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 04 May 2016
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Thomas de Boer
The formation history and total mass of globular clusters in the Fornax dSph
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Gerry Gilmore
OPTICON - the EC Coordination network in OIR astronomy
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 28 April 2016
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Philipp Podsiadlowski (University of Oxford)
The formation of massive black-hole binaries: understanding the Advanced LIGO detections
Thursday 05 May 2016
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Christiane Helling (University of St Andrews)
LEAP - Lighting, electricity, atmospheres of planetary objects

Next External Talks

Friday 29 April 2016
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Shahar Hadar (DAMTP)
Acoustics of a simple holographic model with momentum relaxation
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Tuesday 03 May 2016
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Dr. Giulio Del Zanna (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Thursday 28 April 2016
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Philipp Podsiadlowski (University of Oxford)
The formation of massive black-hole binaries: understanding the Advanced LIGO detections
Wednesday 04 May 2016
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Thomas de Boer
The formation history and total mass of globular clusters in the Fornax dSph
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Gerry Gilmore
OPTICON - the EC Coordination network in OIR astronomy
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Duncan Forgan (St Andrews)
Disc Instability is Dead, Long Live Disc Instability Note unusual time
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Ati Motalebi (Geneva)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 05 May 2016
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Christiane Helling (University of St Andrews)
LEAP - Lighting, electricity, atmospheres of planetary objects
Wednesday 11 May 2016
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Laura Keating
Title to be confirmed
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Prashin Jethwa
Title to be confirmed
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Christina Hedges (IoA)
Molecular Spectroscopy for Exoplanet Atmospheres
Thursday 12 May 2016
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Xiaohui Fan (University of Arizona)
The Most Massive Black Holes in the Early Universe
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Upcoming External Talks

Friday 29 April 2016
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Shahar Hadar (DAMTP)
Acoustics of a simple holographic model with momentum relaxation
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Tuesday 03 May 2016
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Dr. Giulio Del Zanna (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
Wednesday 04 May 2016
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Ben Allanach (DAMTP)
A Review of the 750 GeV Di-Photon Excess
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Duncan Forgan (St Andrews)
Disc Instability is Dead, Long Live Disc Instability Note unusual time
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Ati Motalebi (Geneva)
Title to be confirmed
Friday 06 May 2016
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David Turton (IPhT, CEA Saclay)
The Information Paradox and String Theory
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 09 May 2016
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Jeremy Sakstein (ICG Portsmouth)
Testing gravity using astrophysics
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Amy Bonsor
Title to be confirmed
Tuesday 10 May 2016
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Johnathan Ross
Title to be confirmed
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Stefania Salvadori (Observatoire de Paris-CNRS)
Early galaxy formation processes: clues from Near-Field Cosmology
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