Weekly Astronomy Colloquium

Autumn Semester 2018

Astronomy Colloquia are held at 4 pm most Thursdays during the Autumn and Spring semesters. All talks are in 1005 Smith Lab, and Coffee and Refreshments are served at 3:30pm in 4054 McPherson Lab, unless otherwise noted.

Schedule

Aug 23: No Colloquium - Department Symposium

Aug 30: Andrew Benson (Carnegie) - The "N" in "N-Body"

Sep 6: No Colloquium 

Sep 13: Alberto Bolatto (Maryland) - The Central Engine and Outflows in the Nuclear Starburst of NGC 253 as Revealed by ALMA

Sep 20: Mariska Kriek (UC Berkeley) - Reconstructing the Formation Histories of Massive Galaxies

Sep 27: No Colloquium

Oct 4: Karen Leighly (Oklahoma) - What's in the Wind? Spectral Synthesis Modeling of Broad Absorption Line Quasars

Oct 11: No Colloquium - Autumn Break

Oct 18: No Colloquium

Oct 25: Ben Montet (Chicago) - Understanding the evolution of planetary systems and their host stars from the ground and from space

Nov 1: Keith Hawkins (UT Austin) - Galactic Archaeology in the Gaia Era

Nov 8: Tim Linden (Ohio State) - The Rise of the Leptons: Emission from Pulsars will Dominate the next Decade of TeV Gamma-Ray Astronomy

Nov 15: Courtney Dressing (UC Berkeley)

Nov 22: No Colloquium - Thanksgiving

Nov 29: Lynne Hillenbrand (Caltech) - The Gaia Revolution in Pre-Main Sequence Stars and Star Clusters


Spring Semester 2019

Astronomy Colloquia are held at 4 pm most Thursdays during the Autumn and Spring semesters. All talks are in 1005 Smith Lab, and Coffee and Refreshments are served at 3:30pm in 4054 McPherson Lab, unless otherwise noted.

Schedule

Jan 17: TBD

Jan 24: Eve Ostriker (Princeton)

Jan 31: Alan McConnachie (CNRC)

Feb 7: TBD

Feb 14: Jenny Greene (Princeton)

Feb 21: Erin Kara (University of Maryland)

Feb 28: Anne Medling (University of Toledo)

Mar 7: Kelly Holley-Bockelmann (Vanderbilt)

Mar 14: No Colloquium - Spring Break

Mar 21: Marla Geha (Yale)

Mar 28:Preethi Nair (Alabama)

Apr 4: TBD

Apr 11: Andrew Szentgyorgyi (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)

Apr 18: Camille Avestruz (University of Michigan)

 

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