Pages Navigation Menu

Mission

The Center for Exoplanets & Habitable Worlds seeks to discover planets beyond our solar system, to characterize planetary systems and their host stars, and to understand the implications of the abundance of potentially habitable planets for the possibility of life beyond Earth and the origins of our own solar system.   —   Learn More

Upcoming Seminar & Colloquia

Most Recent Articles

Extremely Precise Radial Velocities Workshop

Posted on Aug 14, 2017 in Exoplanet & Brown Dwarf Surveys, Instrumentation, Statistical Methodology & Data Analysis | 0 comments

Penn State hosted the Third Extremely Precise Radial Velocities workshop August 14-17, 2017. For more details, see the meeting...

Read More

“The Next Step In The Search For Aliens Is A Huge Telescope And A Ton Of Math” – FiveThirtyEight.com

Posted on Jul 21, 2017 in Press Coverage | 0 comments

FiveThirtyEight.com recently reported on two broad approaches to learning about potentially habitable exoplanets and perhaps even signs of life in an article titled, “The Next Step In The Search For Aliens...

Read More

CEHW at Kepler & K2 Science Conference IV

Posted on Jun 22, 2017 in News | 0 comments

This week, over 270 researchers gathered at NASA Ames Research Center for the...

Read More

Angie Wolfgang on WPSU’s Take Note

Posted on May 17, 2017 in News | 0 comments

Listen to the WPSU interview speaks with Dr. Angie Wolfgang, a National...

Read More

Prior Indigenous Technological Species

Posted on May 6, 2017 in Press Coverage | 0 comments

Gizmodo reports on CEHW Professor Jason Wright’s recent pondering on...

Read More

In search of Earth analogues: Detecting exoplanets amid stellar noise

Posted on May 5, 2017 in Press Coverage | 0 comments

The April 2017 issue of Significance has a popular-level story about the...

Read More

Upgraded Hobby-Eberly Telescope Dedicated

Posted on Apr 10, 2017 in Exoplanet & Brown Dwarf Surveys, Instrumentation, News | 0 comments

CEHW Professor Suvrath Mahadevan spoke on “Songs of Distant...

Read More

CEHW students receive NSF Graduate Research Fellowship and honorable mention

Posted on Mar 21, 2017 in Awards & Honors, News | 0 comments

First year graduate student Mariah MacDonald was selected as a 2017 National...

Read More
Skip to toolbar