Department of Astronomy


Astronomy Colloquia 2014/15

Talks are held at 10:30am in Sears 552 unless otherwise noted.

Sep 10 Ramin Skibba
(UCSD)
Testing Galaxy Formation with Clustering Statistics and ΛCDM Halo Models at z=0-1
Sep 17 Chris Fryer
(LANL)
Astrophysics' Extreme Matter Experiments: Understanding the Diagnostics
Oct 8 Pavel Kroupa
(Bonn)
Do astronomical data contradict the existence of dynamically relevant particle cold or warm dark matter?
Oct 15 Edo Berger
(Harvard)
Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Wave Sources
Note special time: 4pm
Oct 29 Derek Fox
(Penn State)
Nov 12 Sarah Ballard (Washington)
Choose Your Own Adventure: Multiplicity of Planets among the Kepler M Dwarfs
Nov 19 Andreas Kuepper (Columbia)
Dec 11 Joshua Frieman
(Fermilab/UChicago)
Note special day, time TBD