The Joint Space-Science Institute is a research partnership between the Astronomy and Physics departments at University of Maryland (UMD) and NASA Goddard Space Flight Center.

It was created in 2010 to foster interdisciplinary collaborations between astronomers, physicist and astrophysicists in fields related to the study of strong gravity in black holes, high-energy astrophysics and astroparticle physics, cosmology and gravitational waves. JSI is located on UMD's College Park campus.

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Susan Lehr
301-405-1507
slehr@umd.edu

JSI Colloquium Series

April 21st - Edo Berger (Harvard) -- "Neutron Star Binary Mergers as the Progenitors of Short Gamma-Ray Bursts"

April 28th - Christian Ott (Caltech) -- "New Aspects of Core-collapse Supernova Theory"