Department of Astronomy & Physics
Congratulations to astronomy graduate student David Williamson and astronomy undergraduate Wilfried Beslin for having their scientific visualization photo selected to be included in the University's 2011 Science Calendar. And congratulations to Dr. Rob Thacker for having his scientific visualization photo selected as one of the top three photos over-all in the same competition.
Flight over a virtual universe: the temperature of the gas in a slice of a simulated universe. Each dot corresponds to a galaxy (Thacker).
2D photo of the 3D rendering of the ACEnet Data Cave showing the space shuttle docking at the international space station (Williamson & Beslin).