Institute of Astronomy

Upcoming Astronomy Talks

Institute of Astronomy Seminars take place each Wednesday in the Sackler Lecture Theatre and are preceeded by a bread and cheese lunch in the Hoyle Foyer at 12:30. IoA Colloquia take place each Thursday during Full Term in the Sackler Lecture Theatre and are preceeded by tea at 16:00 and followed by a wine reception in the Hoyle Foyer. Joint Colloquia with the Cavendish Astrophysics group are on a Tuesday or Thursday.

Talks Archive

The Institute keeps an archive of previous talks at the IoA.


Additional Talks Information

Next Wednesday Seminars

Wednesday 29 October 2014
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Ashley King (Michigan -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Girish Kulkarni (MPIA -> IoA)
Where to spot the pressure smoothing of the IGM
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 23 October 2014
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Tom Marsh (Warwick)
White Dwarfs in Binary Stars
Thursday 30 October 2014
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David Alexander (Durham)
Active Galaxies in Cosmic X-ray Surveys: The Ecology of Distant AGNs

Next External Talks

Friday 24 October 2014
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Alec Graham
Black Holes and Scalar Hair
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 27 October 2014
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David Wands (ICG Portsmouth)
Einstein's signature in cosmological large-scale structure

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Thursday 23 October 2014
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Tom Marsh (Warwick)
White Dwarfs in Binary Stars
Friday 24 October 2014
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Justin Read (Surrey)
The edge of galaxy formation
Wednesday 29 October 2014
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Ashley King (Michigan -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Girish Kulkarni (MPIA -> IoA)
Where to spot the pressure smoothing of the IGM
Thursday 30 October 2014
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David Alexander (Durham)
Active Galaxies in Cosmic X-ray Surveys: The Ecology of Distant AGNs
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Sophy Rickett
Art meets science
Friday 31 October 2014
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Pierluigi Monaco (Trieste)
Simulating realistic disc galaxies with a novel sub-resolution ISM model
Wednesday 05 November 2014
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Jason Sanders (Oxford -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Sijing Shen (UCSC -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Nikku Madhusudhan (IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Friday 24 October 2014
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Alec Graham
Black Holes and Scalar Hair
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 27 October 2014
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David Wands (ICG Portsmouth)
Einstein's signature in cosmological large-scale structure
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Dr. Guillem Anglada-Escude (QMUL)
Doppler detection of multi-planet systems in the presence of noise: limits and challenges
Tuesday 28 October 2014
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Dr Jaroslav Dudik (DAMTP)
How to diagnose departures from the Maxwellian distribution in the solar corona
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Francesco Pepe (Geneva University)
Searching for Earth-like exoplanets with ESPRESSO@VLT
Monday 03 November 2014
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Boris Leistedt (UCL)
Title to be confirmed
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Dr. William Potter (University of Oxford)
A new accretion disc instability and measuring the inner torque of a relativistic disc
Tuesday 04 November 2014
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Dr Adrian Barker (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
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Luca Amendola (University of Heidelberg)
Cosmological Tests of Gravity
Monday 10 November 2014
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Marco Bruni (ICG Portsmouth)
Title to be confirmed
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