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BHOLE (Black hole-Host Lifecycle Evolution) Project Held the Mid-term Summary Meeting

Tue, 2018-08-07On August 6, 2018, the mid-term summary meeting of the BHOLE (Black hole-Host Lifecycle Evolution) project was held at the National Astronomical Observatories of CAS.

Announcing the 2018 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum

Mon, 2018-07-23The 2018 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum-“China's Future Ground-Based Astronomical Facilities”to be held on December 3-4, 2018 at KIAA.

KIAA Work Shift in Summer Break

Mon, 2018-07-09

KIAA Held the First Forum on Gas in Galaxies

Wed, 2018-06-27The 1st KIAA Forum on Gas in Galaxies (KFGG): Star formation and Quenching was successfully held during the week 18-22 June.

Science of Star Creation, Neuroscience of Hearing and Tool to Edit DNA Win Kavli Prizes

Thu, 2018-05-31The Norwegian Academy of Science and Letters today announced the winners of the 2018 Kavli Prizes.

PhD Graduate from PKU wins the 2017 IAU PhD Prize

Fri, 2018-05-11On May 7, 2018, the IAU announces nine winners of the IAU PhD Prize for 2017. Among them, Siyao Xu is a PhD graduate from the department of astronomy at PKU.

5 Postdocs at PKU Won the China Postdoctoral General Grant in Astronomy

Fri, 2018-05-11China Postdoctoral Science Foundation has announced the awardees of the 63rd postdoc general grant this year. PKU (KIAA & DoA) takes 5 of the 11 postdoc general grants in the field of astronomy.

Xue-Bing Wu’s Team Awarded the MOE First-class Prize in Natural Science in 2017

Thu, 2018-04-26The discovery of the most luminous quasar with the most massive black hole in the early Universe, made by a team led by KIAA associate director Xue-Bing Wu, was awarded the first-class prize in natural science in 2017 by Chinese Ministry of Education.

Announcing the KIAA Forum on Gas in Galaxies

Thu, 2018-03-15The first meeting to be held on 18-22 June, 2018, with a focus on “Star Formation and Quenching in Galaxies”.

Introducing "Hoptunes", a New Class of Exoplanets that Could Help Solve the Mystery of Worlds in Scorching Orbits

Thu, 2018-03-15A new study offers fresh insight into the planets' perplexing provenance, thanks to a newly described clutch of toasty worlds—dubbed Hoptunes—that are like hot Jupiters' smaller cousins.