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Professor Juna Kollmeier selected 2022 Jacques Solvay International Chair in Physics

The Solvay Institutes have selected Professor Juna Kollmeier of the Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics…

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First-ever image of Milky Way’s supermassive black hole

This week, astronomers revealed the first image of the supermassive black hole at the heart of a galaxy not so far,…

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CHIME Outrigger telescopes boost search for fast radio bursts

A decade of fearless innovation is opening a new window to the universe
– Prof. Ue-Li Pen, Canadian Institute for…

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Astronomers turn robotic eyes on our cosmic home, the Milky Way Galaxy

Thanks to a breakthrough robotic innovation, an international collaboration which includes the University of Toronto…

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Professor Norman Murray Awarded 2022 Dannie Heineman Prize for Astrophysical Insights

The Heineman Foundation, American Institute of Physics and American Astronomical Society announce Norman Murray,…

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National Jamboree October 7-8, 2021

The CITA Jamboree is traditionally an annual event with short presentations from all CITA faculty, postdocs, and grad…

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Professor Norman Murray named an RSC Fellow 2021

Norman Murray is a world-renowned Canadian astrophysical theorist whose high impact work is imbued with powerfu…

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CHIME telescope detects more than 500 mysterious fast radio bursts in its first year of operation

Written by Jennifer Chu, MIT News Office

Scientists with the CHIME Collaboration, including University of…

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Dr. Jennifer Y.H. Chan CITA Postdoctoral Fellow, is awarded the 2020 Michael Penston Thesis Prize

Announced today, CITA fellow Dr Jennifer Y. H. Chan was awarded the 2020 Michael Penston Prize from the (UK)…

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Former CITA National Fellow, Catherine Heymans, becomes Astronomer Royal for Scotland

Astrophysicist Catherine Heymans, former CITA National Fellow, has become the first woman to be appointed…

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