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Colloquium Thesis Proposal: Ethan Dederick @ Science Hall 310
Utilizing Planetary Oscillations to Constrain the Interior Structure of the Jovian Planets Ethan Dederick Seismology has been the premier tool of study for understanding the interior structure of the Earth, the Sun, and even other stars....
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Oct 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Laura Mayorga @ AY 119
Title: Proto-BD disks and the Kavli Summer Program in Astrophysics Laura Mayorga  Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Caitlin Doughty @ AY 119
Title: Probing the z~6 UVB with Aligned Metal Absorbers Caitlin Doughty  Share this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Bryan Butler (Host: Nancy Chanover) @ BX 102
Observations of Solar System Bodies with the VLA and ALMA Dr. Bryan Butler, NRAO Observations of solar system bodies at wavelengths from submm to meter wavelengths provide important and unique information about those bodies. Such...
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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  Share this:TweetPrint
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  Share this:TweetPrint
Joint Physics/Astronomy Colloquium: William Newman @ Gardiner Hall 229, Physics. Dept. | Ames | Iowa | United States
Giant Planet Shielding of the Inner Solar System Revisited: Blending Celestial Mechanics with Advanced Computation Dr. William Newman, UCLA The Earth has sustained during the last billion years as many as five catastrophic collisions with...
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Colloquium: Isak Wold (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
A Faint Flux-Limited LAE Sample at z = 0.3 Isak Wold, UT Austin Observational surveys of Lya emitters (LAEs) have proven to be an efficient method to identify and study large numbers of galaxies over...
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Colloquium: Travis Metcalfe (Host: Jason Jackiewicz) @ BX102
The Magnetic Mid-life Crisis of the Sun Dr. Travis Metcalfe, Space Sciences Institute After decades of effort, the solar activity cycle is exceptionally well characterized but it remains poorly understood. Pioneering work at the Mount...
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Pizza Lunch: Drew Chojnowski and Sten Hasselhof @ AY 119
A Peculiar Supergiant and One Weird BinaryShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Lisa Winter (Host: Laura Boucheron) @ BX102
Long duration solar gamma ray flares Lisa Winter, LANL Long duration solar gamma ray flares (LDGRFs) present a challenge to models of solar flares. While the gamma ray emission initially was thought to be the...
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Sep 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium PhD Defense: Jean McKeever @ Business College 103
Asteroseismology of Red Giants: The Detailed Modeling of Red Giants in Eclipsing Binary Systems Jean McKeever, NMSU Asteroseismology is an invaluable tool that allows one to peer into the inside of a star and know...
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Oct 2 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Sarah Kovac @ AY 119
The Citizen Cate ProjectShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Kyoung-Soo Lee (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
Colloquium Title Kyoung-Soo Lee, Purdue University Abstract textShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Ken Naiff @ AY 119
Dark Sky Images Ken Naiff Ken, an retired engineer, is a highly technically skilled and artistic astrophotographer.  He will be sharing some of his work and elaborating on the technical methods and processing techniques he...
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Colloquium: Benjamin Oppenheimer (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ BX102
Breaking the Self-Similarity of Galaxy Formation: A Circumgalactic Medium Perspective Benjamin Oppenheimer, University of Colorado Boulder If you could see a dark matter halo directly without knowing the scale, you probably could not distinguish a...
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Oct 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Kristian Finlator @ AY 119
Vastly Improved Simulations of the Hydrogen Reionization Epoch: Too Much for One Paper?Share this:TweetPrint
Nov 6 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Ethan Dederick @ AY 119
Cool Science ResultsShare this:TweetPrint
Nov 9 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Special Pizza Lunch: Jane Rigby @ AY 119
Galaxy Evolution in High Definition Via Gravitational Lensing Dr. Jane Rigby Deputy Project Scientist for JWST, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center Abstract: In hundreds of known cases, “gravitational lenses” have deflected, distorted, and amplified images...
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Public Talk: "Preparing to Explore the Universe with the James Webb Space Telescope" - Dr. Jane Rigby (NASA Goddard) @ Gerald Thomas Hall, Room 194
Preparing to Explore the Universe with the James Webb Space Telescope Dr. Jane Rigby (NASA Goddard, Deputy Project Scientist for JWST) Abstract: NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST), scheduled to be launched in 2019, will...
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Colloquium: Jane Rigby (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
Science with the James Webb Space Telescope Jane Rigby, NASA/GSFC NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) will have revolutionary capabilities and sensitivity for imaging and spectroscopy from 0.7 to 28 micron.  JWST should make major...
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Nov 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: James Lewis @ AY 119
Multivariate Analysis of the CGMShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Larisza Krista  (Host: James McAteer) @ BX102
The statistical study of solar dimmings and their eruptive counterparts Larisza Krista, Cu/CIRES, NOAA/NCEI Results are presented from analyzing the physical and morphological properties of 154 dimmings (transient coronal holes) and the associated flares and...
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Nov 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Rachel Marra and Trevor Picard @ AY 119
ASTR 598 TalkShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Laura Keating (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ BX102
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Dec 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Karen Kinemuchi @ AY 119
Life at Apache Point ObservatoryShare this:TweetPrint
Colloquium - Dean Pesnell (Host: James McAteer) @ BX102
SDO, the Sun, the Universe Dean Pesnell, NASA / GSFC ABSTRACT: The Sun is our best example for how stars evolve and behave. It is the only star whose surface is well-resolved in time and...
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Colloquium PhD Thesis Defense: Ethan Dederick @ Science Hall 109
Seismic Inferences of Gas Giant Planets: Excitation & Interiors Ethan Dederick, NMSU Seismology has been the premier tool of study for understanding the interior structure of the Earth, the Sun, and even other stars. In...
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Colloquium PhD Thesis Defense: Sten Hasselquist @ BX102
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Remote Colloquium Thesis Defense: Drew Chojnowski @ Online
H-Band Spectroscopy of Exotic, Massive Stars Drew Chojnowski, NMSU We report on spectroscopy of exotic B-type emission line (Be) stars and chemically peculiar (CP) stars in the near-infrared (NIR) H-band, using data provided by the...
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