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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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Aug 31 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Radar observations of asteroidsShare this:TweetPrint
Sep 14 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
The Slope of the Extragalactic UVBShare this:TweetPrint
Sep 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm Atkinson Recital Hall, NMSU
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Sep 21 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
APOGEE Be starsShare this:TweetPrint
Sep 25 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Galaxy formation in the Cosmic Web Miguel Angel Aragon-Calvo, University of California Santa Cruz The Cosmic Web is the stage where galaxy formation and evolution occurs. Despite the many observations relating galaxies and their environment,...
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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
Sep 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Mars One: Current State & Future PlansShare 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 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
V1500 Cyg and the Progenitors of SNIaShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 9 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Searching for Dwarf Satellites around Milky Way – Analog Galaxies with the SAGA survey Ben Weiner, Steward Observatory Dwarf satellites of massive galaxies are a probe of many issues in galaxy evolution and cosmology, including the...
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Oct 12 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Oscillating red giant stars in eccentric binary systems Share this:TweetPrint
Oct 16 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Why Space Weather Matters and How Forecasting Will Improve in the DSCOVR Era Doug Biesecker, NOAA/NWS/Space Weather Prediction Center Space Weather is a growing enterprise, with growing recognition of its importance inside and outside government. ...
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Oct 19 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
The Simulated Circumgalactic MediumShare 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
Oct 26 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Integration of an IR spectrometer with a rock climbing robotShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 30 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
BOSS DR12 survey: Clustering of galaxies and Dark Matter Haloes Sergio Rodriguez, UAM, Madrid and Cal. Berkeley BOSS SDSS-III is the largest redshift survey for the large scale structure and a powerful sample for the...
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Nov 6 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
Diagnosing the SEEDS of Planet Formation John Wisniewski, University of Oklahoma Circumstellar disks provide a useful astrophysical diagnostic of the formation and early evolution of exoplanets. It is commonly believed that young protoplanetary disks serve...
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Nov 9 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
High-precision studies of RR Lyrae StarsShare this:TweetPrint
Nov 16 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Galaxy Nurseries in Lya NebulaeShare 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
Nov 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
598 ResearchShare this:TweetPrint
Dec 4 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
On the Edge: Exoplanets with Orbital Periods Shorter Than a Peter Jackson Movie Brian Jackson, Boise State Univeristy From wispy gas giants to tiny rocky bodies, exoplanets with orbital periods of several days and less...
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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
Dec 7 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
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Oct 17 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm AY 119
Title: Probing the z~6 UVB with Aligned Metal Absorbers Caitlin Doughty  Share this:TweetPrint
Jan 30 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm AY 119
Title: Effect of molecular gas on simulated C II, C IV absorber fractions (598 Talk) Caitlin Doughty  Share this:TweetPrint
Mar 29 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Gardiner Hall 230
Surprising Impacts of Gravity Waves Jim Fuller, Caltech Gravity waves are low frequency fluid oscillations restored by buoyancy forces in planetary and stellar interiors. Despite their ubiquity, the importance of gravity waves in evolutionary processes...
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