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Luis Ho Received the National Key Program for Science and Technology Research and Development Grant from MOST

Thu, 2016-12-08The project "Black hole-Host Lifecycle Evolution (BHOLE)" led by Luis C. Ho, won the National Key Program for Science and Technology Research and Development Grant from the Ministry of Science and Technology of China (MOST).

Four Postdoctoral Fellows at PKU Awarded the Chinese Postdoctoral General Grant in Astronomy

Wed, 2016-11-16Chinese Postdoctoral Foundation has announced the awardees of the postdoc general grant this year. Four post doctoral fellows at PKU (KIAA & DoA) were listed in the field of astronomy.

The 2016 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum held at KIAA

Mon, 2016-11-14On Nov 10-11, 2016, KIAA hosted the 2016 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum, with this year's topic being "Future Large Optical-Infrared Facilities in China".

Max Planck Partner Group has been formed in KIAA and Department of Astronomy

Wed, 2016-10-26October 2016, Max Planck Gesellschaft (MPG) Partner group in pulsar astronomy is formed in KIAA and Department of Astronomy in Peking University.

Constraining f(R) Gravity Theory Using CFHTLenS Weak Lensing Peak Statistics

Fri, 2016-10-14With CFHTLenS Weak Lensing observations, a team from Peking University, Durham University (UK), National Astronomical Observatories, Chinese Academy of Sciences, and Shanghai Normal University, carried out detailed WL peak analyses and derived stringent constraints on the Hu-Sawicki f(R) gravity the

Announcing the 2016 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum

Fri, 2016-09-30We are happy to announce the 2016 KIAA-PKU Astrophysics Forum —“Future Large Optical-Infrared Facilities in China” to be held Nov 10-11, 2016 at KIAA.

Black hole - Host Lifecycle Evolution (BHOLE) workshop: Gas, Dust and Star Formation of AGN Host Galaxies

Wed, 2016-09-28September 30, 2016; KIAA-PKU Auditorium, Peking University.

Chilean Delegation Visited KIAA

Thu, 2016-09-01A Chilean delegation visited KIAA and attended a special seminar with faculty and postdocs from KIAA on September 1, 2016.

Nancy Sung from NSF visited KIAA

Fri, 2016-08-26Nancy Sung, Director of China office of National Science Foundation(NSF),United States visited KIAA on August 19, 2016.

The DRAGON globular cluster simulations: a million stars, black holes and gravitational waves

Mon, 2016-06-27An international team of experts from China and Europe has performed the first simulations of globular clusters with a million stars.