Ariadna Murguia-Berthier will receive the 2022 Robert J. Trumpler Award, given annually by the Astronomical Society of the Pacific to a recent recipient of the Ph.D. degree in North America whose research is considered unusually important to astronomy.
Rewa Clark Bush, a Lamat Summer 2021 Fellow and Cabrillo College student, was recognized with an award for her research and presentation skills at the 2021 SACNAS National Diversity in STEM (NDiSTEM) Digital Conference. Rewa’s talk was entitled “Searching for Stars Disrupted by a Supermassive Black Hole That Lived to Tell the Tale.”
Ariadna Murguía-Berthier and Melinda Soares-Furtado (pictured far left and far right) were awarded prestigious NASA Hubble Postdoctoral Fellowships.
Ariadna Murguia-Berthier (UCSC) joins CIERA as a Hubble Fellow to study compact-object mergers using numerical relativity magneto-hydrodynamics.