News

2012

USU Space Dynamics Lab's Dr. Pat Patterson on WISE Satellite, NASA

September 5, 2012 – KVNU

Images from SDL-built WISE satellite show black holes, extreme galaxies

September 4, 2012 – The Herald Journal

New images NASA has received from the Space Dynamics Laboratory-built WISE satellite show a “bonanza” of newfound black holes and galaxies called “hot DOGs”—the brightest objects in the universe scientists have ever seen.

'Bonanza of black holes' discovered by USU-built telescope

August 29, 2012 – KSL News

A Utah-made satellite has discovered a "bonanza of black holes" and has found 1,000 examples of a rare and violent phenomenon that produces the brightest objects in the universe.

Utah State College of Engineering Faculty Named Space Dynamics Laboratory Professor

August 14, 2012 – USURF

Utah State University Research Foundation's Space Dynamics Laboratory announced today that USU College of Engineering faculty Charles Swenson has been named a Space Dynamics Laboratory Professor. Swenson is the first to be honored with the Space Dynamics Laboratory professorship.

Military Space Leader to Join Space Dynamics Laboratory

August 9, 2012 – USURF

Utah State University Research Foundation's Space Dynamics Laboratory announced today that Paul C. Stewart will join the leadership team of Space Dynamics Laboratory as its director of technology. Stewart will begin his new role in October, 2012.

Former NASA astronaut and USU alum visits Logan

April 6, 2012 – The Herald Journal

As a young girl in Southampton Beach on Long Island, N.Y., Mary Cleave learned to fly a small airplane before she even obtained a driver's license.

Cache Valley-built space surveyer completes work

March 19, 2012 – The Herald Journal

The images of space taken from WISE, the satellite built at Utah State University's Space Dynamics Laboratory, are now available to stargazers and researchers all over the world.

USU-built telescope captures heart and soul of universe

March 15, 2012 – KSL News

NASA released some amazing images of deep space today that it has thanks to Utah State University. The WISE telescope that captured these images was built at USU.