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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.

Announcing the First AST (Ali Six-point-five-meter Telescope) Workshop

Thu, 2016-06-23We are pleased to announce that the first AST (Ali Six-point-five-meter Telescope) workshop will be held on July 3rd at KIAA-PKU.

Announcing the FAST Pulsar Symposium 5 (FPS5)

Mon, 2016-06-13The FAST Pulsar Symposium 5 (FPS5) will be held from 2nd July to 6rd July 2015, at Zunyi, Guizhou Prov., P.R. China.

The China-US Universities Astronomy Collaboration Summit held at PKU

Thu, 2016-06-09The China-US Universities Astronomy Collaboration Summit, with the theme “Our Universe, a World without Boundaries”, was held in Beijing on June 7, 2016.

Two Postdoctors at KIAA won the 9th special fund of National Science Foundation

Wed, 2016-06-08Two Postdoctors at KIAA,Jessy Jose and Haoran Yu(于浩然),won the 9th special fund of National Science Foundation

Announcement of the PKU-XAO Astronomical Bilateral Meeting

Fri, 2016-06-03In order to prompt the collaboration between Peking University and Xinjiang Astronomical Observator, we are planning for a PKU-XAO bilateral meeting from 10th June 2016 to 13th June 2016 at Urumqi Xinjiang.

The China-US Universities Astronomy Collaboration Summit to be Held at Peking University

Fri, 2016-06-03The China-US Universities Astronomy Collaboration Summit will be held in Beijing on June 7, 2016, co-organized by the Chinese Scholarship Council, Peking University, University of California, Santa Barbara and University of California, Santa Cruz.

9 Scientific Pioneers to Receive The 2016 Kavli Prizes

Fri, 2016-06-03Nine pioneering scientists have been named this year's recipients of the Kavli Prizes. The Kavli Prize in Astrophysics is shared between Ronald W.P. Drever and Kip S. Thorne and Rainer Weiss.

Public talk by Edward C. Stone: Voyager in Interstellar Space and The Universe in High Definition

Mon, 2016-05-30Edward C. Stone from Caltech will give a public talk at 20:00, on 6 June, 2016, in Room 202, Natural Science Teaching Building, Peking University. Everyone is welcome.