This week, we congratulate Alan Weinstein for his nomination as Fellow of the American Physical Society "for leadership in developing and testing the new generation of gravitational wave detectors, data analysis and searches for astrophysical sources of gravitational waves, and making LIGO data available to the broader community.”
The Pasadena Unified School District is looking to recruit mathematically oriented undergraduate and graduate students to serve as paid instructors in its ambitious new math program known as Math Academy. If you (or someone you know) are interested, please contact Jason Roberts
BBC World Service reporter, Aleem Maqbool, recently visited Caltech and the Hanford Observatory while researching a story about LIGO. The resulting radio feature, “A New Ear on the Universe,” is available as a podcast.
The Keck Institute for Space Studies is soliciting proposals for Study Programs in the areas of space engineering, planetary science, remote sensing and earth system science, astrobiology and astronomy and physics from space.