Astrophysics Seminar and Colloquium Calendar
Fall 2015

Astrophysics seminars are held at 1:30 PM on Thursdays in room 401, with refreshments to follow in room 332W. Departmental colloquia are held at 4:45 PM on Wednesdays in the Physics Lecture Hall, preceeded by tea and cookies at 4:30 PM. Special dates, times, and locations are noted in bold in the table below.

Date/Time Location Speaker Title (Click for Abstract) Hosts
Thu, Sept 10
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Andrea Morandi (U. Alabama-Huntsville) Understanding the Physics of Galaxy Clusters Matilsky
Thu, Sept 17
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Damiano Caprioli (Princeton) New Insights on the Origin of Cosmic Rays Hughes
Thu, Sept 24
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Camilla Pacifici (STScI) The Ups and Downs of Galaxies Gawiser
Thu, Oct 1
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Brian Williams (GSFC-NASA) Bridging the Gap: Connecting Supernova Remnants to Supernovae Hughes
Wed, Oct 7
4:45 PM
Physics Lecture Hall Jerry Sellwood (Rutgers) The Origin of Spirals in Galaxies
Thu, Oct 8
No seminar
Thu, Oct 15
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Greg Bryan (Columbia) The Role of Cosmic Ray Feedback in Galaxy Formation Keeton
Thu, Oct 22
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Juliana Kwan (UPenn) Cancelled Gawiser
Mon, Oct 26
Serin 401 Cristobal Sifon (Leiden) Subhalos in the real Universe: satellite galaxy-galaxy lensing Hughes
Thu, Oct 29
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Jillian Bellovary (AMNH) Scrutinizing the Relationship Between Galaxies and Supermassive Black Holes Brooks
Wed, Nov 4
4:45 PM
Physics Lecture Hall David W. Hogg (NYU) Self-calibration, systematic errors, and exoplanet discovery
Thu, Nov 5
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Brandon Bozek (University of Texas) Dark Matter Models in the Local and High-z Universe Brooks
Thu, Nov 12
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Casey Papovich (Texas A&M) Postponed Gawiser
Thu, Nov 19
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Susan Kassin (STScI) The Assembly of Disk Galaxies Brooks
Thu, Nov 26
1:30 PM
No seminar Thanksgiving    
Thu, Dec 3
1:30 PM
Serin 401 Desika Narayanan (Haverford College) The Complex Interplay between Star Formation and Galaxy Evolution at low and high redshifts somerville

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