Colloquium Schedule

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.

Fall 2016

DateSpeaker and InstitutionTitle
October 5 Jonathan Pober, Brown University Early Reionization Science from 21 cm Experiments and the Path Towards a New Cosmological Probe
October 19 Jeff Linsky, University of Colorado, Boulder UV and X-ray Emission from Exoplanet Host Stars: Results of the MUSCLES HST Survey and Photochemistry in Exoplanet Atmospheres
November 2 Ilse Cleeves, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics From Disks to Planets Through the Astrochemical Lens
November 9 Kate Whitaker, U Mass Amherst / U Conn Storrs Tracing the Cosmic Shutdown of Star Formation in Massive Galaxies
December 7 Nia Imara, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Story of Stellar Nurseries