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Oct 19 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Understanding How Galaxies Reionized the Universe  Sanchayeeta Borthakur, Arizona State University Identifying the population of galaxies that was responsible for the reionization of the universe is a long-standing quest in astronomy. While young stars can...
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Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:45 pm ASNMSU Center for the Arts
Dr. Janna Levin Barnard College   Info here: https://honors.nmsu.edu/news/events/speakers-series/    Share this:TweetPrint
Sep 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Starless clumps and the earliest phases of high-mass star formation in the Milky Way Brian Svoboda, NRAO Jansky Fellow High-mass stars are key to regulating the interstellar medium, star formation activity, and overall evolution of...
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Nov 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm 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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Dec 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Revealing reionization with the thermal history of the intergalactic medium Elisa Boera, SISSA Trieste During hydrogen reionization the UV radiation from the first luminous sources injected vast amount of energy into the intergalactic medium, photo-heating...
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Aug 21 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online
Department “all-hands” meetingShare this:TweetPrint
Sep 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm BX102
NMSU Inclusive Astronomy Inclusive Astronomy group, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Sep 11 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm BX102
Protoplanetary disk rotation curves and the kinematic detection of protoplanets Simon Casassus, Universidad de Chile Direct detections of protoplanets still embedded in a gaseous protoplanetary disk have been remarkably elusive in their thermal-IR radiation. Yet...
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Sep 18 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm online
The Circumgalactic Medium at Cosmic Noon with KCWI Nikole Nielsen, Swinburne University of Technology The star formation history of the universe reveals that galaxies most actively build their stellar mass at cosmic noon (z=1-3), roughly...
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Sep 25 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Online
Transitioning to Industry from Academia, Lauren Kahre A common career path for recent astronomy graduates with a PhD is data science, but it can be difficult to parse through the enormous amount of information on...
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Sep 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Online
Notes from the Field: Technology Demonstration Adventures Nancy Chanover, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Online
A UV to IR Portrait of the Milky Way Cat Fielder, University of Pittsburgh Understanding where the Milky Way fits in amongst the broader galaxy population is critical for bridging the gap between detailed studies...
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Oct 9 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm online
Colloquium Title Sloane Wiktorowicz, Affiliation Abstract text https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96153330256Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 16 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm online
Dynamical Regimes of Giant Planet Polar Vortices Shawn Brueshaber,Western Michigan University We present a numerical model that reveals a mechanism governing the polar atmospheric dynamics of Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus and Neptune. Exploration of the polar...
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Oct 23 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am online
Colloquium Title Paola Pinilla, MPIA Heidelberg Abstract text https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96153330256Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Online
Tortugas Mountain Observatory Jon Holtzman, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 30 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am BX102
MHD waves in the solar atmosphere Erwin Verwichte, University of Warwick The Sun is the our nearest star and the only one that directly affects the Earth on a daily basis. Its light and heat...
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Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm BX102
Supernova Imposter Syndrome: Eruptions of Massive Stars Jen Andrews, University of Arizona Existing in the magnitude space between traditional supernovae (SNe) and classical novae lies a zoo of explosive and eruptive transients with maximum absolute...
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Nov 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Online
ASTR 598 Audrey Dijeau, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Nov 20 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am online
Colloquium Title Yamila Miguel, Leiden Observatory Abstract text https://nmsu.zoom.us/j/96153330256Share this:TweetPrint
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm Online
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Dec 2 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online
ASTR 598 Hannah Gallamore, Alexander Stone Martinez, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Dec 4 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm BX102
Role of solar Rossby waves in causing space weather on intermediate time-scales Mausumi Dikpati, HAO Forecasting our weather was built on the recognition that global Rossby waves, interacting with mean east-west flow on the Earth’s...
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Dec 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm Online
ASTR 598 Manny Canas and Harrison Cook, NMSUShare this:TweetPrint
Dec 15 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm virtual
Please join us for a virtual information session discussing the Astronomy graduate program. This is targeted for prospective graduate students, and will cover topics such as the admissions process, the research areas carried out by...
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Dec 21 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Virtual
The NMSU Department of Astronomy will host a virtual online open house from the Tortugas (A) Mountain Observatory Monday, Dec. 21. This will coincide with a rare conjunction of Jupiter and Saturn, an event when...
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