Astronomy department colloquia are held in the department classroom, VVO 110. Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Wednesdays, starting at 4:15 p.m. with tea and cookies in the department library starting at 4:00 p.m.
|February 11||The New Heliosphere: What are we learning about Astrospheres Merav Opher (Boston University)|
|February 25||The ELM Survey: A Targeted Search for the Most Extreme White Dwarf Binary Systems Alex Gianninas (University of Oklahoma)|
|March 4||Solving the Mystery of the Planetary Desert with Kepler and KELT Knicole Colon (Lehigh University)|
|March 25||Local Dwarf Galaxies and Near-Field Cosmology in LCDM Erik Tollerud (Yale University)|
|April 29||The Search for Earth 2.0 Sara Seager (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)|