Astrophysics Informal Seminars

Current Informal Seminars Schedule

Datesort descending Speaker Title
Thursday, February 7, 2019 Diego Redigolo (Tel-Aviv University and IAS) Millicharged Dark Matter in the Milky Way
Wednesday, February 13, 2019 Nicholas C. Stone (Columbia) NOTE SPECIAL DATE A Statistical Solution to the Chaotic, Non-Hierarchical Three-Body Problem
Thursday, February 21, 2019 Megan Bedell (CCA, Flatiron) CANCELED CANCELED: Investigating the Star-Planet Connection with Precision Spectroscopy
Thursday, February 28, 2019 Brant Robertson (University of California, Santa Cruz and Institute for Advanced Study) Dense Regions in Supersonic Isothermal Turbulence
Thursday, March 7, 2019 Ken Van Tilburg (IAS and NYU) Halometry from Astrometry
Thursday, March 14, 2019 Andrei Gruzinov (NYU) Conversion Measure of Faraday Rotation-Conversion with FRB applications
Thursday, March 21, 2019 Charles Gammie (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign) Black Hole Accretion
Thursday, March 28, 2019 Benjamin Wallisch (IAS) Signatures of the Early Universe in the BAO Spectrum
Thursday, April 4, 2019 Dimitri Veras (University of Warwick) The Growing Field of Post-Main-Sequence Planetary System Science
Thursday, April 11, 2019 Eve J. Lee (Caltech) Planets Big and Small
Friday, April 12, 2019 Jack Lissauer (NASA-Ames) Dynamics of Planets Orbiting in the Alpha Centauri AB Stellar System
Thursday, April 18, 2019 William Newman (UCLA and IAS) Prophets of Doom and the Doom of Prophecy: Long-term Planetesimal Dynamics in the Solar System
Thursday, April 25, 2019 Danny Goldstein (Caltech) Time-Domain Approaches to Investigating the Tension in H0
Thursday, May 2, 2019 Dimitrios Psaltis (University of Arizona and Steward Observatory) TBA
Friday, May 3, 2019 Tim de Zeeuw, Leiden Observatory and Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics MUSE and GRAVITY
Thursday, May 9, 2019 Wen-fai Fong (Northwestern University) Neutron Star Mergers Across Cosmic Time
Thursday, May 16, 2019 Richard Shaw (University of British Columbia) TBA
Thursday, May 23, 2019 Joel Meyers (CITA) TBA
Thursday, May 30, 2019 Greg Salvesen TBA

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

For questions please contact Susan Clark, Victor Gorbenko, 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
2017:          Fall - Current