JILA ASTROPHYSICS LUNCH SEMINAR

  2006/2007

Seminars are held on Fridays at noon in S105 (unless stated otherwise)


Date Speaker Affiliation Title
Aug 31st
(Thursday, 4pm)
Kelle Cruz
(Special seminar)
AMNH, New York
Brown Dwarfs: Young and Old
Sep 5th
(Tuesday, 4pm, JILA Auditorium)
Seth Hornstein
(Special seminar)
UCLA
A Keck Study of Infrared Emission Associated with the Supermassive Black Hole at the Galactic Center.
Sep 7th
(Thursday, 4pm)
Mark Miesch
(Special seminar)
HAO, Boulder
Thunderous Turning Within: A Look into the Turbulent Dynamics of the Solar Interior
Sep 12th
(Tuesday, 4pm)
Eldar Dobrea
(Special seminar)
Malin Space Sciences Systems
Outcrops of the chaotic terrain: Mineralogical constraints, morphology, and stratigraphic relationships
Sep 22nd
Pedro Avelino

Univ. Porto

Domain Walls and Dark Energy
Sep 29th
Roberto Soria
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
What are the black hole masses in ultra-luminous X-ray sources?
Oct 6th
Jack Burns

APS/CASA

Why do only some galaxy clusters have cool cores?
Oct 13th


Seminar Postponed
Oct 20th
Mike Shull

APS/CASA

Critical Metallicity for High-Redshift Star Formation
Oct 27th
Yuexing Li
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
The formation and evolution of galaxies and quasars at z~6
Nov 3rd
Charles Danforth

CASA

What's new in the local IGM?
Nov 10th

Paolo Tozzi

INAF, Trieste
What we learn from X-ray clusters of galaxies at high redshift
Nov 17th
Matt van Adelsberg

JILA

Thermal Radiation from Strongly Magnetized Isolated Neutron Stars: Spectra and Polarizations
Nov 24th


No seminar - Thanksgiving
Dec 1st
Eric Hallman

CASA

Simulating the Universe: Large Area Synthetic Sky Surveys
Dec 8th
Kevin Heng

JILA

SNR 1987A and Balmer-Dominated Supernova Remnants






Holidays







Jan 19th
Jorge Cuadra

JILA

Young stars and stellar winds around the Galactic super-massive black hole
Jan 26th

Jill Tarter

SETI Institute
Radio Astronomy and SETI with the Allen Telescope
Feb 2nd

Elisa Costantini

SRON, Utrecht
The inner regions of AGN seen in X-rays: the case of Mrk279

Feb 9th

Nadia Zakamska
IAS, Princeton
Selection and multi-wavelength properties of obscured quasars
Feb 16th

Alak Ray

Tata Institute
Pulsar Timing and Supernovae
Feb 23rd

Patricia Arévalo

Univ. Southampton Modelling the spectral-timing properties of AGN X-ray light curves
Mar 2nd
Cynthia Froning

CASA

Near-Infrared Spectroscopy of Compact Binaries: Structure, Evolution, and Black Hole Masses
Mar 9th
John Stocke

CASA/APS

The very low-redshift intergalactic medium: lost in the local Lyman-alpha forest
Mar 16th


Seminar postponed
Mar 23rd


No seminar - Spring Break
Mar 30th


No seminar - Spring Break
Apr 5th
(Thursday, noon, JILA Auditorium)
Bob Kirshner
(Special seminar)
Harvard-Smithsonian CfA
The fundamentals of supernova cosmology
Apr 13th

Jack Burns

APS/CASA
Probing into the "Dark Ages" with a low frequency interferometer on the Moon
Apr 20th

Jiri Bicak

Charles University, Prague
Palette of gravitomagnetic effects
Apr 27th

Henry Throop

SwRI
Planetesimal Formation in Dense Star Clusters
May 4th

Andrew Fox

IAP, Paris
High ions in damped Lyman-alpha systems: star formation and galactic outflows at z=2-3
May 11th


No seminar - CU graduation
May 18th

Ted von Hippel

Univ. Texas, Austin
White dwarfs and debris discs: the fate of planetary systems?
May 25th

Dick McCray

JILA
SN1987A at age 20





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Seminars are held on Fridays at noon in S105


Contact Richard Alexander (JILA; rda@jilau1.colorado.edu) for more information.

Other JILA seminars can be found here .

Other astrophysics seminars in Boulder:
Department of Astrophysics and Planetary Sciences(APS)
Department of Space Studies at Southwest Research Institute(SwRI)
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics(LASP)
CU Center for Astrobiology