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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: Bharat Ratra (Host: Anatoly Klypin) @ BX102
Spatial Curvature, Dark Energy Dynamics, Neither, or Both? Bharat Ratra, Kansas State University Experiments and observations over the two last decades have persuaded cosmologists that (as yet undetected) dark energy is by far the main...
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Nov 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Heidi Sanchez @ AY 119
The Sunspot Solar Observatory Visitor Center Heidi Sanchez, Sunspot Solar Observatory, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Public Talk: Janna Levin: Black Hole Blues @ ASNMSU Center for the Arts
Dr. Janna Levin Barnard College   Info here: https://honors.nmsu.edu/news/events/speakers-series/    Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch: Candace Gray @ AY 119
APO Open House Info Candace Gray Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Astronomy on Tap @ Bosque Brewing Las Cruces Public House
Join us for the inaugural Las Cruces chapter of Astronomy on Tap! Join local astronomers from the NMSU Astronomy Department for a night of fun, accessible space-related presentations, games, and prizes. Please RSVP on the...
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Feb 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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Feb 10 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Jon Holtzman @ AY 119
pyvista: a data reduction framework Jon Holtzman, NMSU Share this:TweetPrint
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
Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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Feb 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Melissa Rice and Casey Dreyer @ AY 119
Mars Science and Space Policy Melissa Rice, Western Washington University Casey Dreyer, Planetary Society Share this:TweetPrint
Feb 17 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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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
Colloquium: RESERVED @ BX102
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Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza lunch: Emma Dahl @ AY 119
QUEST: A New Frontiers Uranus Orbiter Concept Study Share this:TweetPrint
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
Feb 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Astronomy on Tap @ 575 Cruces Crafted Cocktails
Join us for the second round of Astronomy on Tap: Las Cruces! Join local astronomers from the NMSU Astronomy Department for a night of fun, accessible space-related presentations, games, and prizes. You can access the...
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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 Cappuccino Talk: Valentina D'Odorico (Host: Kristian Finlator) @ Online
The role if the intergalactic medium in the baryon cycle Valentina D’Odorico, INAF Osservatorio Astronomico di Trieste The intergalactic medium (IGM) plays a relevant role in galaxy evolution being the reservoir of gas for star...
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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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Apr 27 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch (Virtual): Sultan Hassan @ Online
Competing effects of the duty cycle and scatter around star formation during reionization as observed by JWST and SKA Sultan Hassan, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
May 4 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Pizza Lunch (Virtual): Kelly Sanderson @ Online
ASTR 598 Kelly Sanderson, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
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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