.New results from the Dark Energy Survey use the largest ever sample of galaxies over an enormous piece of the sky to produce the most precise measurements of the universe’s composition and growth to date. See SLAC press article here. This result featured the work of many current and former members of the GFC group, including Alex Amon, Matt Becker, Simon Birrer, Joe DeRose, Daniel Gruen, Elisabeth Krause, Jessie Muir, Eduardo Rozo, and Chun-Hao To.
Congrats to Ethan Nadler, who successfully defended his dissertation "Faint Galaxies and Small Halos: Probes of Galaxy Formation and Dark Matter"
News, papers, and tidbits from Risa and her Galaxy Formation and Cosmology Group at KIPAC / Stanford University.