Seminars for Astrophysics

Currently showing seminars filtered by seminar category 'Astrophysics' and in 2019

When Location Title Speaker Series
14 Jan 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Gaia: mission status and results from the second data releaseDr Anthony Brown
(Leiden University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Jan 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Precision big bang nucleosynthesis with improved Helium-4 predictionsCyril Pitrou
(Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)
Cosmology
16 Jan 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room Accuracy and precision of industrial stellar abundancesPaula Jofre
(Universidad Diego Portales)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
17 Jan 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Observing the circum-galactic medium in absorption and emissionRamona Augustin
(LAM/ESO)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Jan 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre Chemical Enrichment of the UniverseDr Chiaki Kobayashi
(University of Hertfordshire)
Astrophysics Colloquia
22 Jan 2019
11:30
Simpkins Lee Room, Beecroft Building Cosmology with quasarsPauline Zarrouk
(Durham University)
Cosmology
23 Jan 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Galactic black-hole binaries: failed transition outbursts and soft γ-ray emissionMelania Del Santo
(IASF Palermo)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Jan 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB stellar angular momentum of galaxies: unveiling the bimodality of massive galaxy properties and the role of environment in massive galaxy formationMark Graham
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 Jan 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Quantum Detection for Millimetre and Sub-Millimetre AstronomyDr Boon Kok Tan
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
29 Jan 2019
11:30
Simpkins Lee Room, Beecroft Building Dark matter probes in our galaxyJoseph Silk
(Institut d�Astrophysique de Paris)
Cosmology
31 Jan 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The complicated lives of disk galaxies: lessons from IFSAmelia Fraser-McKelvie
(University of Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Feb 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Star formation, black hole growth and feedback in distant powerful radio galaxiesDr Joel Vernet
(ESO)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 Feb 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Testing for the environmental dependence of the growth rateIxandra Achitouv
(LUTH, Paris Observatory)
Cosmology
06 Feb 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBC (Magnetic Stars)Stan Owocki
(University of Delaware)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 Feb 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Supermassive Black Hole Dynamics and Feedback Across Cosmic ScalesPawel Biernacki
(Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
08 Feb 2019
14:00
BIPAC seminar room TBC (Exomoons)Alex Teachey
(Columbia University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
11 Feb 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre The Transient Universe: Cosmic Explosions and Dark EnergyMark Sullivan
(University of Southampton)
Astrophysics Colloquia
12 Feb 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Neutrinos and warm dark matter from an SDSS perspectiveNathalie Palanque-Delabrouille
(CEA Saclay)
Cosmology
13 Feb 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCTanmoy Laskar
(University of Bath)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 Feb 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Connecting galaxy structure and star formation: the role of environment in the formation of S0 galaxiesPreetish Mishra
(National Centre for Radio Astrophysics, India)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Feb 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Imaging the Event Horizon in the Galactic Center and M87Prof. Heino Falcke
(Radbound University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Feb 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCGuglielmo Mastroserio
(University of Amsterdam)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
25 Feb 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre ULXs: a closer look at super-critical accretionDr Matthew Middleton
(University of Durham)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Feb 2019
11:30
BIPAC, DWB The CMB as a backlightAlex van Engelen
(CITA)
Cosmology
28 Feb 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The co-evolution of galaxies and supermassive black holes: the search for observational evidence of AGN feedbackRebecca Smethurst
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
04 Mar 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Weak lensing by large-scale structure as an accurate probe of cosmology and much more!Prof. Henk Hoekstra
(Leiden University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
05 Mar 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Modelling the gravitational wave signal from merging compact binariesSebastian Khan
(Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics)
Cosmology
06 Mar 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCAndrew Mummery
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 Mar 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Galactic-scale outflows in galaxies of the local UniverseGuido Roberts-Bortsani
(UCL)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 Mar 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCBen Burningham
(University of Hertfordshire)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 Apr 2019
11:30
seminar room, DWB What molecular gas teaches us about AGN feedbackKatey Alatalo
(STSci)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Apr 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The MESSIER surveyor: lifting the veil on the ultra low surface brightness universeDavid Valls-Gabaud
(Observatoire de Paris)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
26 Apr 2019
11:00
Fisher Room Interacting Cosmic Ray Particles in the Galactic Center RegionFarhad Yusef-Zadeh
(Northwestern University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
29 Apr 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre Cosmology with weak gravitational lensing: challenges and opportunitiesDr Elisa Chisari
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
01 May 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room A Gold Standard Black Hole X-ray Binary, the 2018 Outburst of MAXI J1820+070Joe Bright
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 May 2019
11:30
Simpkins Lee Room, Beecroft Building Building the ultimate Bayesian machine to interpret cosmological data-setsGuillaume Lavaux
(Institut d'Astrophysique de Paris)
Cosmology
08 May 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TYC 8332 - The mystery of the first transient discovered with MeerKATLaura Driessen
(University of Manchester)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
09 May 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Improving Cosmological Measurements with Improved photo-zZahra Gomes
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
13 May 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr Sara Motta
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
14 May 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Gravitational potential and surface density drive stellar populationsTania Barone
(ANU)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
15 May 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCJames Doherty
(Open University)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
16 May 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Unveiling the hidden universe: studying low-surface-brightness galaxies using the New Horizon cosmological simulationRyan Jackson
(University of Hertfordshire)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 May 2019
11:00
Simpkins Lee, Beecroft Building How to detect anisotropy in the gravitational-wave backgroundAndrew Jaffe
(Imperial)
Cosmology
22 May 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCAnnelies Mortier
(University of Cambridge)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
28 May 2019
11:30
Simpkins Lee Room, Beecroft Building Cosmological constraints from the thermal Sunyaev Zeldovich power spectrum and cluster countsBoris Bolliet
(University of Manchester)
Cosmology
30 May 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Strategies for studying cluster infall regions and filaments with WEAVEUlrike Kuchner
(University of Nottingham)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
03 Jun 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Getting close to the brightest black holes with NICERDr Phil Uttley
(University of Amsterdam)
Astrophysics Colloquia
04 Jun 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB A null test to probe the scale-invariance of the growth of structureFelipe Oliveira Franco
(University of Geneva)
Cosmology
05 Jun 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCLise Du Buisson
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
06 Jun 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Properties of Cold Mode Accretion Filaments of Milky Way Sized GalaxiesMarius Ramsoy
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
10 Jun 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Do we understand the progenitors of neutron stars and black holes?Dr Tomer Shenar
(KU Leuven)
Astrophysics Colloquia
11 Jun 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Scalar-Tensor theories of gravity: cosmology and black holesMarco Crisostomi
(University Paris-Saclay)
Cosmology
12 Jun 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room TBCFabian Schneider
(Heidelberg Institute of Theoretical Studies)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
13 Jun 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Untangling Jellyfish: Studying Ram-Pressure Stripped Galaxies with MUSE and GASPCallum Bellhouse
(TBD)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
17 Jun 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBADr Norbert Wex
(Max Planck)
Astrophysics Colloquia
18 Jun 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Preparing for Precision Cosmology with Cosmic EmulationJuliana Kwan
(Liverpool John Moores University)
Cosmology
19 Jun 2019
11:00
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCNing-chen Sun
(University of Sheffield)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
20 Jun 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Star Formation and ISM DynamicsRalf Klessen
(University of Heidelberg)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
21 Jun 2019
14:00
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The evolution of the interstellar medium in merging galaxiesJorge G. Moreno Soto
(Pomona College)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 Jun 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBDMartin Bourne
(Cambridge)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Sep 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB The Resonant Structure of Galaxy DiscsJohn E Beckman
(Instituto de Astrof�sica de Canarias)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
01 Oct 2019
11:00
tbc Decoding the Microphysics of Ultralight Bosons with Binary Black HolesHorng Sheng Chia
(UVA Amsterdam)
Cosmology
09 Oct 2019
11:00
BIPAC room Black hole X-ray binaries- accurate distances and natal kicksPikky Atri
(Curtin, Perth)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
14 Oct 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre The structure of galactic thick disksDr Marie Martig
(Liverpool John Moores University)
Astrophysics Colloquia
15 Oct 2019
11:30
Conference Room, DWB Cosmological Tensions and How to Find ThemPablo Lemos Portela
(UCL)
Cosmology
16 Oct 2019
11:00
BIPAC room X-ray/Optical Correlations and Jet Activity in Low Mass X-ray Binaries: Starring MAXI J1820+070John Paice
(University of Southampton)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
21 Oct 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre Linking the initial conditions of star formation to Galactic environmentDr Sarah Ragan
(Univeristy of Cardiff)
Astrophysics Colloquia
23 Oct 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Understanding Stars to find Earth-like planetsXavier Dumusque
(Observatoire de Geneve)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
24 Oct 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Dense gas in galaxy clusters under the influence of an AGN jetRicarda Beckmann
(IAP)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
28 Oct 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAProfessor David Alonso
(University of Oxford)
Astrophysics Colloquia
30 Oct 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Radial velocity confirmation of K2-100b: a young, highly irradiated, and low density transiting hot NeptuneOscar Barragan Villanueva
(University of Oxford)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
05 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC seminar room The blessing and curse of large scale B-modesDavide Poletti
(SISSA)
Cosmology
06 Nov 2019
11:00
BIPAC seminar room Steps Towards Unlocking the MeV Sky with AMEGOSean Griffin
(NASA Goddard)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
07 Nov 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCAaron Yung
(Rutgers University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
11 Nov 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB Kinematics of galactic bulges and diskSree Oh
(ANU)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC seminar room Current and future prospects of measuring rSZ effects in galaxy clustersAditya Rotti
(University of Manchester)
Cosmology
14 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC Jet models for Sag A* and other starved black holesHeino Falcke
(Radbound University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
18 Nov 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre The collisionless dynamics of dark matter and cosmic structure formationDr Oliver Hahn
(Observatoire de la C�te d'Azur)
Astrophysics Colloquia
20 Nov 2019
11:00
SPIMAX seminar room Exoplanets, Dynamics and HabitabilityJonti Horner
(University of Southern Queensland)
(SPI-MAX) coffee
21 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC TBCDr. Akin Yildirim
(Max Planck Institute for Astrophysics)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
25 Nov 2019
14:00
Denis Sciama Lecture Theatre Fast Radio Bursts: present and futureProf. Ue-Li Pen
(University of Toronto)
Astrophysics Colloquia
26 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC Seminar Room Testing the equivalence principle with large-scale structureCamille Bonvin
(Universite de Geneve)
Cosmology
28 Nov 2019
11:30
BIPAC Resolved Properties of Galaxy Mergers from MaNGAMallory Thorpe
(University of Victoria)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
02 Dec 2019
14:00
Dennis Sciama Lecture Theatre TBAStephen Smartt
(Queens University Belfast)
Astrophysics Colloquia
03 Dec 2019
10:30
BIPAC Seminar Room TBCGianmassimo Tasinato
(University of Swansea)
Cosmology
05 Dec 2019
11:30
BIPAC TBCAnastasia Ponomareva
(University of Oxford)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)
12 Dec 2019
11:30
Bipac Seminar Room, DWB TBCWoorak Choi
(Yonsei University)
Galaxy Evolution Seminars (Thursdays)