Dec 02

Professor Kim Milton

Professor Kim Milton is now a Fellow of the American Physics Society (APS)!!

Nov 07

OU Researcher Explores Planetary Construction Yards

Over the past few years, astronomers have found an incredible diversity in the architecture of exoplanetary systems, as well as the planets themselves. Prof. Wisniewski collaborated in a ...

Aug 15

Daniel J. Grimmer

Please congratulate Daniel J. Grimmer for receiving a $10,000.00 award from the Astronaut Scholarship Foundation. Please see this Norman Transcript article for more details.

Jul 07

Obituary: Dr. Tibor József Herczeg

 „The ancient order opens to readmit me. I lean out on the windy stars.” (János Pilinszky, Apocrypha)  Emeritus Professor of Physics and Astronomy at...

Jun 17

Potential Gravity Wave Source Identified

A research team, led by Mukremin Kilic of the University of Oklahoma, and Warren Brown of the Smithsonian Astrophysical Observatory, have recently identified one of the best (and perhaps the...

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Jan 15, 2015 4:00 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 - First Week of Classes
No Colloquium

CMP Journal Club

Jan 20, 2015 12:30 pm

Nielsen Hall 103 - TBD


Jan 22, 2015 4:00 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 - Alex Kim


Feb 12, 2015 4:00 pm

Nielsen Hall 170 - Fergal Mullally
Latest Planet Discoveries from NASA's Kepler Mission

CMP Seminar

Feb 20, 2015 2:30 pm

Nielsen Hall 103 - Wiley Kirk

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Research Nugget

Research Highlight: OU-Apache Point Observatory Partnership

The University of Oklahoma has signed a 3-year lease agreement with the Astrophysical Research Consortium in Sunspot, NM (see the press release), giving its undergraduate students, graduate students, postdocs, and faculty access to research-grade 3.5m and 0.5m telescopes at the Apache Point Observatory. After being trained to use these facilities on-site in NM, OU astronomers will operate these telescopes from their offices in Norman. The agreement will help elevate OU’s astrophysics research profile and provide invaluable educational training to OU students.