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 04 March 2015
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Liam Coatman (IoA)
Outflows and Hot Dust Emission in Quasars
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Gus Williams (IoA)
Cusps, cores and streams in action coordinates
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 05 March 2015
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Sarah Bridle, University of Manchester
Quantifying Dark Energy using Cosmic Lensing
Thursday 12 March 2015
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Pieter Van Dokkum (Yale)
Ghostly Galaxies: exploring the universe with the Dragonfly Telescope

Next External Talks

Monday 02 March 2015
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Kazuya Koyama (ICG Portsmouth)
Cosmological tests of gravity
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Wing-Kit Lee (Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics)
Feathering Instability in Spiral Arms

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 04 March 2015
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Liam Coatman (IoA)
Outflows and Hot Dust Emission in Quasars
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Gus Williams (IoA)
Cusps, cores and streams in action coordinates
Thursday 05 March 2015
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Sarah Bridle, University of Manchester
Quantifying Dark Energy using Cosmic Lensing
Friday 06 March 2015
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Matthew Smith (Cardiff)
A clean sweep for dust in Nearby Galaxies with Herschel
Wednesday 11 March 2015
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Eric Lopez (Edinburgh)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 12 March 2015
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Pieter Van Dokkum (Yale)
Ghostly Galaxies: exploring the universe with the Dragonfly Telescope
Friday 13 March 2015
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Guido Risaliti (Arcetri)
A Hubble diagram for quasars
Wednesday 18 March 2015
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Jens Chluba (JHU->IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Quentin Kral (LESIA-Observatoire de Paris -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 19 March 2015
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Donald Lynden-Bell, IoA
Exploring Gravitational forces via thought experiments
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Upcoming External Talks

Monday 02 March 2015
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Kazuya Koyama (ICG Portsmouth)
Cosmological tests of gravity
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Wing-Kit Lee (Academia Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics)
Feathering Instability in Spiral Arms
Tuesday 03 March 2015
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Raffaella Morganti (ASTRON)
Cold gas outflows and lifecycle of radio galaxies
Wednesday 04 March 2015
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Gabriele Veneziano
Title to be confirmed
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Professor Helen Gleeson, School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds
Title to be confirmed
Friday 06 March 2015
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Graham Hall (Aberdeen)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 09 March 2015
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Fabian Schmidt (MPA Garching)
A general parametrization of galaxy bias
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Dr Eric Lopez (Edinburgh)
The Evolution and Compositions of Kepler's Sub-Neptunes and Super-Earths
Tuesday 10 March 2015
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Dr. Vasilis Archontis (University of St Andrews)
Title to be confirmed
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Stephane Charlot (Institut Astrophysique de Paris)
Recent developments in galaxy spectral modelling
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