Calendar

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,...
Continue Reading »
Sep 28 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
Mars One: Current State & Future PlansShare this:TweetPrint
Oct 5 @ 12:30 pm – 1:30 pm
V1500 Cyg and the Progenitors of SNIaShare 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...
Continue Reading »
Jan 29 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm BX102
Exploring Impact Heating of the Early Martian Climate Kathryn Steakley, NMSU ABSTRACT: Geological evidence implies that Mars may have had a more warm and wet environment during the late Noachian / early Hesperian era (3.5–3.8 billion years...
Continue Reading »
Apr 15 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX102
The Thirty Meter Telescope:   The Next Generation Ground Based Optical/InfraRed Observatory Dr. Warren Skidmore, Thirty Meter Telescope Corp.   Abstract: After a construction status update, I will describe how the telescope design was developed...
Continue Reading »
Feb 17 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm BX 102
Near-field Cosmology: Big Science from Small Galaxies Dr. M. Boylan-Kolchin, UT Austin The local Universe provides a unique and powerful way to explore galaxy formation and cosmological physics. Through measurements of the abundances, kinematics, and chemical...
Continue Reading »
Mar 2 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm Domenici Hall Room 106
Cosmology from the Moon: The Dark Ages Radio Explorer (DARE) Dr. Jack Burns, University of Colorado Boulder In the New Worlds, New Horizons in Astronomy & Astrophysics Decadal Survey, Cosmic Dawn was singled out as...
Continue Reading »
Mar 31 @ 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
THE SIGNAL OF WEAK GRAVITATIONAL LENSING FROM GALAXY GROUPS AND CLUSTERS, Dr. S. Markert, NMSU   The weak gravitational lensing of galaxy clusters is a valuable tool. The deflection of light around a lens is...
Continue Reading »