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 27 May 2015
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Fernanda Ostrovski (IoA)
Searching for lensed quasars in DES and VST
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Iulia Simion (IoA)
Measuring the 3D structure of the Galactic Bar/Bulge using the VVV survey
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 28 May 2015
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Leigh Fletcher, Oxford University
Exploring the Extreme Climates of Giant Planets
Thursday 04 June 2015
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Roberto Maiolino, Battcock Centre, Cavendish Astrophysics
Positive feedback in galaxies

Next External Talks

Friday 22 May 2015
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Miguel Zilhao (Barcelona)
Simulating Accreting Binary Black Holes
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Tuesday 26 May 2015
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Dr. Alphonse Sterling (University of Alabama)
Revised View of Solar X-Ray Jets

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Friday 22 May 2015
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Mike Shull (U Colorado Boulder)
The Metagalactic Ionizing Background: A crisis in UV photon production
Wednesday 27 May 2015
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Fernanda Ostrovski (IoA)
Searching for lensed quasars in DES and VST
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Iulia Simion (IoA)
Measuring the 3D structure of the Galactic Bar/Bulge using the VVV survey
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Exoplanets@Cambridge
Exoplanet Journal Club
Thursday 28 May 2015
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Leigh Fletcher, Oxford University
Exploring the Extreme Climates of Giant Planets
Friday 29 May 2015
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Jonathan Chardin (IoA)
Evidence for a significant contribution of rare bright sources to the ionising UV background at z~ 5.6-5.8
Wednesday 03 June 2015
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Davide Gerosa (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
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Christina Hedges (IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Antonio García Muñoz (ESA/ESTEC)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 04 June 2015
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Roberto Maiolino, Battcock Centre, Cavendish Astrophysics
Positive feedback in galaxies
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Upcoming External Talks

Friday 22 May 2015
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Miguel Zilhao (Barcelona)
Simulating Accreting Binary Black Holes
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Tuesday 26 May 2015
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Dr. Alphonse Sterling (University of Alabama)
Revised View of Solar X-Ray Jets
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Christoph Mordasini (University of Bern, Switzerland)
Linking the formation history of planets with their spectrum
Friday 29 May 2015
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Johannes Noller (Oxford)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 01 June 2015
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Dr. Gherardo Valori (UCL MSSL)
NLFFF modeling of a circular-ribbon flare
Tuesday 02 June 2015
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Dr. Pierre Lesaffre (LERMA - ENS)
Title to be confirmed
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Simon Morris (University of Durham)
The relationship between the inter-galactic medium and galaxies
Friday 05 June 2015
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Maciej Duajski (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 08 June 2015
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Jonathan Braden
Title to be confirmed
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Sebastien Charnoz (CEA Saclay)
Title to be confirmed
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