Shining a new light on star formation rates in galaxies

Galaxies

A leading astrophysicist from the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) has joined experts from across the world to publish a seminal new book exploring star formation rates in galaxies. Professor of Astrophysics Cristina Popescu, from UCLan’s renowned Jeremiah Horrocks Institute, was approached to write a chapter for the book relating Read More …

The Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture, Spring 2021

The Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture, Spring 2021 Dr Mark Norris University of Central Lancashire Date And Time Thu, April 22, 2021 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM BST Online event Please register for your free tickets via Eventbrite or email: njones1@uclan.ac.uk Tel: 01772 893310 Abstract In recent years it has become possible to study Read More …

The Jeremiah Horrocks Lecture: The search for new worlds in our Galaxy

Protoplanetary disc with a young planet

Dr Dimitris Stamatellos University of Central Lancashire Wed, 16 September 2020, 18:30 – 20:00 BST (Online Event) Please register for your free tickets via Eventbrite using the link below. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/the-jeremiah-horrocks-lecture-the-search-for-new-worlds-in-our-galaxy-tickets-114131382036  or Email: njones1@uclan.ac.uk Tel: 01772 893310 Location: The lecture will be given online using Microsoft Teams. You can access the lecture Read More …

Sun and stars bring families together

UCLan’s Astrocamp attracted children and parents to free astronomy sessions Lancashire children and their parents have been learning together about astronomy thanks to a University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) outreach programme. Astrocamp saw youngsters aged between seven and 11 and their families learn about stars, constellations, the sun and the Read More …