Gaia satellite

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  • Gaia’s sky in colour. Image via European Space Agency. Copyright information: ESA/Gaia/DPAC, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO

Scientists use Gaia data to estimate the mass of the galaxy

Dr. Gwendolyn Eadie (eScience Institute, Data-Intensive Research in Astrophysics and Cosmology Institute, and Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada postdoctoral fellow in the UW Department of Astronomy) is collaborating with Dr. Mario Juric (Astronomy Department and eScience senior data science fellow) and undergraduate Anika Slizewski to estimate the total mass of the galaxy […]

July 30th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |