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  • Weird Stars, Women in Science, and A Wrinkle In Time

    Last week I visited the Perimeter Institute to give a public lecture on “The Weirdest Stars in the Universe”. You can watch the entire lecture here! The next day I was also lucky enough to join a number of other women serving as speakers, panelists, and mentors for a morning at the “Inspiring Future Women in Science” event marking international womens’ day. […]
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  • New paper: GRB 020903 host galaxy

    A new paper led by Mallory Thorp, a recent UW graduate and Massive Stars research group member (now a grad student at the University of Victoria!), has just been accepted for publication in ApJ! Using Gemini-South observations obtained as part of the Fast Turnaround program, we mapped metallicity and young stellar population age in the unusual host galaxy of GRB 020903, […]
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  • Book! Understanding Stellar Evolution

    Understanding Stellar Evolution, a graduate textbook written by Henny Lamers and myself, has now officially been published with IOP as part of the new AAS-IOP eBook Series! With an institutional IOP ebook subscription you (and your students!) can get a PDF, ePub, or Kindle copy of the book at IOP’s website. This book gives a complete graduate-level overview of stellar interiors and evolution. […]
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  • UW Massive Stars group at AAS

    Many of the awesome members and affiliates of the UW Massive Stars research group will be presenting talks or posters at the upcoming 231st AAS meeting in National Harbor, MD! I’ve compiled a list of our group’s presentations below: come to these to hear about the latest exciting massive star research happening at UW! Postdoctoral researcher Jamie Lomax will be […]
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  • Book! Astrophysics of Red Supergiants

    My first book, Astrophysics of Red Supergiants, has now officially been published with IOP as the first in the new AAS-IOP eBook Series! With an institutional IOP ebook subscription you can get a PDF, ePub, or Kindle copy of the bookat IOP’s website. If you’d like to learn a bit more about the book you can also watch a webinar that […]
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