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ASTRONOMY COLLOQUIA Spring 2010

Talks are on Wednesday afternoons at 4 p.m. in Florida Gym 230

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

DATE/LOC.
SPEAKER
TITLE (click for abstract)
HOST
WED. Jan. 13
FLG 230
Mario Juric
(CfA)

Mapping the Milky Way with SDSS: Decoding The Rosetta Stone of Galaxy Formation

Ford
WED. Jan. 20
FLG 230
Soko Matsumura
(Maryland)

Dynamical Evolution of Planetary Systems in Dissipating Gas Disks

Ford
WED. Jan. 27
FLG 230
Britton Smith (Colorado)

The Nature of the First Metal-Enriched Stars in the Universe

Tan
WED. Feb. 3
FLG 230
Sylvain Veilleux
(U Maryland)

Galaxy Mergers, Ultraluminous Infrared Galaxies, and Quasar Activity

Hamann
WED. Feb. 10
FLG 230
Heather Knutson
(UC Berkeley)

From Hot Jupiters to Super-Earths: A Survey of Exoplanetary Atmospheres

Ford
WED. Feb. 17
FLG 230
Aaron Boley
(UF)

Simulating Gravitationally Unstable Disks

...
WED. Feb. 24
FLG 230
Charles Lada
(Harvard - CfA)

Dark Nebular Cores and the Origin of Stellar Masses

E. Lada
WED. Mar. 3
FLG 230
Jin Koda
(Stony Brook)

Evolution of Giant Molecular Clouds and Giant Molecular Associations in Galaxies

Tan
WED. Mar. 10
No Colloquium

Spring Break

...
WED. Mar. 17
FLG 230
Matthew Payne (UF)

Transit Timing Variation in Exoplanetary Systems

...
WED. Mar. 24
FLG 230
Stephanie Wachter
(Caltech)

A Hidden Population of Massive Stars with Circumstellar Shells Discovered with the Spitzer Space Telescope

Bandyopadhyay
WED. Mar. 31
FLG 230
Chip Kobulnicky
(U. Wyoming)

New Treasures of the Milky Way: A View from Spitzer's Galactic Surveys

V. Sarajedini
WED. Apr. 7
FLG 230
No Colloquium

From Stars to Galaxies Conference

...
WED. Apr. 14
FLG 230
Erik Muller (Nagoya)

Molecular clouds of the Magallenic System- a multi transition, morphological and kinematical study of an unusual and enigmatic population in a primitive ISM

Barnes

Previous colloquia: Fall 2009, Spring 2009, Fall 2008, Spring 2008, Fall 2007, Spring 2007, Fall 2006, Spring 2006, Fall 2005