Colloquia Spring/Summer 2014
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Colloquia: Spring/Summer 2014


DATE SPEAKER INSTITUTE TITLE HOST
Wed
15
Jan
Erik Petigura UC Berkeley / IfA Prevalence of Earth-size planets orbiting Sun-like stars Andrew Howard
Wed
22
Jan
Georges Meynet Geneva Observatory Massive star evolution along the cosmic history: some puzzles and perspectives Rolf Kudritzki
Wed
29
Jan
Bo Reipurth IfA George Herbig: A Life in Science Alan Tokunaga
Wed
5
Feb
Nader Haghighipour IfA A New Model for the Formation of Terrestrial Planets and the Origin of Mars Norbert Schorghofer
Wed
12
Feb
William Welsh San Diego State University Kepler Circumbinary Planets Nader Haghighipour
Wed
19
Feb
Michael Cooper University of California, Irvine Expanding the Low-Mass Galaxy Frontier Andrew Howard
Thu
27
Feb
Shri Kulkarni Caltech There is more room sideways Jessica Lu
Fri
7
Mar
Ann Marie Cody IPAC/Caltech Dynamic young stars and their disks: a temporal view Jessica Lu
Wed
12
Mar
Trent Dupuy Harvard CfA A Stormy Forecast for the Evolution of Brown Dwarfs Mike Liu
Fri
21
Mar
at 2:30pm
Adam Burgasser UCSD 1000+ Cool Spectra: Science, Art and Education with the SpeX Prism Libraries John Rayner
Wed
2
Apr
Claire Moutou CFHT / Laboratoire d'Astrophysique de Marseille Exo-Jupiters Andrew Howard
Wed
9
Apr
Leon Harding Caltech CHIMERA - A New Window on The High Speed Universe Christoph Baranec
Wed
16
Apr
Warren Skidmore TMT Thirty Meter Telescope: The Next Generation of Ground Based Optical/Infrared Observatory Alan Tokunaga
Wed
23
Apr
Roger O'Brient Caltech Tickets to the gun show: B-mode cosmology with BICEP1 and BICEP2 Christoph Baranec
Wed
7
May
Quinn Konopacky Dunlap Institute

University of Toronto

Orbits and Atmospheres of Directly Imaged Exoplanets Jessica Lu
Thu
15
May
Eric Becklin UCLA Complementary SOFIA and Keck AO Science in Orion Molecular Cloud 1 and The Galactic Center Gareth Wynn-Williams
Wed
21
May
Stan Metchev University of Western Ontario Exoplanetary Worlds: Atmospheres and Architectures Mike Liu
Wed
28
May
Bringfried Stecklum Karl Schwarzchild Observatory Shadows in the Sky - What They May Tell Us Jonathan Williams
Tue
29
July
at 1pm
Doug Simons CFHT Current status and future plans for the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer (MSE) Guenther Hasinger
Wed
30
July
Bernard Schutz Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics Prospects for the first gravitational wave detections and their follow-ups Guenther Hasinger