Press Releases

2012 Sloan Fellow

In February 2012, I was selected as an Alfred P. Sloan fellow. 

Check out the press release here

Packard Award

In 2011, I received a Packard Fellowship to launch the Supernova Forensics research group.  Check out the press release here and also here

Annie Jump Cannon Award

In 2009, I was awarded the Annie Jump Cannon Award by the American Astronomical Society for "outstanding research and promise for future research".

Check out the press release here

Supernova Caught in the Act of Exploding

An Extremely Luminous X-ray Outburst at the Birth of a Supernova  (Soderberg et al.) as published in Nature in 2008.  

Check out the Press Kit here

Dorothy Killam Prize

In 2008, I was awarded the Dorothy Killam Prize (McGill International Award) to "recognize women of influence in the science and humanities"  

Check out the advertisement for my prize lecture here