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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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Special Colloquium: Stella Kafka (Host: Karen Kinemuchi) @ Domenici Hall
The AAVSO Program: A Resource for Variable Star Research Stella Kafka, AAVSO The AAVSO was formed in 1911 as a group of US-based amateur observers obtaining data in support of professional astronomy projects. Now, it...
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Colloquium: Eric Nielsen (Host: Moire Prescott) @ BX102
Charting the Outer Reaches of Exoplanetary Systems: Wide-Separation Giant Planet Demographics with Direct Imaging Eric Nielsen, Kavli Institute for Particle Astrophysics and Cosmology, Stanford University Over the past decade, the combination of advances in adaptive...
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Colloquium: Rixin Li (Host: Wladimir Lyra) @ BX102
Simulating Planetesimal Formation in the Kuiper Belt and Beyond Rixin Li, University of Arizona A critical step in planet formation is to build super-km-sized planetesimals in protoplanetary disks. The origin and demographics of planetesimals are...
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Feb 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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Feb 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Remote Colloquium: RESERVED @ MH 85
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Feb 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Remote Colloquium: RESERVED @ MH 85
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Feb 13 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
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Feb 17 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
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Feb 19 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Remote Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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Feb 20 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
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Feb 26 @ 3:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Colloquium Thesis Proposal: Sean Sellers @ Domenici Hall 006
A Multi-Wavelength Study of the Evolution of Solar Flares Sean Sellers, NMSU  Share this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Karen Masters (Host: Moire Prescott/Karen Kinemuchi) @ BX102
Galaxy Evolution from Large Surveys of Nearby Resolved Galaxies Karen Masters (Haverford College, Spokesperson for SDSS-IV) Abstract: The morphology of a galaxy provides information on the orbits of stars within it. As such, important clues...
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Mar 20 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: OPEN (Host: TBD) @ BX102
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Remote Colloquium Thesis Defense: Jeremy Emmett @ Online
Dependence upon Obliquity of the Formation of Martian PLD Vertical Structure Jeremy Emmett, NMSU Mars’ polar layered deposits (PLD) are comprised of layers of varying dust-to-water ice volume mixing ratios (VMR) that are thought to...
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Remote Colloquium: Fuyan Bian (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ Online
Evolution of Ionized Interstellar Medium across Cosmic Time Fuyan Bian, European Southern Observatory The ionized interstellar medium (ISM) provides essential information on the star-forming environments, metal enrichment, and underlying ionizing radiation field in galaxies. It...
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Remote Colloquium: Anders Johansen (Host: Wladimir Lyra) @ Remote
Planet formation in protoplanetary discs around young stars Anders Johansen (Lund University, Sweden) Planets form in protoplanetary discs around young stars as dust and ice particles collide to form larger and larger bodies. I will...
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May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Sarah Kovac: Thesis Proposal @ Remote via Zoom
Enhancing Time-Dependent Solar Wind Models to Constrain Effects on Non-Magnetized Planetary Atmospherese Sarah Kovac, NMSU The Sun generates a solar wind of particles which propagate throughout the solar system and can be modeled using magnetohydrodynamics...
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May 15 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
No Colloquium - Final Exam Week @ 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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Jun 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Thesis Proposal: Kristen Luchsinger @ Remote via Zoom
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Remote Colloquium: Sameer (Host: Chris Churchill) @ Remote
Title: Automated extraction of multiphase conditions of QALs using Bayesian Modeling with Cloudy Sameer, Penn State University Abstract: A major shortcoming in ionization analysis of QSO absorption line systems is that absorbers are often characterized...
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Jul 17 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Thesis Proposal: David DeColibus @ Remote via Zoom
What Processes Control The Surface Composition of Miranda? David DeColibus, NMSU Share this:TweetPrint
Colloquium: Judit Szulágyi (Host: Wladimir Lyra) @ Remote
The circumplanetary disks’ role in planet- and satellite-formation Judit Szulágyi, ETH Zürich Abstract: If planets are massive enough during their formation within the gaseous circumstellar disk, they will be surrounded by their own disk, the...
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