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The Leonard E Parker Center for Gravitation, Cosmology and Astrophysics is supported by NASA, the National Science Foundation, UW-Milwaukee College of Letters and Science, and UW-Milwaukee Graduate School. Any opinions, findings, and conclusions or recommendations expressed in this material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of these organizations.

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At the Leonard E Parker Center for Gravitation, Cosmology and Astrophysics, we push the frontiers of astrophysics through the novel use of observation, theory, and computation. By bringing together expertise in gravitational physics, astrophysics, and computing, we can address scientific challenges in relativistic astrophysics, gravitational-wave astronomy, particle astrophysics, cosmology, and quantum gravity. Continue browsing to learn more about our research, opportunities for students, or the history of the Center.

News

Zwicky Transient Facility Has First Light

A new robotic telescope in California, designed to explore the exploding Universe, beginds operations.

November 14, 2017 | Read more...

MWA Completes Upgrade

The Murchison Widefield Array radio telescope has completed an upgrade and officially launched Phase II.

November 14, 2017 | Read more...

LIGO Discovers First Merger of Two Neutron Stars Seen By Astronomers Around the World

The LIGO/Virgo collaboration announced the discovery of a neutron-star neutron star merger detected in gravitational waves. It ws subsequently detected across the electromagnetic spectrum by astronomers around the world.

October 16, 2017 | Read more...


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