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The Theoretical Astrophysics Program is an interdisciplinary program designed to foster scientific and academic links among the Physics, Astronomy, and Planetary Sciences community.


Latest news from TAP Members

Announcing 2021 Competition

This year the Theoretical Astrophysics Program will award the TAP Graduate Student Research Prize for the best paper on a theoretical astrophysics topic by a University of Arizona graduate student. The recipient will receive a commemorative plaque plus $500 cash and...

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Passing of Adam Showman

We are very sorry to report the passing of a dear friend and colleague, Adam Showman, Astronomy Professor, and TAP Member. He will be missed by many, especially the students and faculty that were fortunate to work with him. Adam was described by many as brilliant,...

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Eduardo Rozo awarded Curie Prize from Galileo Circle

Physics Associate Professor Dr. Eduardo Rozo has been selected to receive this year's Curie award, sponsored by the Galileo Circle of the College of Science. The award recognizes Eduardo as a rising star in his field and notes that his innovative work is not only...

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