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ASTRONOMY COLLOQUIA Spring 2008

Talks are on Wednesday afternoons at 4 p.m.

Refreshments served 30min before talk in Bryant (BSSC) room 217

DATE/LOC.
SPEAKER
TITLE (click for abstract)
HOST
SCHEDULE
WED. Jan 16
FLG 280
Ata Sarajedini (UF)

The Stellar Halo of M33 - Promises and Puzzles

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WED. Jan 23
FLG 280
Peter Goldreich (IAS)

Tidal Evolution of Rubble Piles

Ford
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WED. Jan 30
FLG 280
Ted von Hippel (U. Texas)

Debris Disk White Dwarfs and the Fate of Planetary Systems

A. Sarajedini
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WED. Feb 6
FLG 280
Fred Lo (NRAO)

Mega-masers, Dark Energy and the Hubble Constant

Tan
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WED. Feb 13
FLG 280
Ajay Tannirkulam (Michigan)

A Comprehensive Study of Proto-Planetary Disks around Herbig Ae/Be stars using Long-Baseline Infrared Interferometry

Telesco
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WED. Feb 20
FLG 280
POSTPONED
Ellen Zweibel (Wisconsin)
POSTPONED

The Origin and Evolution of Magnetic Fields POSTPONED

Tan
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WED. Feb 27
FLG 280
Benjamin Wandelt (UIUC)

How did the Universe begin?

Ford
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WED. Mar 5
FLG 280
Bruce Draine (Princeton)

Dust Masses, PAH Fractions, and Starlight Intensities in the SINGS Galaxies

Tan
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WED. Mar 12
FLG 280
No Talk

Spring Break

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WED. Mar 19
FLG 280
Paul Avery (UF)

Open Science Grid: Linking Universities and Laboratories in National Cyberinfrastructure

Gonzalez
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WED. Mar 26
FLG 280
David Axon (RIT)

Falling in and blowing out: new insights into the inner structure of AGN

Packham
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WED. Apr 2
FLG 280
Peter Hoeflich (FSU)

3-D Signatures of Thermonuclear Supernovae and Cosmology

Tan
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WED. Apr 9
FLG 280
David Bennett (Notre Dame)

Extrasolar Planets as a Blemish in Einstein's Telescope: the Gravitational Microlensing Method

Ge
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WED. Apr 16
FLG 280
Richard Dekany (Caltech)

Second-generation Adaptive Optics at Caltech's Observatories

Ge
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WED. Apr 23
FLG 280
Romeel Dave (Arizona)

The Impact of Galactic Outflows Across Cosmic Scales

Gonzalez
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SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM UF-UCF STAR FORMATION DAY
FRI. Apr 25
FLG 280
John Bally (Colorado)

Star and Planet Formation in Nearby Regions

Tan
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WED. Apr 30
Bryant 217
Desika Narayanan (Harvard)

Molecular Star Formation Rate Indicators in Galaxies: A More "Fundamental" Kennicutt-Schmidt Law?

Tan
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WED. May 28
FLG 280
Kim-Vy Tran (Univ. Zurich)

Forming the Red Sequence in Massive Galaxy Clusters

Gonzalez
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Previous colloquia: Fall 2007, Spring 2007, Fall 2006, Spring 2006, Fall 2005

Last updated March 2008 by jt @ astro.ufl.edu