Rutgers University

Department of Physics and Astronomy

Astrophysics Seminar Schedule
Fall 2007

Seminars are generally held on Fridays at 3:00 pm in Serin Lab, room 385E.
Refreshments are served after the talks in room 332W.



Title and Abstract

Friday, September 7

no seminar

Friday, September 14

Héctor Arce
(AMNH, Yale)

Friday, September 21

Alicia Soderberg

Monday, September 24, 12 noon
(note special day and time)

Thorsten Naab

Friday, September 28

Jeff Kenney

Friday, October 5

Caryl Gronwall
(Penn State)

Friday, October 12

Mir Abbas Jalali
(Sharif U, IAS)

The quest for the modal content of stellar disks

Friday, October 19

Tamara Bogdanovic
(U Maryland)

Friday, October 26

Kathryn Johnston

Friday, November 2

Alexia Schulz

Friday, November 9

Kevin Heng

Friday, November 16

Zoltan Haiman

Friday, November 23

no seminar


Friday, November 30

Glenn van de Ven


Friday, December 7

Ed Bertschinger

Dark Energy or Modified Gravity?

Contact: Saurabh Jha
email: saurabh[at]


Directions to the Department

Newark International Airport

JFK International Airport

La Guardia International Airport

Amtrak (nearest stations: New Brunswick, MetroPark)

NJTransit (nearest station: New Brunswick)


The University Inn

The Hyatt

The Hilton

The Astrophysics Group at Rutgers

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