The Carnegie Observatories Colloquium Series

Tuesdays -- 4:00 pm -- William T. Golden Auditorium (unless otherwise noted)
Coffee served at 3:30 pm
Contact for program information: Andrew Benson or Gwen Rudie.
You can find a listing of previous colloquia here.

Clicking the title links to the abstract.

Date Speaker Video URL
December 5, 2016 - 4:00pm Dr. Jonelle Walsh (Texas A&M)
Supermassive Black Holes in Compact Galaxies
December 20, 2016 - 4:00pm Prof. Jason Glenn (University of Colorado, Boulder)
A Fresh Look at Molecular Gas in Galaxies
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January 10, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Dan Stern (JPL)
A Sampler of NuSTAR Highlights
January 17, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Rosalba Perna (Stony Brook University)
Highly magnetic neutron stars: bewildering astrophysical laboratories and cosmological tools
January 19, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Todd Thompson (The Ohio State University)
Physics and phenomenology of galactic winds
January 24, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. George Becker (UCR)
The Intergalactic Medium Near Reionization
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February 7, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Daniel Weisz (Berkeley)
Local Group Dwarf Galaxies in the Early Universe
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February 14, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Roberto Decarli (MPIA)
What drives the cosmic history of star formation?
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February 28, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Nia Imara (Harvard CfA)
A Story of Stellar Nurseries
March 9, 2017 - 4:00pm TBD
March 14, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Craig Wheeler (University of Texas)
March 23, 2017 - 4:00pm TBD
March 28, 2017 - 4:00pm TBD
March 30, 2017 - 4:00pm TBD
April 4, 2017 - 4:00pm TBD
April 18, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Jen van Saders (Carnegie)
Making Sense of Stellar Rotation Observed with Kepler: Gyrochronology, Magnetism, and a Sun in Transition
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April 25, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Ben Shappee (Carnegie)
The All-Sky Automated Survey for Supernovae
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May 2, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Andrew Wetzel (Carnegie - Caltech)
Simulating the Milky Way
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May 9, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Annalisa Pillepich (MPIA)
IllustrisTNG: the new frontier to understand the co-evolution of dark-matter and galaxies with cosmological simulations of structure formation
May 15, 2017 - 4:00pm Rychard Bouwens
Extremely Low-Luminosity Galaxies in the Early Universe: New Horizons for Hubble, Spitzer, and James Webb
May 16, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. Stephanie Tonnesen (Carnegie)
Location, Location, Location! Environmental Influence on galaxies and structure from Large to small(er) scales
May 23, 2017 - 4:00pm Dr. JJ Eldridge (University of Auckland)
A double take on stellar population and spectral synthesis
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May 30, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Mike Fall (STScI)
Galaxy Formation: Simpler Than It Looks