* One priority A PdBI proposal (lead co-I: Sun) * Andrea's paper to constrain dark energy featured for a NASA press release, also covered locally * Sarthak awarded an Alabama Commission on Higher Education Graduate Research Fellowship
* Our ATCA proposal to study AGN feedback on a southern cluster has been approved (PI: Sun) for 22 hours
* Sarthak's paper on 3C89 accepted by MNRAS * Andrea's paper to constrain dark energy with cluster outskirts has been accepted by MNRAS * Ming was awarded a 2016 NASA Alabama EPSCoR RID seed grant * Sarthak won the 1st prize of the 8th Wernher von Braun Memorial Symposium Student Poster Competition ! * Sarthak's story featured on Gemini ! * New results on an ultra-massive black hole from IRAM-30m & PdBI * Two ALMA proposals approved in cycle 3 (one B + one C) * Both Andrea and Sarthak will talk in the IAU XXIX General Assembly in Hawaii on Aug. 5, 2015 * Two approved Chandra proposals in cycle 17 (PI: Sun, 245 ks Chandra + 3 orbits of HST + 23 hr VLA) * Ming selected as a NASA endorsed member of the Athena Study Science Team Working Groups (Athena is a next-generation X-ray telescope). * 10 hours with one of the largest radio telescope arrays in the world , GMRT, 28_021 (PI: Sun)
* Andrea's 1st paper on a large sample of 320 clusters has been accepted! More work to come!