Seminars for Astrophysics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Astrophysics' and in 2013

When Location Title Speaker Series
07 Jan 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The evolution and evaporation of close in planetsDr James Owen
(Canadian Institute for Theoretical Astrophysics, University of Toronto)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
10 Jan 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB BigBOSS: A stage IV dark energy redshift surveyClaire Poppett
(Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
Cosmology
16 Jan 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room A critical examination of X-ray detected ultra-fast outflows in AGNKatrien Steenbrugge
(Chile/Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Jan 2013
11:30
Bipac Testing models and observational diagnostics of triggered star formationTom Haworth
(Exeter)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Jan 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Searching the WISE SkyProfessor A Blain
(University of Leicester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Jan 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Cosmology with Galaxy Redshifts and Peculiar Velocities - Current Mysteries and Future ProspectsEdward Macaulay
(Oxford University)
Cosmology
24 Jan 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The NANTEN2 project and high-mass star formation via cloud-cloud collisionKazufumi Torii
(Nagoya University, Japan)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 Jan 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Star FormationProfessor R.S. Klessen
(University of Heidelberg)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Jan 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The progenitor evolution of type Ia supernovae: a parameter studyJoke Claeys
(Radboud University Nijmegen)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
31 Jan 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB The Case for Testing Modified Gravity in the Solar SystemAli Mozaffari
(Imperial College)
Cosmology
31 Jan 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB NO SEMINAR THIS WEEK - SUKYOUNG'S WORKSHOPN/A
(N/A)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Critical Tests of the Theory of the Early Universe using the Cosmic Microwave BackgroundProfessor E Komatsu
(MPA Garching)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Feb 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The (no longer) Double Pulsar system: a precision probe of general relativity and pulsar magnetospheresMaura McLaughlin
(West Virginia University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre WIMP Hunting: The Search for Dark MatterDr A Green
(University of Nottingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Feb 2013
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCDan Coe
(STSci, Baltimore)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Feb 2013
13:00
BIPAC Hunting the First Galaxies with Gravitational LensingDan Coe
(STScI)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
14 Feb 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Scaling relations and galaxy formationMichele Cappellari
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre APOGEE: The Apache Point Observatory Galactic Evolution ExperimentDr R.P. Schiavon
(Liverpool John Moore's University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Feb 2013
11:30
CONFERENCE ROOM, DWB The chemical composition of M31 clustersRicardo Schiavon
(Liverpool John Moores)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Feb 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Efficient Bayesian Inference for the Sciences with a Little Help from Dr RiemannProfessor Mark Girolami
(Department of Statistical Science, UCL)
Cosmology
25 Feb 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Transforming Spirals - From COMBO-17 to SkyMapperDr C Wolf
(Mount Stromlo Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Feb 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Are we seeing evidence of an asteroid encounter with a pulsar?Paul Brook
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
28 Feb 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The Redshift and Mass Dependence on the Formation of The Hubble Sequence at z>1 from CANDELS/UDSAlice Mortlock
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Mar 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Galaxy Formation on a Moving MeshDr D Sijacki
(Institute of Astronomy, Cambridge)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Mar 2013
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Studying Galaxies, Clusters, and Cosmology with Weak Lensing MagnificationHendrik Hildebrandt
(Bonn University)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
07 Mar 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Transporting non-GaussianityDavid Mulryne
(Queen Mary, University of London)
Cosmology
07 Mar 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Learning the Fundamental MIR Spectral Components of Galaxies with NMFPeter Hurley
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Mar 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Evidence for nonlinear and chaotic behaviour in pulsar spin-down ratesDuncan Lorimer
(West Virginia University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 Mar 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB No seminarNo SeminarGalaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Mar 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Dark Matters Halos - The View Using BaryonsProfessor A Maller
(City Tech, New York)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Mar 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Looking at the Feedback Mechanisms of Starbursts and AGNs through Molecular OutflowsSatoki Matsushita
(ASIAA, Taiwan)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
24 Apr 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Journal club/new resultsN/A
(N/A)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 Apr 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Maximum Mass of Neutron Stars and Structure of Neutron-Star CoresProfessor P. Haensel
(Copernicus Center, Warsaw)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 May 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploring the Dawn of Cosmic Structure with the 21-cm LineDr. J.R. Pritchard
(Imperial College, London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 May 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxy Zoo 2: From Clicks to Detailed Morphologies for ~300,000 Galaxies in our Local UniverseKyle Willett
(University of Minnesota)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 May 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre University Lectureship Talks..
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Astrophysics Colloquia
16 May 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Gravitational wave astronomy - current status and future prospectsJonathan Reavley Gair
(Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge)
Cosmology
20 May 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Origin of the Solar WindProfessor B. Chandran
(University of New Hampshire)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 May 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Non-Gaussianity: the story continues...Donough Regan
(University of Sussex)
Cosmology
24 May 2013
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB On the nature of sodium excess galaxiesHyunjin Jeong
(Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 May 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A Galactic Scale Gravitational Wave ObservatoryDr. M. McLaughlin
(University of West Virginia)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 May 2013
17:00
Sir Martin Wood Lecture Theatre HALLEY LECTUREProfessor E. van Dishoeck
(University of Leiden)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 May 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Transitional Disks: Planet Formation in ActionEwine van Dishoeck
(University of Leiden)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 May 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Exploring the distant Universe with observations and simulationsSteve Wilkins
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
03 Jun 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The European Extremely Large TelescopeDr. J. Spyromilio
(European Southern Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 Jun 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCDaniel Castro
(MIT)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
06 Jun 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Far-Infrared spectroscopy of ultraluminous infrared galaxies with HerschelDuncan Farrah
(Virginia Tech)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Jun 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room The Nature of Reality: Perspectives from Computational GeometryYang-Hui He
(University of Oxford)
Cosmology
10 Jun 2013
12:30
Sir Martin Wood Lecture Theatre "The future of life: a cosmic perspective"Max Tegmark
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Jun 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room GAIA a new handle on invisible DM sub-halosDouglas Spolyar
(IAP)
Cosmology
13 Jun 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Probing the transformation of Spirals into S0s from their bulge and disc star formation historiesEvelyn Johnston
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 Jun 2013
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Mysteries from PAndAS: The Great Plane of AndromedaGeraint Lewis
(University of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Jun 2013
14:00
Seminar room Measuring Rotation Periods of Kepler Field Stars with a New Autocorrelation MethodAmy McQuillan
(Tel Aviv University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Jun 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Habitable Planets in Binary Star Systems - How hard to find are they?Siegfried Eggl
(Observatoire de Paris)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
20 Jun 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Nonlinearity and Redshift-space Distortions in Baryon Acoustic OscillationsNuala McCullagh
(Johns Hopkins University)
Cosmology
24 Jun 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Effective Field Theory Approaches to Dark EnergyJolyon Keith Bloomfield
(Cornell University)
Cosmology
05 Jul 2013
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB New evidence for a recent major Seyfert phase in the GalaxyJoss Bland-Hawthorn
(University of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Jul 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room A recurrent nova model for the circumstellar medium around Type Ia SupernovaeRichard Booth
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jul 2013
14:00
Conference Room, Denys Wilkinson Building Cosmos vs Canvas: Using Art to Reveal Science in Astronomy Public Outreach ImagesDr. Jayanne English
(Associate Professor, University of Manitoba, Dept of Physics and Astronomy)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
23 Jul 2013
19:30
Dobson Room, Atmospheric Physics Building, Sherrington Road Workshop: Cosmos vs Canvas: Using Art to Reveal Science in Astronomy Public Outreach ImagesDr. Jayanne English
(Associate Professor, University of Manitoba, Dept of Physics and Astronomy)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Aug 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB "Observing Star-Forming Galaxies in the Heart of the Reionization Era"Richard Ellis
(Caltech)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 Aug 2013
11:30
BIPAC The interesting lives of radio-AGN: a play in two actsMarios Karouzos
(Centre for the exploration of the origin of the Universe (CEOU) - Seoul National University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Sep 2013
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Insights into the star formation and dust properties of galaxies from their integrated spectral energy distributionsJacopo Chevallard
(IAP)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
12 Sep 2013
14:15
Fisher room, DWB Galaxy Environments and Galaxy Clustering: Luminosity and Color DependenceRamin Skibba
(University of California, San Diego)
Cosmology
12 Sep 2013
11:30
BIPAC Galaxy rotation and angular momentum in galaxiesDanail Obreschkow
(UWA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Sep 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Prospects for CMB lensing: constraints on tensor modes and signal extraction from N-body lensed CMB mapsClaudia Antolini
(SISSA)
Cosmology
26 Sep 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Interlocking resonance patterns in disc galaxiesJohn Beckman
(IAC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 Oct 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Magnetic Fields in the Multi-Phase Interstellar MediumProfessor A. Shukurov
(University of Newcastle)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Oct 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB CARLA - Clusters Around Radio-Loud AGN as seen by SpitzerDominika Wylezalek
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Oct 2013
12:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Measurement of Hawking radiation in an Analog systemBill Unruh
(UBC)
Cosmology
22 Oct 2013
17:00
Sir Martin Wood Lecture Theatre HINTZE LECTURE: The Role of Black Holes in Galaxy EvolutionProfessor C. Reynolds
(University of Maryland)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 Oct 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Spin spin: what powers and launches black hole jets?Rob Fender
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Oct 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Calculating predictions in multifield inflationMafalda Dias
(Sussex)
Cosmology
28 Oct 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Molecular Gas a a Probe of Galaxy EvolutionDr. A. Saintonge
(University College London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Oct 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Fast Radio Bursts: the slow birth of a new fieldAris Karastergiou
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
31 Oct 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Baryon Acoustic Oscillations in the Lyman-alpha forest of BOSS quasarsJulian Bautista
(APC, Paris)
Cosmology
04 Nov 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Hubble Ultra-Deep Field 2012 and the Cosmic History of Star FormationProfessor J. Dunlop
(University of Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 Nov 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room On the nature of Fast Radio BurstTony Bell and Aris Karastergiou
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Nov 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Constraints on Black Hole FormationDr. P.G. Jonker
(Netherlands Institute for Space Research)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Nov 2013
11:00
BIPAC seminar room New fast X-ray transients, and how to find morePeter Jonker / Aidan Glennie
(SRON-Utrecht / Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 Nov 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Cosmological perturbation theory in the late universeKarim Malik
(Queen Mary University of London)
Cosmology
14 Nov 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Some New Results On Central Mass AssemblyVictor Debattista
(UCLan)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Nov 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How do Supermassive Black Holes Grow?Professor A. King
(University Leicester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Nov 2013
12:30
Seminar Room Past, present and future X-ray activity from Sgr A*Gabriele Ponti
(Max Planck Institute fur Extraterrestriche Physik)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
21 Nov 2013
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Newtonian and Post-Newtonian Cosmology: c to infinity and BeyondDaniel Thomas
(Portsmouth)
Cosmology
21 Nov 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Cosmic Lighthouses: their Nature and Evolution as seen by HerschelDimitra Rigopoulou
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Nov 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Galactic Magnetic FieldProfessor G. Farrar
(New York University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Nov 2013
14:15
DWB Conference room Cosmology with photometric quasar surveysBoris Leistedt
(UCL)
Cosmology
28 Nov 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Specific angular momentum in high density environments: are cluster and field ETGs the same species?Ryan Houghton
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Dec 2013
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Cluster Soft Excess and a 0.1-1keV Cosmic Axion BackgroundDr. J. Conlon
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Dec 2013
13:00
BIPAC seminar room Magnetic linkage between neutron stars and accretion discsJohn Miller
(Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Dec 2013
13:00
DWB Conference room Constraining the small scale perturbations in our big universeChris Byrnes
(Sussex)
Cosmology
05 Dec 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBDMeg Urry
(Yale University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Dec 2013
16:15
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Imaging New WorldsDr. G. Chauvin
(IPAG Grenoble)
Astrophysics Colloquia
12 Dec 2013
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCDave Wilman
(MPE)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)