Category: Governance

APS Fellow Nominations: Due June 1, 2017

Please nominate your colleagues who have made significant contributions to our field to become APS Fellows through the Division of Gravitational Physics (DGRAV). Becoming an APS Fellow is a distinct honor signifying recognition by one’s professional peers. For information on…

PCGM33 Best Student Presentation Award

Congratulations to Maximiliano Isi of Caltech for winning the Best Student Presentation Award at last week’s 33rd Pacific Coast Gravity Meeting. Max presented Polarizations of continuous gravitational waves in the advanced detector era. See more about the Best Student Presentation Awards and the past winners.

2016 DGRAV election results

The DGRAV elections have now been concluded. Thank you to all candidates who agreed to run in these elections, and congratulations to the newly elected officers: Representative to APS: Beverly Berger Vice Chair: Gary Horowitz Secretary/Treasurer: Geoffrey Lovelace Members-at-Large: Lisa…

Bylaws

Approved 2016 Nov. 29 (In the following text, “Society” shall signify the American Physical Society; “Council” and “Board” shall signify the Council of Representatives and the Board of Directors of the Society, respectively; and “CEO” shall signify the Chief Executive…

2016 DGRAV election

The 2016 election for DGRAV committee members is now open. Members should have received an election email in your inbox with a link to the ballot. Besides the usual positions, there are two special items: approving the updated bylaws, and…

Our new DGRAV logo

Now that DGRAV is a division of the APS, it’s about time we had an official logo! This logo should be used for any “official” DGRAV business. Many thanks to the talented Kerry G. Johnson for his work in designing our logo. Click on…

EGM19 Best Student Presentation Award

Congratulations to James Mertens of Case Western Reserve University for winning the Best Student Presentation Award at last week’s 19th Eastern Gravity Meeting. James presented Computing Observables in an Inhomogeneous Universe using Numerical Relativity. See more about the Best Student Presentation…

Best Student Presentation Awards

An award, sponsored by the Division of Gravitational Physics, for best presentation by a student will be made at each of the following annual regional meetings: East Coast Gravity Meeting EGM20 Midwest Relativity Meeting MRM26 Gulf Coast Gravity Meeting GCGM8…