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Aug 28 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Probing Exoplanet Atmospheric Properties from Phase Variations and Polarization Laura Mayorga, NMSU The study of exoplanets is evolving past simple transit and Doppler method discovery and characterization. One of the many goals of the upcoming...
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Sep 25 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Anatoly Klypin Graduate Students: Sean Markert, Laurel Farris, Lauren Kahre    Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 2 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Insights into Binary Stars, Stellar Winds, and Astrophysical Plasmas from X-ray Observations of Planetary Nebulae Rodolfo Montez Jr., Vanderbilt University   Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 12 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Oscillating red giant stars in eccentric binary systems Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 23 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Kristian Finlator Graduate Students: Sten, Hasselquist, Jodi Berdis, Kathryn Steakley        Share this:TweetPrint
Nov 20 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: James McAteer Graduate Students: Nigel Mathes, Emma Dahl, Laura Mayorga    Share this:TweetPrint
Dec 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: James Murphy Graduate Students: Jacob Vander Vliet, Kyle Uckert    Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 22 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Evolving Perspectives on the Atmosphere and Climate of Mars             Dr. Richard Zurek, JPL             Abstract: The planet Mars has both fascinated and tantalized humankind since...
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Jan 22 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Rene Walterbos Graduate Students: Kenza Arraki, Drew Chojnowski, Diane Feuillet    Share this:TweetPrint
Feb 12 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Magnetic Influences on Coronal Heating and the Solar Wind Lauren Woolsey, Harvard University   Abstract The physical mechanism(s) that generate and accelerate the solar wind have not been conclusively determined after decades of study, though not...
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Feb 12 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Jason Jackiewicz Graduate Students: Xander Thelen, Caitlin Doughty, Agnar Hall    Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Moire Prescott Graduate Students: Jeremy Emmett, Gavin Mathes, Gordon MacDonald    Share this:TweetPrint
Apr 15 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Chris Churchill Graduate Students: Carlos Vargas, Sam Schonfeld, Jean McKeever  Share this:TweetPrint
May 13 @ 9:00 pm – 11:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
Open to the public. Faculty member: Nancy Chanover Graduate Students: Jacob VanderVliet, Ethan Dederick, Jean McKeever  Share this:TweetPrint
Sep 9 @ 9:00 pm – 10:00 pm Tombaugh Observatory
The NMSU Department of Astronomy will hold an observatory open house at the NMSU campus observatory at 8 p.m.Friday, Sept. 9. Astronomy personnel on hand will be Chris Churchill and graduate assistants Xander Thelen, Trevor...
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Mar 13 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm AY 119
Red Giants in Eclipsing Binary Systems Jean McKeever  Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 23 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm AY 119
Vastly Improved Simulations of the Hydrogen Reionization Epoch: Too Much for One Paper?Share this:TweetPrint