Wednesday afternoon colloquia


Past colloquia

DateSpeakerTitle
27 Jan 2016 Frans Snik A polarized view of planetary atmospheres
20 Jan 2016 Francisco Prada Is there a hope of discovering new physics in the Euclid era?
13 Jan 2016 Nils Andersson Neutron stars as fundamental physics laboratories
07 Jan 2016 Jan A.R.A.M van Hooff New Year's Colloquium: "E=mc2 and the communicative ape"
11 Dec 2015 Jan P. Hogendijk X-Mas Colloquium: Mathematics and its applications in medieval Islamic civilization.
09 Dec 2015 Jarrod Hurley Black Holes and Binaries in Star Clusters
02 Dec 2015 Adwin Boogert The Icy Universe
25 Nov 2015 Natasha Ivanova Common Envelope Evolution
18 Nov 2015 Hilke Schlichting Crash, Boom, Bang: Giant Impacts & the Formation of Planets at home and abroad
11 Nov 2015 Laura Lopez Investigating the Symmetry and Progenitors of Supernova Remnants
28 Oct 2015 Christoph Weniger Diffuse GeV gamma-ray emission from the inner Galaxy: Observational status and interpretations
21 Oct 2015 Dan Coe Hunting the First Galaxies with Gravitational Lensing
14 Oct 2015 Edo Berger Short-Duration Gamma-Ray Bursts and the Electromagnetic Counterparts of Gravitational Wave Sources
07 Oct 2015 Matt Taylor The Rosetta mission: where we've been, where we are and where we are going
30 Sep 2015 Zeljko Ivezic NOVA colloquium: LSST: a color movie of the Universe coming near you!
23 Sep 2015 Cynthia Froning Probing Cosmic Origins: Ultraviolet Spectroscopy with the Cosmic Origins Spectrograph
09 Jul 2015 Niel Brandt Exceptional X-ray Weak Quasars and Their Implications for Accretion Flows, Broad Line Regions, and Winds
08 Jul 2015 Jack Lissauer Kepler's Multiple Planet Systems (NOVA colloquium)
13 May 2015 Tristan Guillot Internal structures and compositions of giant (exo)planets: From CoRoT to Juno
06 May 2015 Craig Heinke Using Thermal Emission from Neutron Stars to Constrain their Interiors
29 Apr 2015 Thomas Reiprich Constraining the nature of dark energy with galaxy clusters: Methodology, current status, and expectations for the eROSITA X-ray space telescope (API/GRAPPA)
15 Apr 2015 Moira Jardine The Space Weather of other Suns
08 Apr 2015 Lyndsay Fletcher Solar Flares - How the Sun Relaxes
01 Apr 2015 Piet van der Kruit The born investigator of the heavens
18 Mar 2015 Samaya Nissanke Black hole births in real time: seeing and listening to the transient Universe
11 Mar 2015 Wladimir Lyra Evolution of circumstellar disks and planet formation
25 Feb 2015 Eli Waxman IceCube's neutrinos: The beginning of extra-galactic neutrino astronomy (API/GRAPPA)
11 Feb 2015 Alexander (Sasha) Tchekhovskoy Simulations of black hole accretion and jets
28 Jan 2015 Haley Gomez An Explosive Origin of Dust?
07 Jan 2015 Assaf Horesh The Era of Time Domain Radio Astronomy