Seminars for Astrophysics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Astrophysics' and in 2015

When Location Title Speaker Series
19 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Accretion White Dwarfs as Universal Accretion LaboratoriesProfessor C. Knigge
(University of Southampton)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Jan 2015
11:00
BiPAC seminar room How to build a TraP: An image-plane transient-discovery pipelineTim Staley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Jan 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmic Rays, Galactic Outflow, Non-Thermal EmissionDr. A.M. Taylor
(Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Jan 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black hole spin: why should we Kerr?Matt Middleton
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
02 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exoplanets and the Nature of Other WorldsProfessor D. Queloz
(IOA)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Feb 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room Links between emission and rotational variability in pulsarsPaul Brook
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Feb 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Dimensional reduction in the sky?Joao Magueijo
(ICL)
Cosmology
05 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A closer look at stellar feedbackSam Geen
(Lyon)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
09 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asteroseismology Measuring Stellar Masses, Ages and RotationDr. G.R. Davies
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Feb 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Blazar jet emission: a statistical approachBarbara Biasuzzi
(INFN Trieste)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Nuclear star formation, molecular gas and the dusty torus of AGNAlmudena Alonso Herrero
(IFCA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Value of Newton's Constant of GravitationProfessor C.C. Speake
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 Feb 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Feedback processes in NGC 5548Katrien Steenbrugge
(Instituto Astronomia UCN, Chile)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Turbulent Heating in the X-Ray Brightest Galaxy ClustersDr I. Zhuravleva
(Stanford University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
19 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Evolution in the bias of radio sources (TBC)Sam Lindsay
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
23 Feb 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Astrobiology and Anomalies: Applications of Machine Learning in Astronomical SurveysDr. L.M. Walkowicz
(The Adler Planetarium)
Astrophysics Colloquia
25 Feb 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Mapping the inner accretion flow of supermassive black holesErin Kara
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Feb 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Black Hole - bulge scaling relationsRonald Laesker
(MPIA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Mar 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Early-Type Galaxies and their Environment: an IFS PerspectiveDr. F. D'Eugenio
(Australian National University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Black Holes and Neutron Stars in our Galaxy as Laboratories for Strong GravityTomaso Belloni
(INAF - Osservatorio Astronomico di Brera)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Mar 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCAlfie Tiley
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Mar 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room Mapping the z>2 Cosmic Web Using 3D Ly-a Forest TomographyKhee-Gan Lee
(MPIA)
Cosmology
11 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Constraining the structure and dynamics of black hole jetsWill Potter
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Mar 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Lensed Supernovae (TBC)Julian Merten
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Mar 2015
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (FRIDAY at 1pm) Galaxies That Shine: RHD Simulations of Radiation Feedback in Galactic DisksJoakim Rosdahl
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Mar 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The jets of the radiogalaxy 4C74.26: an indication that relativistic shocks do not accelerate ultra-high energy cosmic raysAnabella Araudo
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The Era of Time Domain Radio AstronomyAssaf Horesh
(Caltech)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Apr 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB BETA / ASKAPIan Heywood
(CSIRO Astronomy & Space Science (Australia), Rhodes University (South Africa))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Real-time identification and follow-up of fast radio burstsEmily Petroff
(Swinburne University of Technology)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
27 Apr 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Co-Evolution of Galaxies and Black Holes: Clues in the Contemporary UniverseProfessor T.M. Heckman
(Johns Hopkins University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
27 Apr 2015
16:00
Conference Room, DWB Understanding cosmic acceleration with the Dark Energy Survey and beyondMarcelle Soares-Santos
(FNAL)
Cosmology
29 Apr 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Observational evidence for Eddington accretion onto compact objectsDiego Altamirano
(University of Southampton)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
30 Apr 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB THE DARK ENERGY SURVEY, status, first results, and mocksMarc Manera
(UCL)
Cosmology
05 May 2015
11:00
Fisher Room SuMIRe: Subaru Measurements of Images and Redshifts Imaging and Spectroscopic Surveys on Cosmology, Galactic Archaeology, and Galaxy EvolutionProfessor H. Murayama
(University of California at Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
06 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Use of binary radio pulsars with ultra-compact companions to understand basic physicsManjari Bagchi
(Institute of Space Sciences (IEEC-CSIC))
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A spatially resolved view of galaxy evolutionJames Allen
(Univ of Sydney)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 May 2015
11:30
BIPAC seminar room The Galactic Center PulsarGeoff Bower
(ASIAA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB External forcing in low and high redshift galaxiesAnna Cibinel
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
14 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB How to Run through Walls : An analytic approach to ultra-relativistic collisions of solitonsEugene Lim
(KCL)
Cosmology
18 May 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Protoplanetary Disk Structure and Planet Formation Signatures Resolved with InterferometryDr. S. Kraus
(University of Exeter)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 May 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Planck stars: from cosmology to black holes and backFrancesca Vidotto
(Nijmegen)
Cosmology
27 May 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The Hunt for Radio Transients With the Jansky VLAKunal Mooley
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
28 May 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Piecing together the Milky Way using Large Spectroscopic SurveysKeith Hawkins
(Cambridge (IOA))
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
01 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre New Populations of Gamma-Ray BurstProfessor A.J. Levan
(University of Warwick)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The high-resolution structure of stellar-mass Black holesAnthony Rushton
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
04 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Vacuum Energy SequesteringDavid Stefanyszyn
(Nottingham)
Cosmology
04 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB No seminarN/A
(N/A)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Asteroseismology - Measuring Stellar Masses, Ages and RotationDr. G.R. Davies
(University of Birmingham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
10 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Subclasses of Type Ia Supernovae as the origin of [alpha/Fe] ratios in dwarf Spheroidal galaxiesChiaki Kobayashi
(University of Hertfordshire)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Hierarchical galaxy formation and its manifestations in early-type galaxiesChiara Tonini
(Swinburne)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 Jun 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Oligarchic Growth of planets in Thermally Evolving Protoplanetary Disc ModelsProfessor R.P. Nelson
(Queen Mary University of London)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB TBABaojiu Li
(Durham)
Cosmology
17 Jun 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Robotic transient science with AMI: The first unbiased radio catalogue of Swift GRBsGemma Anderson
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 Jun 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Lensing of the cosmic microwave backgroundAnthony Challinor
(DAMTP)
Cosmology
18 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The role of the environment in galaxy evolutionFelicia Ziparo
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Jun 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Spectroscopic bulge-disk decomposition with MaNGA (30 mins)Evelyn Johnston
(ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Magnetic fields and cosmologyPhilip Mauskopf
(ASU)
Cosmology
07 Jul 2015
11:00
Fisher room Gamma-ray burst spectral evolution in the internal shock modelZeljka Bosnjak
(Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 Jul 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room The Stability of Roche-Lobe Overflow and Multiple Stellar Populations in Globular ClustersZhanwen Han
(Kunming)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB The stellar haloes of Milky Way-Mass galaxiesPatricia Tissera
(Universidad Andres Bello)
Cosmology
15 Jul 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAStephen Justham
(BAO, Tsinghua)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Jul 2015
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The dusty side of AGN: torus geometry and host galaxy assemblyDuncan Farrah
(Virginia Tech)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 Jul 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Binary neutron stars, GRBs and FRBs: simulating catastrophic events in general relativityLuciano Rezzolla
(University of Frankfurt)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jul 2015
14:15
BIPAC seminar room, DWB TBAKatherine Mack
(University of Melbourne)
Cosmology
29 Jul 2015
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBAJosiah Schwab
(Berkeley)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
10 Sep 2015
14:15
BIPAC Detection of Lensing of the CMB by Dark Matter HalosMathew Madhavacheril
(Stony Brook)
Cosmology
18 Sep 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar room Do all accreting white dwarfs launch jets?Deanne Coppejans
(Radboud University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Sep 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar room Origin of hydrogen-free superluminous supernovaeTakashi Moriya
(Bonn)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Sep 2015
13:00
BIPAC Seminar Room DWB "The star formation and AGN contribution to global galaxy SEDs: Applying state-of-the-art fitting codes to hydrodynamical simulations and observations."Dr. Rafael Martinez-Galarza
(CfA/Harvard)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC B-modes science with POLARBEAR and beyondGiulio Fabbian
(SISSA)
Cosmology
12 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Black Widows, Redbacks and Transitional Neutron Star BinariesDr. R. Breton
(University of Manchester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC Science with CMB Spectral Distortions: a New Window to Early-Universe and Particle PhysicsJens Chluba
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
16 Oct 2015
11:00
Bipac seminar room Star Formation at the ExtremesLuis F. Rodriguez
(UNAM and El Colegio Nacional, M�xico)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Role of Magnetic Fields in Star FormationProfessor C. McKee
(University of California at Berkeley)
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 Oct 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Quenching of star formation through disc-preserving galaxy mergersMiguel Querejeta
(MPIA)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Oct 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Formation and Evolution of Globular ClustersProfessor M. Gieles
(University of Surrey)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 Oct 2015
14:15
BIPAC Sterile neutrino dark matter: galaxy formation and other storiesMark Lovell
(Amsterdam)
Cosmology
29 Oct 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Superbubble: energetics, feedback to ISM, escape path for ionizing photonsArpita Roy
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre A Constellation of Results from the "Continuum Halos in Nearby Galaxies - an EVLA Survey"Professor J. English
(University of Manitoba)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Cosmic Dawn and 21-cm Cosmology: From Theoretical Concepts to Monumental ObservationsRennan Barkana
(Tel Aviv / AIP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Innovative Techniques To Test the Fundaments of CosmologyStefano Camera
(Manchester)
Cosmology
09 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Complex Evolutionary Paths of Local Infrared Luminous Galaxies: A High Angular Resolution Mid-Infrared ViewDr. A. Alonso
(Instituto de Fisica de Cantabria)
Astrophysics Colloquia
12 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Low-frequency views on the cold neutral medium and high redshift radio galaxiesLeah Morabito
(Leiden)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Nov 2015
14:00
BIPAC Simulating relativistic effects in cosmologyShaun Hotchkiss
(Sussex)
Cosmology
16 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Exploring Gamma-Ray Bursts and Other Transients with Next Generation Radio TelescopesDr. T Murphy
(University of Sydney)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Models for low accretion rate black holesCharles Gammie
(University of Illinois)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Nov 2015
11:30
FISHER ROOM, DWB Life and adventures of binary supermassive black holes (***FISHER ROOM***)Eugene Vasiliev
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC Black Holes, Superluminality and EFTGarrett Goon
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
23 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Journey of High-Energy Photons in Blazar JetsDr. L. Sironi
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Astrophysics Colloquia
25 Nov 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Ultra-High Energy Cosmic Rays: Present and FutureRafael Alves Batista
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Nov 2015
14:15
BIPAC The squeezed limit of the bispectrum for multi-field inflationZac Kenton
(Queen Mary)
Cosmology
26 Nov 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The evolution of star-forming galaxies in the first billion yearsRebecca Bowler
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
30 Nov 2015
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Giant Exoring System Seen in Eclipse Around J1407b - Hints of Exomoons?Dr. M. Kenworthy
(Leiden Observatory)
Astrophysics Colloquia
02 Dec 2015
11:00
Bipac Seminar Room Black hole formation and the appearance of trapping horizonsJohn Miller
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Dec 2015
14:15
BIPAC New probes of large-scale CMB anomaliesSimone Aiola
(University of Pittsberg)
Cosmology
03 Dec 2015
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Transformation of Star-bursting Galaxies in Galaxy ClustersSteve Crawford
(SAAO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
09 Dec 2015
11:00
Fisher Room Quasi-periodic oscillations in black-hole binariesSara Motta
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee