Seminar

Astronomy Seminars take place on Wednesdays in BPS 1400 at 1:30pm. 

Current Seminar Schedule:

Date Speaker Institute Talk Title Notes
Jan 16 Astronomy Climate Discussion      
Jan 23 Kristen Dage/ Rachel Frisbie MSU "Ultraluminous X-ray Sources in Extragalactic Globular Clusters"/"Properties of the Hot Circumgalactic Medium of Early Type Galaxy Hosts with Powerful Radio Sources"  
Jan 30 Kevin Walsh Southwest Research Institute    
Feb 6 Rosalba Perna Stonybrook "Mergers of compact objects in the Gravitational Wave Era"  
Feb 13 Jenn Ranta/Astro Issues MSU    
Feb 20 Max Moe Arizona "The Formation of Close Binaries and Planets"  
Feb 27 Lucianne Walkowicz Adler Planetarium    
Mar 6 Spring Break, no seminar      
Mar 13 Elias Aydi MSU    
Mar 20 No Seminar      
Mar 27 Sumit Sarbadhicary MSU    
Apr 3 Jessie Runnoe Michigan    
Apr 10 Sasha Tchekhovskoy Northwestern  

 

Apr 17 Maria Drout Toronto    
Apr 24 Senior Theses      

 

Other Astronomy Related Talks

Date Speaker Institute Talk Title Notes
Mar 11 Christopher Fontes LANL   JINA pizza lunch (12:30pm, BPS 1400)
Mar 21 Beth Willman Arizona   Colloquium speaker (3:30pm, BPS 1410)
Apr 1 Victoria Grinberg Tubingen    
Apr 4 Kerstin Perez MIT   Colloquium speaker (3:30pm, BPS 1410)
Apr 11 Rudy Montez Chandra Observatory   Colloquium speaker (3:30pm, BPS 1410)
Apr 15 Roland Diehl MPIE   JINA pizza lunch (12:30pm, BPS 1400)