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Cynthia Cattell

Cattell named CSE Distinguished Professor

May 8, 2020
Cynthia Cattell has been named as a College of Science and Engineering (CSE) Distinguished Professor.
Lucy Fortson

Fortson to receive Taylor Award

April 28, 2020
Professor Lucy Fortson of the Minnesota Institute for Astrophysics will receive a 2020 George W. Taylor Award from the College of Science and Engineering at the University of Minnesota.
Members of the BICEP collaboration in front of the new BICEP Array Telescope at the South Pole.

BICEP array installed at South Pole

February 18, 2020
Professor Clem Pryke and his group are on their way back to Minnesota from the South Pole in Antarctica after completing installation of the new BICEP Array Telescope.

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