Seminars for Astrophysics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Astrophysics' and in 2017

When Location Title Speaker Series
16 Jan 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Identifying the progenitors of LIGO's first black holesProf. Pablo Marchant
(University of Bonn)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Jan 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Delensing CMB B-modes: results from SPTAlessandro Manzotti
(University of Chicago)
Cosmology
18 Jan 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Understanding the Milky Way and other disc galaxies with modern surveysRalph Schoenrich
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Jan 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Puzzle of Multiple Populations in Globular ClustersProfessor Nate Bastian
(Liverpool John Moores University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Jan 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Fuelling & Feedback: The Quasar Host Galaxy Connection in the High-redshift UniverseManda Banerji
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
31 Jan 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Cosmology with Cosmic VoidsYan-Chuan Cai
(IoA Edinburgh)
Cosmology
01 Feb 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Extreme Solar Events in the Radiocarbon RecordBenjamin Pope
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
02 Feb 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Local Analogues to Distant Lyman Break GalaxiesSteph Greis
(Warwick)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Feb 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room CHIME and real-time FRB and pulsar searches (TBD)Prof. Kendrick Smith
(Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Feb 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB ALMA observations of atomic carbon in z~4 dusty star-forming galaxiesMatt Bothwell
(Cavendish, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Feb 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Evolved planetary systems around white dwarfsBoris Gaensicke
(University of Warwick)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Feb 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Stochastic gravitational wave background from binary black holesIrina Dvokin
(IAP)
Cosmology
15 Feb 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Hydrodynamics of the common envelope phaseDr Sebastian Ohlmann
(University of Heidelberg)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
16 Feb 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Studying Galaxies with SimulationsMark Richardson
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Feb 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Galaxy Evolution at the Peak Epoch of Cosmic Star Formation: Witnessing In-situ the Growth and Transformations of Young GalaxiesNatascha Forster Shreiber
(Max-Planck-Institut)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Feb 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Constraints on Effective Field Theories for CosmologyAndrew Tolley
(Imperial College)
Cosmology
22 Feb 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Hunting for the missing spiders and transformersAlbert Kong
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Feb 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Examining the origin of quenched, low-mass galaxies with SDSS-IV MaNGASamantha Penny
(ICG, Portsmouth)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
27 Feb 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre All-sky radio SETIMike Garrett
(University of Manchester)
Astrophysics Colloquia
28 Feb 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room An overview of galaxy biasFabian Schmidt
(MPA)
Cosmology
01 Mar 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Gas inflow patterns and nuclear rings in barred galaxiesProf. Juntai Shen
(Shanghai Astronomical Observatory, Chinese Academy of Sciences)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
02 Mar 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCNimisha Kumari
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Mar 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Deep ALMA imaging of the Hubble Ultra Deep FieldJim Dunlop
(University of Edinburgh)
Astrophysics Colloquia
07 Mar 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Relaxing the Cosmological ConstantPaolo Creminelli
(ICTP)
Cosmology
09 Mar 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A wide-field view of early-type galaxies with the Mitchell integral-field spectrographNicholas Boardman
(St Andrews)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
16 Mar 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCDan Smith
(University of Hertfordshire)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Apr 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Wide-field science with SKA2-MFAAJess Broderick
(ASTRON)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Apr 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The role of gas flows in driving galaxy evolution: clues from the cold interstellar mediumDr. Amelie Saintoge
(UCL)
Astrophysics Colloquia
25 Apr 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Dark Energy and Modified Gravity in Higher-Order Scalar-Tensor theoriesDavid Langlois
(APC Paris)
Cosmology
26 Apr 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Simulating supermassive black hole evolution: a multi-scale problemRicarda Beckmann
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
01 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre No Seminar (Bank Holiday)Astrophysics Colloquia
03 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room The (Radio) Spectral Revolution: Altering our understanding of Radio Galaxy EvolutionJoe Callingham
(University of Sydney)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
08 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Protoplanetary Disks and Signatures of Planet FormationProf. Kees Dullemond
(Heidelberg University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
09 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Interpreting ALMA observations of high redshift galaxies during the epoch of reionizationHarley Katz
(Cambridge)
Cosmology
10 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Hot Stars and ScintillatorsDr Mark Walker
(Manly Astrophysics)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB High redshift universe in the COSMOS field: VISTA and Spitzer telescopes paving the way for JWSTIary Davidzon
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre SKA perspectives for non-thermal studies of galaxy clustersDr. Chiara Ferrari
(Observatoire de la Cote d'azur)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 May 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Models of coupled dark matter to dark energyAlkistis Pourtsidou
(University of Portsmouth)
Cosmology
17 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Emission Line Stars in M31Laura Prichard
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
18 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Emission Line Mapping of Galaxies at High Resolution: Optical RadioastronomyJohn Beckman
(IAC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
22 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre How to connect observations of accreting black holes with MRI simulationsProf. Chris Done
(Durham University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB (Tentatively) Lunar Radio ArrayJoe Silk
(Oxford / IAP / Johns Hopkins)
Cosmology
24 May 2017
13:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxies in a LCDM universe: the vital role of baryon physicsArianna Di Cintio
(AIP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
24 May 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Climates and Observations of Tidally Locked Terrestrial ExoplanetsMark Hammond
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Fuelling & Feedback: The Quasar Host Galaxy Connection in the High-redshift UniverseManda Banerji
(IoA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 May 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre No Seminar (Bank Holiday)Astrophysics Colloquia
30 May 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Insights into non-linear structure growth from inverted initial conditionsAndrew Pontzen
(UCL)
Cosmology
01 Jun 2017
14:00
BIPAC seminar room Exciting New Findings in the Galactic HaloBranimir Sesar
(MPIA, Heidelberg)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
01 Jun 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Are mergers important?Garreth Martin
(TBC)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
05 Jun 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Fast Radio BurstsProf. Matthew Bailes
(Swinburne University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
08 Jun 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Starbursts, normal galaxies and the molecular gas history of the UniverseMark Sargent
(Sussex)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Jun 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gaia and the Milky WayDr. John Magorrian
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
13 Jun 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room, DWB Remaining positive in CosmologyClaudia de Rham
(Imperial College London)
Cosmology
14 Jun 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Anomalous pulsar scattering at LOFAR frequenciesMarisa Geyer
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
15 Jun 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB A Coherent Picture of Gas Flow in the Central Molecular Zone InboxMatt Ridley
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Jun 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxy Zoo:Secular evolution of barred galaxies using image decompostionSandor Kruk
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
29 Jun 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Continuous Star Formation in Brightest Cluster GalaxiesJeremy Lim
(University of Hong Kong)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Jul 2017
16:00
BIPAC seminar room Approximate Analytical Calculations of Photon Geodesics in the Schwarzschild MetricDr Vittorio De Falco
(University of Bern)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
12 Jul 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Looking on the Bright Side: The Impact of Stellar Activity on Prebiotic ChemistryDr Paul Rimmer
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Jul 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB New insights into AGN, via their radio emissionSarah White
(ICRAR, Perth Australia)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
19 Jul 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room "'Radio loud' and 'radio quiet' hard state black holes - a bit of a problem" and "First signs of a difference: spectral differences between the radio loud and radio quiet jets"Prof. Rob Fender and Mathilde Espinasse
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
20 Jul 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Active Nuclei from low to high Eddington ratios: the X-ray and radio perspectiveFrancesca Panessa
(IAPS)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Jul 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room AGN Circum-nuclear Environments at z~0Prajval Shastri
(Indian Institute of Astrophysics)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 Sep 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCHyunmi Song
(Korea Astronomy and Space Science Institute)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Sep 2017
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room The Optical Fundamental Plane of Black Hole ActivityPayaswini Saikia
(Radboud University Nijmegen)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
22 Sep 2017
11:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre NASA's NICER mission to determine the properties of neutron stars and black holesProf. Frederick K. Lamb
(University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 Sep 2017
11:30
Fisher Room Quasar Rain: the Inner Simplicity of Quasars and the Origin of the Broad Emission Line RegionMartin Elvis
(Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
03 Oct 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Robustness of Inflation to inhomogeneous initial conditionsKaty Clough
(King's College)
Cosmology
04 Oct 2017
11:00
DWB Seminar Room Probing strong field gravity by mapping accreting black holesAdam Ingram
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Oct 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Modern Radio Continuum Surveys and Data Processing ChallengesIan Heywood
(Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
16 Oct 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre PulsarsJasson Hessels
(ASTRON)
Astrophysics Colloquia
17 Oct 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Studying the Expansion of the Universe with quasar spectraAndreu Font
(UCL)
Cosmology
18 Oct 2017
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room New Insights on Black Hole-Galaxy Co-Evolution from Studies of AGNs Both Near and FarKristina Nylend
(NRAO)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
19 Oct 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Understanding spiral arms in low-redshift galaxies with Galaxy ZooRoss Hart
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
24 Oct 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Lensing reconstruction from intensity maps: the impact of gravitational nonlinearitiesSimon Foreman
(CITA)
Cosmology
25 Oct 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Gravitational Wave DiscussionAll
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
26 Oct 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The Star Formation History of Low-mass Early-type Galaxies and Their Dependence on Mass and EnvironmentYiqing Liu
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
31 Oct 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Gravitational waves from phase transitions in the early UniverseMark Hindmarsh
(Sussex)
Cosmology
02 Nov 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galaxy formation simulations: "sub-grid" vs. physicsDebora Sijacki
(IOA, Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
06 Nov 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The First EM Counterpart of a Gravitational Wave EventKunal Mooley
(Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
08 Nov 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Pulsar Science (TBD)Dr Griffin Foster
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Nov 2017
14:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Unraveling Galaxy Formation Histories with Semi-Resolved Stellar PopulationsCharlie Conroy
(CfA, Harvard)
Observational Cosmology High-z Seminar
09 Nov 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Predictions for deep galaxy surveys with JWST from LCDMWill Cowley
(Kapteyn Astronomical Institute)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Nov 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre No seminar (week of Hintze Lecture)Astrophysics Colloquia
14 Nov 2017
23:30
BIPAC seminar room Cosmological results from the Dark Energy SurveyJoseph Zuntz
(Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
Cosmology
15 Nov 2017
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room substructure in the MW disk [TBC]Dr Ralph Schoenrich
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
16 Nov 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCEmma Curtis-Lake
(IAP, Paris)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
20 Nov 2017
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBDMartin Ward
(Durham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
21 Nov 2017
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Strong lensing by substructures in galaxy clustersMassimo Meneghetti
(Bologna)
Cosmology
22 Nov 2017
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Dynamic cloud formation in exoplanet atmospheresDr Graham Lee
(AOPP, University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
23 Nov 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCLaura Prichard
(Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
30 Nov 2017
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCFergus Cullen
(Edinburgh)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)