Astrophysics Informal Seminars

Current Informal Seminars Schedule

Date Speaker Title
Thursday, 14 September 2017 Matt Coleman (IAS) Convection Affects Magnetic Turbulence in White Dwarf Accretion Disks
Thursday, 21 September 2017 Susan Clark (IAS) Magnetic Fields in the Interstellar Medium
Thursday, 28 September 2017 Cristobal Petrovich (CITA) Binary mergers in non-spherical nuclear star clusters
Thursday, 5 October 2017 Ewine van Dishoeck (Leiden Observatory/MPE Garching) (Special Seminar 2 pm) Zooming in on planet-forming zones of disks around young stars
Thursday, 5 October 2017 Elena Murchinkova (Caltech) Probing the Black Hole in the Center of Our Galaxy with Hydrogen Recombination Lines
Thursday, 12 October 2017 Lauren Anderson (CCA) TBA
Thursday, 19 October 2017 Julian Krolik (Johns Hopkins) TBA
Thursday, 26 October 2017 Avishai Dekel (Hebrew University of Jerusalem) The Magic Scale of Galaxy Formation: Supernovae and Hot CGM, Compaction and Black Holes
Thursday, 2 November 2017 Fabienne Bastien (Pennsylvania State University) TBA
Friday, 3 November 2017 Jack Lissauer (NASA Ames) (Special date) TBA
Thursday, 9 November 2017 Jihad Touma (IAS) TBA
Thursday, 16 November 2017 Adrian Liu (Berkeley) TBA
Monday, 27 November 2017 Simon Portegies Zwart (Leiden Observatory) (Special day) TBA
Thursday, 7 December 2017 Anna Lisa Varri (University of Edinburgh) TBA
Thursday, 14 December 2017 Cora Dvorkin (Harvard) TBA

All seminars are held on Thursdays at 11:00 am in the Bloomberg Hall Astrophysics Library (unless otherwise noted).

For questions please contact Adrian Hamers, Sasha Kaurov or Dawn Dunbar.

Previous Semesters:
2003-2004:   Fall   Spring
2004-2005:    Fall   Spring
2005-2006:   Fall   Spring
2006-2007:   Fall   Spring
2007-2008:   Fall   Spring
2008-2009:   Fall   Spring
2009-2010:   Fall   Spring
2010-2011:   Fall   Spring
2011-2012:   Fall   Spring
2012-2013:   Fall   Spring
2013-2014:   Fall   Spring
2014-2015:   Fall   Spring
2015-2016:   Fall   Spring
2016-2017:   Fall   Spring