Research + Pizza - Dr. Don Winget
Location: UFCU Student Learning Commons, PCL 2.500
Speaker: Dr. Don Winget
Harlan J. Smith Centennial Professor in Astronomy Dr. Don Winget discussed his work with researchers at Sandia National Laboratories replicating white dwarf stars in the middle of the New Mexico desert.
Winget is using the world's largest x-ray generator in ways that are moving astronomy from a strictly observational field to an experimental one.
Winget received a 2013 Regents’ Outstanding Teaching Award.
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