Using new observations from the UVCANDELS survey, a possible link between recent star formation, merger frequency, and the size-mass evolution of massive, quiescent galaxies is investigated.
UR #28: Photometry and Analysis of a Sample of Quasars on Archival Yerkes Observatory Photographic Plates
Today’s guest post looks at the work of undergraduate physics student Buduka Ogonor on using astronomical photographic plates to study quasars.
Today’s undergraduate research post is looking for ‘spiders’ in unidentified sources which emit gamma-rays.
Today’s undergraduate research post features a student who used radio images of red dwarf stars to tease out clues about the particle acceleration in their coronae.
Today’s undergraduate research post features a student who carried out ground-based follow-up observations of exoplanet hosting stars found by space telescopes!
This month’s undergraduate research post features two students who explored a long term change in variable star properties, using data spanning over a century.