Welcome to the Astronomy Department Facility Wiki.
IMPORTANT: Wiki Accounts
If you have an account at the old wiki, it has been ported to this wiki. To login, you must first RESET YOUR PASSWORD. Go to the Special:PasswordReset page, enter your old wiki username, and click "Reset Password." You should then receive email instructions on how to proceed.
If you do not have account and would like one, please email John Ruan at jruan AT uw DOT edu with 1) preferred username, 2) preferred email address, 3) role in dept (e.g., grad, postdoc, visiting fac)
This page is living documentation of the University of Washington Astronomy Department computer system. It is also the place for information on classes, research and the UW Astro Social life. It is made for and by UW astronomers so, please, explore, add to, correct, and update these pages. Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.
- Community:Main -- Department life
- Academics:Main -- Class pages and other such information
- Academics:Undergraduates -- Links to wiki pages specifically for undergrad astronomers
- Research:Main -- Information for research groups (visible to all)
- Computing:Main -- landing page for tutorials, how-tos of software, website, condor, and other computing issues.