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Mar 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm
Pizza Lunch: Tom @ AY 119
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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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Mar 29 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Mar 31 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium PhD Defense: Sean Markert
THE SIGNAL OF WEAK GRAVITATIONAL LENSING FROM GALAXY GROUPS AND CLUSTERS, Dr. S. Markert, NMSU   The weak gravitational lensing of galaxy clusters is a valuable tool. The deflection of light around a lens is...
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Pizza Lunch: Nancy Chanover & James McAteer
The AAS: What Has it Done for You Lately?Share this:TweetPrint
Apr 5 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Colloquium: Lauren Waszek (Host: Jason Jackiewicz) @ BX102
The growth of Earth’s inner core: a new technique to constrain seismic properties in its outermost layers Dr. Lauren Waszek, Department of Physics, NMSU The inner core displays a hemispherical difference in seismic velocity, attenuation,...
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Apr 7 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House
9Open to the public. Faculty member: James McAteer Graduate students: Jodi Berdis, Caitlin Doughty, Ethan DederickShare this:TweetPrint
Apr 12 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Apr 19 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Colloquium: George Becker (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ BX102
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Apr 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Laurel Farris @ AY 119
Determining the size of coronal bright points using cross-correlation methods Laurel Farris  Share this:TweetPrint
Apr 26 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Colloquium: Cameron Hummels (Host: Chris Churchill) @ BX102
Dr. Cameron Hummels (Caltech) Galaxy Evolution via Simulations Abstract: TBA  
May 1 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Emma Dahl
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May 3 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Colloquium PhD Defense: Jacob Vander Vliet @ Domenici Hall 106
Observing the Baryon Cycle in Hydrodynamic Cosmological Simulations Jacob Vander Vliet, NMSU An understanding of galaxy evolution requires an understanding of the flow of baryons in and out of a galaxy. The accretion of baryons...
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May 5 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Tombaugh Observatory Open House
Open to the public. Faculty member: Jon Holtzman Graduate students: Laurel Farris, Drew Chojnowski   http://whatsouttonight.com/Resources/2016SepSkyWOT.pdfShare this:TweetPrint
May 10 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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May 15 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Jodi Berdis @ AY 119
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Jun 27 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Colloquium PhD Defense: Laura Mayorga @ Domenici Hall 102
The Orbital and Planetary Phase Variations of Jupiter-Sized Planets: Characterizing Present and Future Giants Laura Mayorga, NMSU It is commonly said that exoplanet science is 100 years behind planetary science. While we may be able...
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Jul 3 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Colloquium PhD Defense: Nigel Mathes
The Vulture Survey of MgII and CIV Absorbers: Feasting on the Bones of Spectra Left to Die Nigel Mathes, NMSU Abstract: We present detailed measurements of the absorption properties and redshift evolution of MgII and...
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Aug 30 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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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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Sep 6 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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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
Sep 11 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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Sep 13 @ 2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Astro-ph Discussion @ AY119
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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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