Colloquia Fall 2012
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Colloquia: Fall 2012


DATE SPEAKER INSTITUTE TITLE HOST
Wed
14
Aug
Valentin Martinez Pillet Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias The Quiet Sun as observed by the 1m balloon borne SUNRISE telescope Jeff Kuhn
Thu
23
Aug
Anna Quider AAAS Congressional Science Policy Fellow The Federal Budget and How Scientists Can Influence It Caitlin Casey
Wed
12
Sep
Alan Fitzsimmons Queen's University Belfast NEOShield: How do we move an asteroid? Larry Denneau
Wed
19
Sep
Patrick Cote Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics The Next Generation CFHT: A Wide-field Spectroscopic Facility for the Coming Decade Fabio Bresolin
Thu
27
Sep
Shelley Wright Dunlap Institute, University of Toronto Studying Galaxies in the Early Universe with Innovative Adaptive Optics Instrumentation Jessica Lu
Wed
3
Oct
Veronica Bindi UH Physics Department Status of the AMS-02 detector after one year of operation on the International Space Station Fabio Bresolin
Wed
10
Oct
Philip Muirhead Caltech Small Stars with Small Planets and Big Consequences Jessica Lu
Fri
19
Oct
Anthony Gonzalez University of Florida Galaxy Clusters at z=1-2: An Infrared View Harald Ebeling
Wed
24
Oct
Regina Jorgensen IfA Damped Lyman alpha Systems (DLAs): The most well-understood, enigmatic galaxies Esther Hu
Wed
31
Oct
Lisa Prato Lowell Observatory The Promise of Young Spectroscopic Binaries Mike Liu
Wed
7
Nov
Nico Cappelluti Osservatorio Astronomico di Bologna Clustering of the Cosmic X-ray Background sources and surface brightness: inspecting beyond limit of current X-ray surveys Guenther Hasinger
Wed
14
Nov
Fabio Governato University of Washington Cusps, cores and baryons: Or how Cold Dark Matter is the worst model of galaxy formation, except for all the others Fabio Bresolin
Wed
21
Nov
Jean-Michel Desert Caltech From statistics to individual characterization of exoplanets Mike Liu
Wed
28
Nov
Aparna Venkatesan University of San Francisco Signatures of Hard Ionizing Radiation from the First Galaxies Mike Liu
Wed
5
Dec
Albert Stebbins Fermilab Reverse Engineering Space-Time Istvan Szapudi
Wed
12
Dec
Eiichi Egami University of Arizona Herschel Lensing Survey (HLS) and Hubble/Spitzer Subaru Deep Field (SDF) Survey Harald Ebeling