 15, 2016Astronomer Sandra Faber awarded California Academy of Sciences Fellows Medal
- October 14, 2016Astronomer Ryan Foley wins prestigious Packard Fellowship
Every other year the Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics returns to UC Santa Cruz for six weeks. It joins 15 top graduate students from the around the world with senior mentors to break new ground on the most pressing topics in astrophysics. The 2016 topic was Exoplanetary Atmospheres. Watch this new video to learn more about the program.