Rutgers University

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Astrophysics Seminar Schedule
Spring 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 February 11

Oleg Gnedin
(Ohio State)

Physics of Primordial Galaxies

Monday February 14 at 1:30 pm
(special date and time)

Sangeeta Malhotra

The GRism ACS Program for
Extragalactic Science (GRAPES): from
Galactic dark matter to cosmic reionization

Wednesday February 16 at 1:30 pm
(special date and time)

James Rhoads

Lyman alpha galaxies

Friday February 18

Ken Sembach

The Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium in the Low-Redshift Universe

Monday February 21 at 1:30 pm
(special date and time)

Andrew Benson
(Oxford U)

A Model of Galaxy Formation
for the Next Decade

Monday February 28 at 1:30 pm
(special date and time)

Andrew Baker
(NRAO/U Maryland)

Millimeter Observations of High-Redshift Galaxies

Wednesday March 2 at 10am
(special date and time)

Rachel Bean
(Princeton U)

Dark Insights From Light:
Cosmology, the Crucible for Fundamental Physics

March 4

Ted Baltz
(Stanford U)

Understanding Dark Matter: from Accelerators to Galaxies

March 11



March 18

Spring Break


March 25

Stacy McGaugh
(U Maryland)

Mass Distributions in Spiral Galaxies

April 1



April 8

Benjamin Weiner
(U Maryland)

Evolution in galaxy properties and kinematics to z~1
from the DEEP redshift survey

April 15



April 22

Rosalba Perna
(JILA, U Colorado)

A tour in the Neutron Star Zoo

April 29

Kelly Holley-Bockelmann
(Penn State)

The Loss Cone in Triaxial Galaxies

Contact: Jerry Sellwood
email: sellwood at


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