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 preceded by tea at 15:30 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 31 May 2017
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Matthew Smith
Modelling supernova feedback in cosmological simulations of galaxy formation
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Thomas de Boer
The fall of the Northern Unicorn: Proper motions of the Monoceros stream and ring
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 01 June 2017
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Stephen Smartt (Queen's University Belfast)
Superluminous supernovae - cosmic origins and evolution
Thursday 08 June 2017
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Michalis Agathos (DAMTP, Cambridge)
Probing the dynamics of gravity with gravitational wave detections

Next External Talks

Tuesday 30 May 2017
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Yufeng Lin
Tidally forced Magnetic-Coriolis waves and tidal dissipation
Wednesday 31 May 2017
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Emanuele Berti (Mississippi & IST Lisbon)
Tests of strong gravity and new physics with gravitational waves

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 31 May 2017
Institute of Astronomy Seminars logo
Matthew Smith
Modelling supernova feedback in cosmological simulations of galaxy formation
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Thomas de Boer
The fall of the Northern Unicorn: Proper motions of the Monoceros stream and ring
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Ingo Waldmann (UCL)
Dreaming of Atmospheres
Thursday 01 June 2017
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Stephen Smartt (Queen's University Belfast)
Superluminous supernovae - cosmic origins and evolution
Friday 02 June 2017
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Carlos Frenk (Durham)
A conclusive test of cold dark matter
Wednesday 07 June 2017
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John Ilee
Title to be confirmed
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Clare Wethers
Title to be confirmed
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Virginie Faramaz (IA-PUC Santiago)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 08 June 2017
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Michalis Agathos (DAMTP, Cambridge)
Probing the dynamics of gravity with gravitational wave detections
Friday 09 June 2017
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Mike Hudson (Waterloo)
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Tuesday 30 May 2017
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Yufeng Lin
Tidally forced Magnetic-Coriolis waves and tidal dissipation
Wednesday 31 May 2017
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Emanuele Berti (Mississippi & IST Lisbon)
Tests of strong gravity and new physics with gravitational waves
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Ingo Waldmann (UCL)
Dreaming of Atmospheres
Monday 05 June 2017
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Jordi Miralda Escude (ICREA Barcelona)
Title to be confirmed
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Anna Lisa Varri (Edinburgh)
The new phase space complexity of old globular clusters
Tuesday 06 June 2017
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Kedron Silsbee (Princeton)
Planetesimal dynamics and growth in tight binary star systems
Wednesday 07 June 2017
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Michal Heller (AEI Potsdam)
Title to be confirmed
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Virginie Faramaz (IA-PUC Santiago)
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caterina.doglioni@hep.lu.se
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Monday 12 June 2017
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Kazuya Koyama (Portsmouth)
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