Community News • January 10th, 2022
The PRIMA Far-IR Probe Science Virtual Workshop will be hosted by IPAC on March 22, 2022.
Project News • January 10th, 2022
A team of astrophysicists has created a simulated image that shows how the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope could conduct a mega-exposure similar to but far larger than Hubble’s celebrated Ultra Deep Field Image.
IPAC News • January 6th, 2022
The American Astronomical Society (AAS), a major international organization of professional astronomers, astronomy educators, and amateur astronomers, is honoring 23 members for extraordinary achievement and service by naming them AAS Fellows. IPAC Director George Helou is among the new Fellows...
Project News • January 5th, 2022
Despite the cancellation of the AAS, on Tue Jan 11th between 1-4pm Pacific (4-7pm Eastern), we plan to hold the planned splinter on Joint Survey Processing (JSP) on Zoom. All talks will be linked afterwards on jsp.ipac.caltech.edu.
IPAC News • December 21st, 2021
2021 was a year of unexpected challenges and welcomed rewards. As we approach the New Year and another perihelion in Earth’s orbit, there are a few highlights from IPAC I would like to share...
IPAC News • December 2nd, 2021
There were many changes in the IPAC team in 2021. We filled 22 positions with people who either joined IPAC afresh or with existing staff who transitioned to new roles. There were also leadership changes with Vandana Desai and Phil Appleton assuming the roles of Head of Science Staff (HoSS) and...
Project News • November 30th, 2021
A new catalog of planets around other stars includes hundreds of new discoveries, and could offer insight into planet formation and variety.
Project News • November 12th, 2021
Join us for the 22nd Sagan Summer Workshop! The 2022 Sagan Summer Workshop will focus on the topic of exoplanet science in the Gaia era.
Project News • November 9th, 2021
A team of scientists has forecast the scientific impact of the Nancy Grace Roman Space Telescope’s High Latitude Wide Area Survey on critical questions in cosmology.