David Kieda

Honoring our distinguished faculty

Each year, the University of Utah recognizes the achievements of exceptional faculty members in teaching, research, mentorship and service.


11 U students awarded prestigious NSF fellowships

This is the second-largest U cohort to date.


Gamma-ray scientists bring distant stars into focus

For the first time in nearly 50 years, stellar intensity interferometry has been used to take the measure of the stars.


U scientists detect Crab Nebula

Faculty and staff from the Department of Physics & Astronomy were members on the international team that detected gamma rays via a new telescope.