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 2017

DateSpeaker and InstitutionTitle (subject)
Thursday, January 26* Duane Lee, Vanderbilt University Playing Your CARDs Right: Reconstructing the Accretion History of the Galactic Halo
February 22 Diana Dragomir, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Looking At Super-Earth Exoplanets Through Their Atmospheres
Tuesday, April 4, at 12pm** Daniel Eisenstein, Harvard University Dark Energy and Cosmic Sound
April 26 Jeremy Bradford, Yale University
Isolated Galaxies: A Control Sample for Testing Structure Formation
May 3 Greg Laughlin, Yale University Poincaré's Legacy: Predictions on Time Scales Ranging from Milliseconds to Billions of Years

*Note the unusual day of the week.
**Note the unusual day and time.