ASTRONOMY COLLOQUIA Fall 2005

Talks are at 4.05 p.m. in either Chemistry Lab Building (CLB) room 130 or in Bryant (BSSC) rooms 7 or 217

Refreshments served at 3.45 p.m. in Bryant (BSSC) room 217

DATE/LOC.
SPEAKER
AFFIL.
TITLE (click for abstract)
E-MAIL
HOST
COMMENTS
Aug 24
CLB 130
Dr. Peter Hammersley
GTC Project Office - Tenerife

The current status of the GTC

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Sep 2
Bryant 7
Dr. Pablo G. Perez-Gonzalez
University of Arizona - Steward Observatory

Spitzer view on the evolution of star-forming galaxies from z=0 to z=3

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Guzman
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Sep 7
CLB 130
Dr. Stephen Kane
University of Florida

Cool Neptunes & Hot Jupiters: Planet Detection using Microlensing and Transits

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Sep 13
Bryant 7
Dr. Qui-he Peng
Nanjing University

A New Explosion Mechanism for Core Collapsed Supernovae

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Chen
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Sep 15
Bryant 7
Dr. Eric Perlman
University of Maryland

Discovering the Physics of AGN Jets

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Packham
ar. 9/14 pm
dep. 9/16 pm
Sep 21
CLB 130
Dr. Bob Millis
Lowell Observatory

The Discovery Channel Telescope

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Sep 28
CLB 130
Dr. Katia Matcheva
University of Florida

Learning from Giants: exploring Jupiter and Saturn

katia @ phys.ufl.edu
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Oct 12
CLB 130
Dr. Jason Harris
Universiy of Arizona

Stellar Archaeology in the Magellanic Clouds

jharris @ as.arizona.edu
Gonzalez
ar.10/11pm
dep.10/14am
Oct 19
CLB 130
Dr. Phil Arras
Kavli Inst. for Theoretical Physics, UCSB

Seismology of Accreting White Dwarfs

arras @ kitp.ucsb.edu
Tan
ar.10/17am
dep.10/19pm
Oct 26
CLB 130
Dr. Antonio Marin-Franch
University of Florida

Surface-Brightness Fluctuations in Stellar Populations: IAC-Star Models for the Optical and Near-IR Wavelengths

amarin @ astro.ufl.edu
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Nov 2
CLB 130
Dr. Ricardo Piorno Schiavon
University of Virginia

Stellar Population Synthesis in the Blue, from Galactic Clusters, through Nearby Galaxies, to the Distant Universe

rps7v @ brahma.astro.virginia.edu
Guzman
ar.11/1am
dep.11/2pm
Nov 9
CLB 130
Dr. Mark Krumholz
Princeton University

Turbulence, Feedback, and the Global Evolution of Giant Molecular Clouds

krumholz @ astro.princeton.edu
Tan
ar.11/7am
dep.11/10am
Nov 16
CLB 130
Dr. Chris Churchill
New Mexico State University

Gas Kinematics - Galaxy Morphology Connection at 0.4 < z <1.0

cwc @ nmsu.edu
Nestor
ar.11/16am
dep.11/16pm
Nov 30
CLB 130
Dr. Dejan Vinkovic
IAS

Multigrain dust - a new physics of protoplanetary disks

dejan @ ias.edu
Tan
ar.11/28am
dep.11/30pm
Dec 7
CLB 130
Dr. Jim Hough
Univ. of Hertfordshire

Detecting the polarization signature of extrasolar planets

jhh @ star.herts.ac.uk
Packham
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