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 03 December 2014
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Attila Juhasz (Leiden -> IoA)
Observability of planet-induced spirals in protoplanetary discs in scattered light
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Michele Ide-Smith
Open Access and your research publications
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 04 December 2014
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Sara Seager (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
The Search for Earth 2.0

Next External Talks

Monday 01 December 2014
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Tessa Baker (Oxford)
The Gravitational Agnostic’s Toolkit
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Prof. Ineke de Moortel (University of St Andrews)
Title to be confirmed

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Monday 01 December 2014
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Danilo Marchesini, TUFTS
New Insights into the Formation and Evolution of Today's Most Massive Galaxies
Wednesday 03 December 2014
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Attila Juhasz (Leiden -> IoA)
Observability of planet-induced spirals in protoplanetary discs in scattered light
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Michele Ide-Smith
Open Access and your research publications
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Mike Ireland (ANU)
Imaging exoplanetary birth at the diffraction limit Note unusual time
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Kevin Heng (Bern)
Radiative transfer in exoplanetary atmospheres
Thursday 04 December 2014
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Sara Seager (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
The Search for Earth 2.0
Friday 05 December 2014
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Greg Madsen
UKIRT, NASA, and Lockheed Martin: The Missing Satellite Orbital Debris Problem
Wednesday 10 December 2014
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Ramon Rey-Raposo (Exeter)
Star formation in molecular clouds extracted from galaxy simulations: The effect of galactic flows
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Aimee Hall (IoA)
Improving Precision in Exoplanet Transit Detection
Friday 13 February 2015
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Claudia Cicone & Tiago Costa
A close look at fast cold gas in the halo of a z > 6 QSO
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Upcoming External Talks

Monday 01 December 2014
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Tessa Baker (Oxford)
The Gravitational Agnostic’s Toolkit
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Prof. Ineke de Moortel (University of St Andrews)
Title to be confirmed
Tuesday 02 December 2014
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Vanessa Polito (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
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Professor Kevin Heng (Center for Space and Habitability, University of Bern)
Exoplanetary Atmospheres: Theory and Simulation
Wednesday 03 December 2014
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Slava Rychkov (CERN)
Conformal bootstrap—a new way to compute in quantum field theory
Friday 05 December 2014
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Catarina Bastos (IST/Lisbon)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Wednesday 14 January 2015
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Jan de Boer
Title to be confirmed
Monday 19 January 2015
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Dr Klaus Galsgaard (Niels Bohr Institute - University of Copenhagen)
Title to be confirmed
Monday 26 January 2015
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Dr Sean Matt (Exeter)
Title to be confirmed
Tuesday 27 January 2015
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Prof. Andrew Jackson (ETH Zurich)
Title to be confirmed
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