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Dec 8 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Your hosts for the December Campus Observatory Open House are Anatoly Klypin, Gordon MacDonald, Xander Thelen, and Minje Beom.   The Winter Solstice December Night Sky Chart.Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 24 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Science Hall, Room 110
Characterizing the oscillatory response of the chromosphere during solar flares Laurel Farris; NMSU Astronomy Department Quasi-periodic pulsations (QPPs) are observed in the emission of solar flares over a wide range of wavelengths, particularly in the radio...
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Jan 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Your hosts for the January 2018 Campus Observatory Open House are Rene Walterbos, Jeremy Emmett, and Caitlin Doughty.Share this:TweetPrint
Feb 23 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Colloquium Title Jodi Berdis, NMSU Abstract textShare this:TweetPrint
Feb 23 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Your hosts for the February Campus Observatory Open House are Moire Prescott, Agnar Hall, David DeColibus, and Kristen Luchsinger.Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 2 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Colloquium Title Gordon MacDonald, NMSU AbstractShare this:TweetPrint
Mar 15 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Domenici Hall 102
The Circumstellar Disks and Binary Companions of Be Stars Drew Chojnowski, NMSU Tremendous progress has been made over the past two decades toward understanding Be stars, but a number of key aspects of them remain...
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Mar 16 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Your hosts for the March Campus Observatory Open House are Jon Holtzman, Ethan Dederick, Lauren Kahre, and Emma Dahl.Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 28 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm 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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Apr 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Colloquium Title Sten Hasselquist, NMSU AbstractShare this:TweetPrint
Apr 13 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Colloquium Title Emma Dahl, NMSU Abstract textShare this:TweetPrint
Apr 20 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Your hosts for the April Campus Observatory Open House are Jason Jackiewicz, Kathryn Steakley, and Laurel Farris.Share this:TweetPrint
May 9 @ 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm Science Hall 107
Metal Absorption in the Circumgalactic Medium During the Epoch of Reionization Caitlin Doughty, NMSU The characteristics of metal absorption arising from the circumgalactic medium of galaxies have been demonstrated to be related to conditions in...
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May 11 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Your hosts for the May Campus Observatory Open House are Nancy Chanover, Trevor Picard, and Drew Chojnowski.Share this:TweetPrint
Sep 12 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Domenici Hall Room 102
The Chemical Composition and Dynamics of Titan’s Atmosphere as Revealed by ALMA Alexander Thelen, NMSU Over the last century, remarkable advances in our understanding of Titan’s atmosphere have been accomplished by a campaign of ground-...
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Sep 14 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Host: Chris Churchill. Assisted by Trevor Picard, Lauren Kahre, and Ali HyderShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 19 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Host: James McAteer. Assisted by Laurel Farris, Kristen Luchsinger, and Matthew VarakianShare this:TweetPrint
Nov 16 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Host: Moire Prescott. Assisted by Emma Dahl, Drew Chojnowski, and Oana Vesa.Share this:TweetPrint
Dec 7 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Host: Jason Jackiewicz. Assisted by Jeremy Emmett, Caitlin Doughty, and Annie Hedlund.Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 23 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Extinction Mapping and Dust-to-Gas Ratios of Nearby Galaxies Lauren Kahre, NMSU We present a study of the dust{to{gas ratios in 31 nearby (D > 10 Mpc) galaxies. Using Hubble Space Telescope broad band WFC3/UVIS UV...
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Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Host: Nancy Chanover. Assisted by Sean Sellers, Sarah Kovac, and Farhanul HasanShare this:TweetPrint
Mar 15 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Host: Rene Walterbos. Assisted by Minje Boem, Aleczander Herczeg, and Kelly Sanderson/Share this:TweetPrint
Apr 12 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Host: Anatoly Klypin. Assisted by Jodie Berdis, Julie Imig, and Rogelio Ochoa.Share this:TweetPrint
May 10 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm BX102, Tombaugh Observatory
Host: Kristian Finlator. Assisted by Jodi Berdis, David Decolibus, and Caitlin Doughty. Public talk at 8:30pm in Biology Annex 102 (NW corner of Williams and Stewart), followed by observing at the Tombaugh Observatory.Share this:TweetPrint