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For distinguished scientists with a particular interest in diversity and inclusion

Scholars may engage in a variety of activities, such as working on scientific projects, starting new collaborations, mentoring junior scientists, and organizing or participating in workshops and career development events.

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A major effort of the Flatiron Institute is the development and support of high-quality, open-source software for research.

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The Open Cluster Chemical Abundances and Mapping Survey. VI. Galactic Chemical Gradient Analysis from APOGEE DR17

N. Meyers, J. Donor, T. Spoo, P. M. Frinchaboy, K. Cunha, A. Price-Whelan, S. R. Majewski, R. L. Beaton, G. Zasowski, J. O'Connell, A. E. Ray, D. Bizyaev, C. Chiappini, D. A. García-Hernández, D. Geisler, H. Jönsson, R. R. Lane, P. Longa-Peña, I. Minchev, D. Minniti, C. Nitschelm, A. Roman-Lopes

The goal of the Open Cluster Chemical Abundances and Mapping (OCCAM) survey is to constrain key Galactic dynamic and chemical…

The Astronomical Journal

Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA): Time-Dependent Convection, Energy Conservation, Automatic Differentiation, and Infrastructure

A. Jermyn, E. B. Bauer, J. Schwab, R. Farmer, W. H. Ball, E. P. Bellinger, A. Dotter, M. Joyce, P. Marchant, J. S. G. Mombarg, W. M. Wolf, T. L. S. Wong, G. C. Cinquegrana, E. Farrell, R. Smolec, A. Thoul, M. Cantiello, F. Herwig, O. Toloza, L. Bildsten, R. H. D. Townsend, F. X. Timmes

We update the capabilities of the open-knowledge software instrument Modules for Experiments in Stellar Astrophysics (MESA). The new auto_diff module…

arXiv: 2208.03651

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