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Jan Lub has reached the formal retirement age
As a token of our appreciation the Sterrewacht arranged a small gathering to honour Jan on Friday December 16, 2011 Read more Photo gallery
Publ. 2011-12-15 13:16:44
EYR3 award for Leiden astronomers
Scientists from VU Amsterdam, Leiden, and Utrecht together have won the sustainability prize in the Enlighten Your Research 3 competition. The granted lightpaths will be used for high-performance distributed multi-model simulations using AMUSE. Read more
Publ. 2011-12-09 10:12:38
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12 Dec First Results from Z-FOURGE: Discovery of a Candidate Cluster at z = 2.2 in COSMOS
Lee R. Spitler, Ivo Labbé, Karl Glazebrook, S. Eric Persson, Andy Monson, Casey Papovich, Kim-Vy H. Tran, Greg B. Poole, Ryan Quadri, Pieter van Dokkum, Daniel D. Kelson, Glenn G. Kacprzak, Patrick J. McCarthy, David Murphy, Caroline Straatman, Vithal Tilvi

12 Dec EChO - Exoplanet Characterisation Observatory
G. Tinetti, J. P. Beaulieu, T. Henning, M. Meyer, G. Micela, I. Ribas, D. Stam, M. Swain, O. Krause, M. Ollivier, E. Pace, B. Swinyard, A. Aylward, R. van Boekel, A. Coradini, T. Encrenaz, I. Snellen, M. R. Zapatero-Osorio, J. Bouwman, J. Y-K. Cho, V. Coudé du Foresto, T. Guillot, M. Lopez-Morales, I. Mueller-Wodarg, E. Palle, F. Selsis, A. Sozzetti, P. A. R. Ade, N. Achilleos, A. Adriani, C. B. Agnor, C. Afonso, C. Allende Prieto, G. Bakos, R. J. Barber, M. Barlow, P. Bernath, B. Bezard, P. Bordé, L. R. Brown, A. Cassan, C. Cavarroc, A. Ciaravella, C. O. U. Cockell, A. Coustenis, C. Danielski, L. Decin, R. De Kok, O. Demangeon, P. Deroo, P. Doel, P. Drossart, L. N. Fletcher, M. Focardi, F. Forget, S. Fossey, P. Fouqué, J. Frith, M. Galand, P. Gaulme, J. I. González Hernández, O. Grasset, D. Grassi, J. L. Grenfell, M. J. Griffin, C. A. Griffith, U. Grözinger, M. Guedel, P. Guio, O. Hainaut, R. Hargreaves, P. H. Hauschildt, K. Heng, D. Heyrovsky, R. Hueso, P. Irwin, L. Kaltenegger, P. Kervella, D. Kipping, T. T. Koskinen, G. Kovács, A. La Barbera, H. Lammer, E. Lellouch, G. Leto, M. Lopez Morales, M. A. Lopez Valverde, M. Lopez-Puertas, C. Lovis, A. Maggio, J. P. Maillard, J. Maldonado Prado, J. B. Marquette, F. J. Martin-Torres, P. Maxted, S. Miller, S. Molinari, D. Montes, A. Moro-Martin, J. I. Moses, O. Mousis, N. Nguyen Tuong, R. Nelson, G. S. Orton, E. Pantin, E. Pascale, S. Pezzuto, D. Pinfield, E. Poretti, R. Prinja, L. Prisinzano, J. M. Rees, A. Reiners, B. Samuel, A. Sanchez-Lavega, J. Sanz Forcada, D. Sasselov, G. Savini, B. Sicardy, A. Smith, L. Stixrude, G. Strazzulla, J. Tennyson, M. Tessenyi, G. Vasisht, S. Vinatier, S. Viti, I. Waldmann, G. J. White, T. Widemann, R. Wordsworth, R. Yelle, Y. Yung, S. N. Yurchenko

12 Dec What Shapes the Galaxy Mass Function? Exploring the Roles of Supernova-Driven Winds and AGN
R. G. Bower, A. J. Benson, R. A. Crain

09 Dec The Origin of Disks and Spheroids in Simulated Galaxies
Laura V. Sales, Julio F. Navarro, Tom Theuns, Joop Schaye, Simon D. M. White, Carlos S. Frenk, Robert A. Crain, Claudio Dalla Vecchia

05 Dec Looking for outflow and infall signatures in high mass star forming regions
P. D. Klaassen, L. Testi, H. Beuther