University of Hawaii Instutute for Astronomy


* C = Colloquium
   L = Lunchtime Seminar

Colloquia are held in the IfA Auditorium at 3:30 pm, with refreshments served at 3:15 pm, unless otherwise noted. Lunch talks are usually held in the IfA Auditorium at 12:30 pm. e-mail: Dave Sanders
             (Colloquium Chair) 

Colloquia: Summer/Fall 1998

Fri 7/17/98 Werner Becker MPE S Pulsars - cosmic beacons seen by ROSAT
Wed 7/29/98 Gordon Squires UC Berkeley L Probing the 3D Galaxy Cluster Structure with SZ, Gravitational Lensing and X-ray Observations
Mon 8/24/98 Jean-Paul Kneib Toulouse C Cluster Lenses - Nature's Telescope
Wed 9/2/98 Chip Kobulnicky UCSC L The Chemical Properties of Faint Blue Galaxies from z=0.1-0.5
Fri 9/4/98 John Kormendy IfA C The Nucleus and Super-Massive Black Hole in M31
Fri 9/11/98 Geoff Marcy SFSU C Planets Around Other Suns
Wed 9/16/98 Laird Close IfA L TBA
Thu 9/17/98 Peter McGregor AAO L Intermediate Radio-Loud IRAS Galaxies
Fri 9/18/98 Dave Tholen IfA C The University of Hawaii Aten Survey
Fri 9/25/98 (TBC) Susan Terebey Extrasolar Res. Corp. C A Candidate Protoplanet in the Taurus Star Forming Region
Fri 10/2/98 John Spencer Lowell Observatory C Long-Distance Volcanology: Earth-Based Studies of Io's Volcanism
Wed 10/7/98 Dan Potter, Buzz Graves & Malcolm Northcott IfA L "Probing Dust Grains in Circumstellar Disks" and "Plans for UH AO on Gemini"
Fri 10/9/98 Claude Roddier IfA C Adaptive Optics Observations of Saturn's Ring Plane Crossing in August 1995: Scientific Results.
Mon 10/19/98 Peter Barthel Kapteyn Institute, Groningen C AGN and Star Formation in QSO Host Galaxies
Fri 10/23/98 Chris Kochanek Harvard C The CASTLES Gravitational Lens Survey
Fri 10/30/98 Alastair Edge Durham C Recent Results on Clusters of Galaxies from the ROSAT All-Sky Survey
Fri 11/6/98 Ann Boesgaard IfA C Rewriting the Chemical History of the Galaxy: Keck Results on the Evolution of Beryllium and Oxygen
Fri 11/13/98 Andy Bunker Berkeley C Seeking the Ultraviolet Ionizing Background at z~3 with the Keck Telescope
Thu 11/19/98 Richard Ellis IOA Cambridge C Resolved Studies of Distant Galaxies: Addressing the Origin of the Hubble Sequence
Fri 11/27/98 TBD - C -
Mon 11/30/98 Ben Oppenheimer Caltech L Observing the Internal Structure of a Brown Dwarf
Fri 12/4/98 Charles Alcock Lawrence Livermore Labs C Finding Dark Matter in the Milky Way
Fri 12/11/98 Norio Kaifu Director of Subaru Telescope C The Subaru Project
Fri 12/18/98 TBD - C -

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