Astronomy Colloquium List: 01-Jan-2020 to 31-May-2020


Date: Wednesday 29-Jan-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. M. Coleman Miller (University of Maryland)
Title: A NICER look at a neutron star
Date: Wednesday 05-Feb-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Vadim Semenov (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Title: The Origin of Inefficient Star Formation in Galaxies
Date: Wednesday 12-Feb-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. David Rupke (Rhodes College)
Title: How big are galactic winds?
Date: Wednesday 19-Feb-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Cornelia Lang (The University of Iowa)
Title: The Central Molecular Zone of the Galaxy: Dense Clouds, Massive Stars and Magnetic Fields
Date: Tuesday 25-Feb-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: PSC Lobby
Speaker: Dr. Dmitri A. Udensky (Unversity of Colorado Boulder)
Title: Extreme Plasma Astrophysics: a New Frontier”
Date: Wednesday 26-Feb-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Ilse Cleeves (University of Virginia)
Title: Illuminating the Chemistry of Planet Formation with X-ray Flares
Date: Wednesday 04-Mar-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Ray Jayawardhana (Cornell University)
Title: Remote Sensing of Alien Worlds: Characterizing Exoplanets from the Ground and from Space
Date: Wednesday 18-Mar-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: NO COLLOQUIUM
Title: SPRING BREAK
Date: Wednesday 25-Mar-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Andy Harris for URL
Speaker: Dr. Xu (Chelsea) Huang (M.I.T.)
Title: Exoplanets in the Solar Neighborhood in the Era of TESS
Date: Wednesday 01-Apr-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Eliza Kempton for URL
Speaker: Dr. George Zhou (Harvard University)
Title: Mapping planets through space and time
Date: Wednesday 08-Apr-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Drake Deming for URL
Speaker: Dr. Marta Bryan (UC Berkeley)
Title: Exploring the Formation and Evolution of Planetary Systems
Date: Wednesday 15-Apr-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Eliza Kempton for URL
Speaker: Dr. Thaddeus Komacek (University of Chicago)
Title: Interpreting astronomical observations to characterize the atmospheric circulation, climate, and habitability of exoplanets
Date: Wednesday 22-Apr-2020
Time: 16:00-17:00 (4:00-5:00 pm)
Location: Online Zoom Only: Contact Marc Pound for URL
Speaker: Dr. Joseph Rodriguez (Harvard University)
Title: Understanding Planetary Evolution with Eclipsing Disks & Transiting Planets
Date: Wednesday 29-Apr-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: TBA
Title: TBA
Date: Wednesday 06-May-2020
Time: 16:05-17:00 (4:05-5:00 pm)
Location: ATL 2400
Speaker: Dr. Peter Shawhan (University of Maryland)
Title: TBA

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