Topic: Karl Gebhardt

UT Game Changers: Karl Gebhardt

June 2, 2015
Karl Gebhardt studying the cosmos

In this Web version of Game Changers on The Longhorn Network, UT Austin astrophysics professor Karl Gebhardt addresses some big issues in his work. Big, as in galactic.

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2012 Retrospective: Looking Back on a Historic Year

Dec. 20, 2012

2012 has been quite a year on the Forty Acres: two national championships, a new med school on the way and major research achievements, for starters. Read on for more.

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Massive Black Hole Devours Headlines

Dec. 3, 2012
Massive Black Hole Devours Headlines

Astrophysicist Karl Gebhardt made international headlines in late November with the discovery of the largest black hole in the universe, a behemoth that's 17 billion times heavier than the Sun.

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University of Texas at Austin Supercomputing Center to Receive $10 Million in Private Funding

Feb. 21, 2012

The Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC) at The University of Texas at Austin today announced it has received a commitment of $10 million from the O'Donnell Foundation to advance data-driven science, also called data-enabled or data-intensive science.

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Astronomer Honored by The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas

Jan. 12, 2012

In recognition of his discoveries regarding the formation of black holes and galaxies, astronomer Karl Gebhardt will receive the 2012 Edith and Peter O'Donnell Award in Science from The Academy of Medicine, Engineering and Science of Texas (TAMEST).

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