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Scientific Talks

SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series Talks are held in Steward Observatory N210 at 4pm on Thursdays with refreshments starting at 3:30 in the lobby.
Click here to stream podcasts of previous coloquium talks.

TAP Colloquium Series are held in LPL 308 at 4pm on Mondays with refreshments starting at 3:45.

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

Spring 2014


01/30/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Anil Seth, Univ. of Utah
Finding and Forming Star Clusters in Andromeda

02/06/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Karin Sandstrom, Bok Fellow, Steward Observatory
The Connection between Star Formation and the Cold Interstellar Medium in Nearby Galaxies

02/10/14: TAP: Rebecca Martin, JILA, University of Colorado

02/13/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Andrew Youdin, Steward Observatory
The Origin of Solar and Extrasolar Planets

02/17/14: TAP: Sean Couch
At the Edge of Explosion: Simulating the Violent Deaths of Massive Stars

02/20/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Stephanie Juneau
The Fueling of Black Holes in Galaxies from Cosmic Noon till Dusk 

02/27/14: Aaronson Memorial Lecturer: Alice Shapley, UCLA
Rest-frame Optical Spectra: A Window into Galaxy Formation at z~2

03/06/14: TAP: Samuel Gralla, University of Maryland

03/10/14: TAP: Shunsaku Horiuchi,University of California, Irvine

03/13/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Armin Rest, STSci
An Astronomical Time Machine: Light Echoes from Historic Supernovae and Stellar Eruptions

03/27/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Antonela Monachesi, Michigan
Testing Stellar Halo Formation Models with the GHOSTS Survey

03/31/14: TAP: Jennifer Siegel-Gaskins, Caltech

04/03/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: John Kormendy, UT Austin
Supermassive Black Holes: Coevolution (Or Not) of Black Holes and Host Galaxies

04/07/14: TAP: Ina Sarcevic

04/10/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Ian McLean, UCLA
Development and Performance of MOSFIRE, the multi-object spectrometer for infrared exploration at Keck Observatory.

04/17/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Rita Mann, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics
The Potential to Form Planets in the Orion Nebula: The ALMA Perspective

04/24/14: (3:45) Undergrad Research Colloquium

05/01/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: Matthias Steinmetz, Leibniz-Institut fuer Astrophysik Potsdam

05/08/14: SO/NOAO Joint Colloquium Series: TBA