Astrocoffee Talks

Current Research at IfA

10:30am Fridays
Moon Room

Talks are 15 minutes and informal.
Inter-island polycom available.

All welcome - come and see what is happening at IfA!


Spring 2013 Schedule

Date
Name
Title
Jan 11Rolf Peter-Kudritski
The long way to our nearest neighbor - a 2% distance to the LMC
Jan 18 Heather Flewelling
Piles of variable stars in the PanSTARRS medium deep survey
Jan 25Kris Stanek
Writing Papers, Making Videos: OSU Astronomy "Coffee Briefs
Feb 1Allison Man
Galaxy mergers at z=0-3: observations and simulations
Feb 8Knicole Colon
Exploring the Atmospheric Chemistry of the "Super-Earth" GJ 1214b with Narrow-Band Transit Photometry
Feb 15Jabran Zahid
Cold Dark Matter in Light of Galaxy Dynamics
Feb 22Rob Jedicke
SALSO
Mar 1Gene Magnier
PS1 : an Astrometric Survey
Mar 8Visitors: Norio Narita & Teruyuki Hirano
1) Multi-band Transit Photomoetry of GJ1214b
2) Planet-Planet Eclipse and the Rossiter-McLaughlin Effect of a Multiple Transiting System
Mar 15Zack Gazak
TBD
Mar 22Kelly Lockhart
TBD
Mar 29No Astrocoffee
Good Friday
Apr 5Hasinger/Suh
FMOS/MOSFIRE Observations of AGN
Apr 12Brent Tully
TBD
Apr 19Nick Kaiser
Light Cone Effects in Gravitational Redshift Measurements
Apr 26Lucas Cieza
TBD
May 3Shadia Habbal
TBD
May 10Nicholas McConnell
TBD
May 17Stuart Jeffries
A beaconless wave-front sensor for MCAO?
May 24Eva Schunova
TBD



To volunteer for your Astrocoffee talk, simply email Jason Byrne (jbyrne@), Caitlin Casey (cmcasey@) or Jessica Lu (jlu@).