Astrophysics Seminar and Colloquium Calendar
Fall 2009

Astrophysics seminars are held at 3:00 PM on Fridays in room 385E with refreshements to follow in room 332W. Departmental colloquia are at 4:45 PM on Wednesdays in the Physics Lecture Hall preceeded by coffee and cookies at 4:30PM. Special dates and/or times are noted in bold in the table below.

Date/Time Location Speaker Title
Fri, Sept. 4
3:00 PM
Serin 385E no seminar
Fri, Sept. 11
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Marla Geha (Yale) The Darkest Galaxies
Wed, Sept. 16
4:45 PM
Physics Lecture Hall Chuck Keeton (Rutgers) Shedding Light on Dark Matter with Gravitational Lensing
Fri, Sept. 18
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Ardis Eliasdottir (Princeton) Extinction Curves with Gravitationally Lensed Quasars
Fri, Sept. 25
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Kris Eriksen (Rutgers) New Observational and Theoretical Insights on Cas A
Wed, Sept. 30
4:45 PM
Physics Lecture Hall Rachel Somerville (STScI) The Intertwined Lifecycle of Galaxies and Their Black Holes
Fri, Oct. 2
3:00 PM
Serin 385E no seminar ---
Fri, Oct. 9
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Josh Younger (IAS) Infrared-Luminous Galaxies at High-Redshift
Fri, Oct. 16
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Kevin Heng (IAS) Planetesimal Disk Dynamics and Microlensing
Fri, Oct. 23 no seminar Tri-State Astronomy Conference
Fri, Oct. 30
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Ginny McSwain (Lehigh) Multiwavelength Observations of Gamma-ray Binaries
Fri, Nov. 6
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Isabelle Grenier (Paris) The animated sky revealed by the Fermi Gamma-ray Space Telescope
Fri, Nov. 13
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Sean O'Neill (Maryland) Electromagnetic Signals of Binary Black Hole Mergers
Fri, Nov. 20
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Jorge Moreno (Haverford) [postponed to the spring]
Fri, Nov. 27 no seminar
Fri, Dec. 4
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Toby Marriage (Princeton) The Atacama Cosmology Telescope: An Overview and Progress Report
Fri, Dec. 11
3:00 PM
Serin 385E Daisuke Nagai (Yale) Computing the Cosmos: From Galaxy Formation to Dark Energy
Fri, Dec. 18
12:00 PM
Serin 401W Andrew Baker (Rutgers) ALMA: A Report from the Trenches



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