The MIT Kavli Institute paves the way for new developments in space- & ground-based astrophysics. Our faculty, research staff, and students develop technology & instrumentation with a focus on an engineering and technical core.
Researchers at The Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research explore extreme and unusual phenomena found beyond the Earth including extrasolar planets, black holes, neutron stars, and distant galaxies and clusters of galaxies.
Measuring Stellar Ages and the History of the Milky Way
Covey, K.R. and Beers, T.C. and Bochanski, J.J. and Dhital, S. and Ivezic, Z. and Juric, M. and Kallirai, J. and Lepine, S. and Mamajek, E. and McGehee, P. and Meiborn, S. and Olsen and Knut and Saha, A. and Sarajedini, A. and Stassun, K. and Williams, B. and Yoachim, P.
astro2010: The Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey