Astronomy Colloquium List: 01-Aug-2020 to 31-Dec-2020

All Astronomy Colloquium are held at 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm) unless otherwise noted.
Date: Wednesday 09-Sep-2020
Time: 15:00-14:00 (3:00-4:00 pm) ***NOTE SPECIAL TIME 3PM EDT***
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Andy Harris for URL
Speaker: Dr. Reinhard Genzel (Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics)
Title: "Testing the Massive Black Hole Paradigm and GR with Infrared Interferometry"
Date: Wednesday 16-Sep-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Stuart Vogel for URL
Speaker: Dr. Mark Reid (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Title: "The Spiral Structure of the Milky Way"
Date: Wednesday 23-Sep-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Eliza Kempton for URL
Speaker: Prof. Ruth Murray-Clay (UCSC)
Title: "Origins of Structure in Inner Planetary Systems"
Date: Wednesday 30-Sep-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Richard Mushotzky for URL
Speaker: Prof. Raffaella Margutti (Northwestern University)
Title: "The Renaissance of Astrophysics: a landscape of opportunities in the era of Time Domain Multi-Messenger investigations"
Date: Wednesday 07-Oct-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Derek Richardson for URL
Speaker: cancelled
Title: "cancelled"
Date: Wednesday 14-Oct-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Sylvain Veilleux for URL
Speaker: Prof. Nahum Arav (Virginia Tech)
Title: "The Contribution of Quasar Absorption Outflows to AGN Feedback"
Date: Wednesday 21-Oct-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Stuart Vogel for URL
Speaker: Prof. Sharon Fries-Britt (University of Maryland)
Title: "Fortifying Black Student Success in STEM"
Date: Wednesday 28-Oct-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Benedikt Diemer for URL
Speaker: Prof. Joanna Dunkley (Princeton University)
Title: "The Millimeter Sky from the Atacama Cosmology Telescope"
Date: Wednesday 04-Nov-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Andy Harris for URL
Speaker: Prof. James Lloyd (Cornell University)
Title: "Cooling Radiation From the First Protostars - A New Cosmic Background Signal"
Date: Wednesday 11-Nov-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Jessica Sunshine for URL
Speaker: Dr. Scott Bolton (SWRI)
Title: "TBA"
Date: Wednesday 18-Nov-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Lori Feaga for URL
Speaker: Prof. Carrie Nugent (Olin College)
Title: "A NEATer asteroid survey: Reprocessing the NEAT dataset"
Date: Wednesday 02-Dec-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Alberto Bolatto for URL
Speaker: Dr. Fabian Walter (Max Planck Institute for Astronomy)
Title: "TBA"

SPECIAL ACCOMMODATIONS:

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DIRECTIONS, PARKING, AND OTHER INFORMATION FOR VISITORS

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INFORMATION FOR HOSTS

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