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.

Spring 2015

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)