Astronomy Colloquium List: 01-Aug-2018 to 31-Dec-2018

All Astronomy Colloquium are held in room ATL 2400 at 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm) unless otherwise noted.
Date: Wednesday 12-Sep-2018
Time: 15:30-16:30 (3:30-4:30 pm) NOTE THE TIME CHANGE.
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: EDI Panel: Dr. Carrie Anderson (GSFC), Marcia Segura (UMD), and Dr. Amy Simon (GSFC)
Title: Harassment, Bias, and Bullying in Astronomy and Planetary Science
Date: Wednesday 19-Sep-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Lia Corrales (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
Title: Are we star stuff? Solving mysteries of astromineralogy and dust grain growth with X-ray imaging and spectroscopy
Date: Wednesday 26-Sep-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Sebastian Sanchez (Instituto de Astronomia Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico)
Title: The kiloparsec scale in galaxies: clues about their evolution
Date: Wednesday 03-Oct-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Ashlee Wilkins (American Astronomical Society)
Title: Science and Space Policy in the Current Era
Date: Wednesday 10-Oct-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Keith Gendreau (NASA)
Title: NICER Early Operations and Initial Results
Date: Wednesday 17-Oct-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Mark Voit (Michigan State University)
Title: “Waterfalls or Rain: How does gas get into galaxies?”
Date: Wednesday 24-Oct-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Armin Rest (STScI)
Title: High-cadence Light Curves of Transients from the Kepler Telescope
Date: Wednesday 31-Oct-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. David Neufeld (JHU/UMD)
Title: Dark matter that interacts with baryons: density distribution within the Earth, new constraints on the interaction cross-section, and a dark matter search currently under way in my basement
Date: Wednesday 07-Nov-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Jonathan Fortney (University of California Santa Cruz)
Title: New Windows on Giant Planet Structure and Composition
Date: Wednesday 14-Nov-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Yuri Levin (Flatiron Institute New York)
Title: Fun with black holes.
Date: Wednesday 21-Nov-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: THANKSGIVING BREAK
Title: NO COLLOQUIUM
Date: Wednesday 28-Nov-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Ricardo Arevalo (UMD)
Title: Technical and Scientific Prospects for in situ Planetary Exploration
Date: Wednesday 05-Dec-2018
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: 2400 ATL
Speaker: NONE
Title: NO COLLOQUIUM SCHEDULED

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INFORMATION FOR HOSTS

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