Calendar

Jan 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Caitlin Doughty @ AY 119
Title: Effect of molecular gas on simulated C II, C IV absorber fractions (598 Talk) Caitlin Doughty  
Feb 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
 
Feb 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House @ Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Jason Jackiewicz Graduate Students: Sten Hasselquist, Lauren Kahre, Eric Underwood
Feb 8 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
 
Feb 9 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
Feb 15 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
 
Feb 16 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
Feb 17 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: Michael Boylan-Kolchin @ BX 102
Near-field Cosmology: Big Science from Small Galaxies Dr. M. Boylan-Kolchin, UT Austin The local Universe provides a unique and powerful way to explore galaxy formation and cosmological physics. Through measurements of the abundances, kinematics, and chemical...
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Feb 18 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
 
Feb 20 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Stephanie Ho @ AY 119
Quasars Probing Galaxies: Signatures of Gas Accretion at z~0.2 Stephanie Ho, Univ. California Santa Barbara  
Feb 22 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
 
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
Feb 24 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: Thomas Rivinius
Our Current Understanding of Classical Be Stars Dr. Thomas Rivinius, Chile, ESO Paranal I will introduce Be stars as B-type stars with gaseous disks in Keplerian rotation. These disks form by mass ejection from the star itself...
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Feb 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Jason Jackiewicz @ AY 119
The Sun’s Internal Conveyor Belt (update) Jason Jackiewicz  
Mar 1 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
 
Mar 2 @ 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
 
Colloquium: Jack Burns (Host: Nancy Chanover) @ Domenici Hall Room 106
Cosmology from the Moon: The Dark Ages Radio Explorer (DARE) Dr. Jack Burns, University of Colorado Boulder In the New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy & Astrophysics Decadal Survey, Cosmic Dawn was singled out as...
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Mar 3 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: Bart De Pontieu @ BX 102
Interface Region Imaging Spectrograph Views of How the Solar Atmosphere is Energized Dr. Bart De Pontieu, Lockheed Martin At the interface between the Sun’s surface and million-degree outer atmosphere or corona lies the chromosphere. At...
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Mar 3 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House
Open to the public. Faculty member: Kristian Finlator Graduate Students: Gordon MacDonald, Emma Dahl, Agnar Hall