Wednesday afternoon colloquia


Past colloquia

DateSpeakerTitle
09 Feb 2012 Ray Jayawardhana Characterizing Exoplanets
07 Feb 2012 Mark Krumholz The Origin of the IMF
03 Feb 2012 Akira Endo Development of DESHIMA: An On-chip Submillimeter-wave 3D Spectrograph Based on an Integrated Filterbank
27 Jan 2012 Clio Gielen 'Protoplanetary' discs around evolved binary stars
21 Dec 2011 Tony Moffat The Most Massive Stars
16 Dec 2011 Henry Hooghiemstra Christmas colloquium: Astronomy sheds light on climate change: the common fourth dimension
02 Dec 2011 David A. Smith Gamma ray pulsars: towards a high energy census of the Milky Way
25 Nov 2011 Adam Ingram Building & testing a physical model for the spectral timing properties of back hole binaries
18 Nov 2011 Stuart Lumsden A Galaxy-Wide Census of Massive Star Formation
11 Nov 2011 Myriam Benisty The innermost astronomical unit of protoplanetary disks
21 Oct 2011 NOVA colloquium: Markus Janson How do Most Planets Form?
14 Oct 2011 Olja Panic Structure and variability of the planet-forming regions in the disc around HD100546 probed with VLTI/MIDI
05 Oct 2011 David Cohen X-ray Emission from Single Massive Stars: Constraints on Wind-Shock Physics and Mass-Loss Rates
30 Sep 2011 René Goosmann Probing the close vicinity of black holes in (polarized) X-ray light
23 Sep 2011 Bennett Link Superfluid Turbulence in Neutron Stars
16 Sep 2011 Søren Larsen Star clusters as links between stellar and galactic astrophysics
13 Sep 2011 Jacco Vink Supernova remnants and the origin of Galactic Cosmic Rays
06 Jul 2011 Arjen Stap Master colloquium: Quantitative IR Spectroscopy of Massive Stars
06 Jul 2011 Ricardo Nicolas Caballero Master Colloquium: The Lifetime Problem of Ultra Compact HII regions and its Connection With High-Mass Star Formation
24 Jun 2011 Mike Garrett Unraveling the Nature of Hanny's Voorwerp
23 Jun 2011 Diego Altamirano Hysteresis: On the connection between Argentinian economy, a rubber band and accretion disks
23 Jun 2011 Peter Jonker X-ray binaries and recoiling super-massive black holes
22 Jun 2011 Phil Uttley Staring down the gravity well: how to decode compact object variability
22 Jun 2011 Jeroen Homan Rapid X-ray variability in black hole low-mass X-ray binaries - recent progress
17 Jun 2011 Elena Rossi Formation and growth of Supermassive Black Holes
10 Jun 2011 Elmar Koerding X-ray binaries: Miniature scale models of quasars?
30 May 2011 Felix ter Beek The mid-transit time of Exoplanet XO-2b
27 May 2011 Anthony Jones A Question of Survival: Dust Evolution in the ISM
13 May 2011 Erik Verlinde On the Origin of Gravity
11 May 2011 Tamas Budavari Bayesian Inference from Photometric Surveys