Rutgers University

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Astrophysics Seminar Schedule
Fall 2005

Seminars are generally held on Fridays at 3:00 PM, but some are also scheduled on other days and at other times. The talks are held in room 385E, followed by refreshments in room 332W.



Title and Abstract

Friday September 9

No seminar  

Friday September 16

Elena Dalla Bonta'
(U Padova)
The Upper End of the Supermassive
Black Hole Mass Function

Friday September 23

No Seminar  

Wednesday September 28 at 4:45PM
(Dept Colloquium)

Sean Carroll
(U Chicago)
Beyond Dark Energy

Friday October 7


Friday October 14

Kristine Spekkens
(NRAO/Rutgers U)
Testing CDM Paradigm Predictions with Disk Galaxy Dynamics

Friday October 21

Chien Peng
Using Gravitational Lensing to Probe the Coevolution of
Supermassive Black Holes and Quasar Host Galaxies

Friday October 28


Friday November 4

Sebastien Lepine
Cool Visitors from the Galactic Halo:
the Local Population of Low-mass Subdwarfs

Friday November 11

Seminar moved to December 9  

Friday November 25

No seminar  

Friday December 2


Friday December 9

Beth Willman
The Least Luminous Galaxies in the Universe:
Clues to the "Missing Galaxy" Problem

Contact: Tad Pryor


Departmental Calendar