Astrophysics seminars are held at 3:00 PM on Fridays in
room 385E with refreshments following in room 332W. Abstracts are
||Daniel Mortlock (Imperial
"Searching for redshift ~7 quasars with UKIDSS"
||Maryam Modjaz (NYU)
"Stellar Forensics with Explosions: Supernovae, GRBs, and their Environments"
||Claire Lackner (Princeton)
"Astrophysically Motivated Bulge-disk decompositions in the SDSS"
||Kathryn Johnston (Columbia)
"Reading the Elements"
||Dale Kocevski (UC Santa Cruz)
"What the CANDELS Survey is Telling us about AGN Host Galaxies at z~2"
Lucia Guaita (Stockholm University)
" Lyman alpha emitters: galaxies with active star formation and something else"
||Tri-state Astronomy meeting
-- no seminar
||Sebastian Lepine (AMNH)
"Real estate within 100 parsecs of the Sun: a census of local M dwarfs for exoplanet surveys and Galactic archaeology"
||Roban Kramer (ETH Zurich)
" The Unseen Sources of Early Enrichment and Reionization: Explanations for the Evolution of C IV Density at z = 5-6"
||Gurtina Besla (Columbia)
"The Role of Dwarf Galaxy Interactions in Shaping the Magellanic System and Implications for Magellanic Irregulars and Dwarf Spheroidals"
||Thanksgiving break -- no
||Jeno Sokoloski (Columbia)|
||Rosalba Perna (U. Colorado)
"Gamma-Ray Bursts as Tools for Extragalactic Astrophysics and Cosmology"