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Scientific Talks

SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series Talks are held in Steward Observatory N210 at 3:30pm on Thursdays. Coffee will be available at 3:15. Light refreshments are served after the talk. Click here to stream podcasts of previous coloquium talks.

TAP Colloquium Series are held in Kuiper Space Building in room 312 at 3:45pm on Mondays with refreshments starting at 3:15.

In addition to these special talks we remind you that Steward Journal Club is every Wednesday at Noon in N305. NOAO FLASH is every Friday from 12:00-1:00pm.

Other ongoing talk series are at Planetary Sciences (LPL) on Tuesdays at 3:45pm, and Physics colloq are on Fridays at 3pm.

Steward Observatory Science Coffee is held at 9:30am on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. This is where graduate students, faculty, and postdocs discuss a handful of recent ArXiv papers over the course of half an hour.

Spring 2019

1/17/19: Rachel Mandelbaum, CMU:

Cosmology with the Hyper Suprime-Cam (HSC) Survey

1/24/19: Dan Milisavljevic, Purdue:

Multi-messenger Autopsies of Stellar Death

1/31/19: Gloria Delgado Inglada, UNAM:

Gas and Dust Studies in Planetary Nebulae

2/7/19: Molly Peeples, STScl:

Galaxies and the Circumgalactic Medium

2/14/19: Jenny Greene, Princeton: 

Dwarf Galaxies and Their Black Holes

2/21/19: Robyn Sanderson, Univ. of Penn.:

Insights Into Dark Matter from The Stellar Halos of Galaxies

2/28/19: Guy Perrin, Obervatoire de Paris

First Explorations of Sgr A* at the Event Horizon Scale and First Tests of General Relativity with GRAVITY

3/14/19: Robert Nikutta, NOAO:

Parsec-Scale Obscuration in Active Galactic Nuclei

3/21/19: Hervé Dole, Univ. of Paris-South, at Orsay:

Protoclusters of Galaxies: From Planck to the Euclid and JWST Era

3/28/19: Steven Finkelstein, Univ. of Texas:

Implications of Reionizing the Universe with Low Galaxy Escape Fractions

4/4/19: Brian Fields, Univ. of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign:

When Stars Attack! Near-Earth Supernova Explosions by Deep-Ocean and Lunar Radioactivity

4/11/19: Siyi Xu, Gemini Observ.:

Planetary Systems around White Dwarfs

4/18/19: Adam Riess, JHU/STScl:

The Anomalous Expansion of the Universe, Hints of New Physics? 

4/25/19: Adam Kraus, Univ. of Texas:

The Impact of Stellar Multiplicity on Planetary Systems

5/2/19: Steph Sallum, UC Santa Cruz:

Imaging Protoplanets with Adaptive Optics and Interferometry