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Astronomy Seminar Schedule

Astronomy Seminars take place Wednesdays at 1:30pm, unless otherwise noted. 

Current Seminar Schedule

Date Speaker Institute Title
Sept 7 Department Climate Survey    
Sept 14 Kristen Dage
(remote speaker)
McGill University Ultraluminous X-ray Sources in Extragalactic Globular Clusters
Sept 21 Huei Sears Northwestern University TBD
Sept 28

Blakesley Burkhart
(remote speaker)

Rutgers University Turbulent Beginnings: A Predictive Theory of Star Formation in the Interstellar Medium
Oct 5 Jane Huang University of Michigan Observational insights into the natal environments of planets
Oct 12 Stephanie Olson Purdue University Habitability and Biosignatures of High Obliquity Exoplanets
Oct 19 François Lanusse
(remote speaker)
CEA Saclay Blurring the Line Between Physical and Deep Learning Models for Cosmology
Oct 26 TBD TBD TBD
Nov 2 Sultan Hassan Center for Computational Astrophysics (Flatiron Institute) TBD
Nov 9 Erika Holmbeck
(remote speaker)
Carnegie Observatories TBD
Nov 16 (Tentative) Erica Thygesen and Josh Shields MSU TBD
Nov 23 Thanksgiving   No Seminar
Nov 30 Emma Beasor
(remote speaker)
  TBD
Dec 7 Gibwa Musoke
(remote speaker)
University of Amsterdam TBD

Other Astronomy Related Talks

Date Speaker Institute Title Note
Sep 7 Subir Sarkar Oxford Beyond the Standard Cosmological Model HEP seminar
Sep 30 Alycia Weinberger Carnegie Institution Decoding Disks: Planet Formation and Composition Physics/Astronomy Colloquium
Oct 21 Laura Keidberg Max Planck Institute Planets are Places: Characterization of Other Worlds in the 2020s and Beyond Physics/Astronomy Colloquium
Nov 4 Jay Strader MSU Don't Fear the Spiders: New Insights from Redback Millisecond Pulsars Physics/Astronomy Colloquium
Nov 9 Christian Hack TU Munich Detection of an Astrophysical Antineutrino with IceCube HEP Seminar