Colloquia Spring/Summer 2013
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Colloquia: Spring 2013


DATE SPEAKER INSTITUTE TITLE HOST
Wed
9
Jan
Richard Mushotzky University of Maryland Early Results from the Herschel Survey of Hard X-ray Selected AGN Mike Koss
Tue
15
Jan
Christophe Baranec Caltech Science and new opportunities with the Robo-AO automated laser adaptive optics system John Tonry
Wed
16
Jan
Jason Prochaska UC Santa Cruz Quasars Probing Quasars Regina Jorgenson
Tue
22
Jan
Nicholas Konidaris Caltech Initial Results from MOSFIRE Mike Liu
Thu
31
Jan
Nicholas Law University of Toronto Building and Using a New Generation of Sky Surveys Alan Tokunaga
Tue
5
Feb
Ori Fox UC Berkeley A View of Supernovae (and Other Transients) Through Infrared Eyes Alan Tokunaga
Thu
7
Feb
Cynthia Froning University of Colorado Revealing Cosmic Origins: from Exoplanet Atmospheres to the Intergalactic Medium with the HST/COS Karen Meech
Wed
13
Feb
Amy Mainzer JPL Update on NEOWISE: Getting to Know Earth's Nearest Neighbors Alan Tokunaga
Thu
14
Feb
Evan Kirby UC Irvine The Chemical Evolution of Dwarf Galaxies
2/15: The Origin of the Elements
Fabio Bresolin
Tue
19
Feb
Kaitlin Kratter University of Colorado The Formation and Evolution of Multiple Stellar Systems
2/20: Planets in Binary Systems
Jonathan Williams
Mon
25
Feb
Matthew Walker CfA Galactic Dynamics and the Nature of Dark Matter
2/26: Astroparticlephysics with Dwarf Galaxies
Fabio Bresolin
Thu
28
Feb
Jessica Lu IfA Star Formation in Extreme Environments
3/1: Precision measurements with adaptive optics
Andrew Howard
Mon
4
Mar
Joshua Carter CfA Photodynamics: revealing the secrets of the lowest-mass planets and stars
3/5: The Quasiperiodic Automated Transit Search Algorithm
Mike Liu
Thu
28
Mar
Andrew Youdin University of Colorado The Origin of Planetesimals Fabio Bresolin
Wed
3
Apr
Roberto Mendez IfA Understanding the Eskimo Rolf Kudritzki
Wed
10
Apr
Markus Kissler-Patig Gemini Observatory New Opportunities with the Gemini Observatory Rolf Kudritzki
Wed
17
Apr
Kris Stanek Ohio State University Drinking Coffee, Writing Papers Fabio Bresolin
Wed
24
Apr
Sho Okano Tohoku University Collaborative IfA-Tohoku Planetary Observations at Haleakala with 40cm, 60cm, and PLANETS telescopes Jeff Kuhn
Thu
2
May
Jill Tarter SETI Institute Observational SETI Today and Tomorrow: New Strategies and Instrumentation for SETI and Radio Astronomy Karen Meech
Wed
8
May
Ryan Cooke UC Santa Cruz The Most Metal-poor Damped Lyman-alpha Systems and Early Nucleosynthesis Regina Jorgenson
Thu
16
May
Neil Gehrels GSFC Gamma Ray Bursts and the Birth of Black Holes Mike Koss
Mon
20
May
Sylvain Veilleux University of Maryland Galactic Winds and Their Cosmological Implications Mike Koss
Thu
30
May
Charles Conroy UC Santa Cruz Early-Type Galaxy Archeology Regina Jorgenson
Wed
5
Jun
Jeff Kuhn IfA The Colossus Project: Toward the Next Next Generation Large Optical/IR Telescopes Fabio Bresolin