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 30 April 2014
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Niall Deacon
A substellar safari with Pan-STARRS1
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Vasily Belokurov
Touching The Void: A Striking Drop in Stellar Halo Density Beyond 50 kpc
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 24 April 2014
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Kathryn Johnston (Columbia)
Where's the Matter? (Tails from the Milky Way's destructive past)
Thursday 01 May 2014
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Paul Nandra (MPE)
Athena

Next External Talks

Friday 25 April 2014
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John Madore (LPT Orsay)
Noncommutative geometry and its relation to General Relativity
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 28 April 2014
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Ofer Lahav (University College London)
Title: The Dark Energy Survey and Beyond

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Thursday 24 April 2014
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Kathryn Johnston (Columbia)
Where's the Matter? (Tails from the Milky Way's destructive past)
Friday 25 April 2014
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Wyn Evans (IoA)
The strangeness of Andromeda II
Wednesday 30 April 2014
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Niall Deacon
A substellar safari with Pan-STARRS1
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Vasily Belokurov
Touching The Void: A Striking Drop in Stellar Halo Density Beyond 50 kpc
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Maciej Konacki (Torun)
The Solaris Project. A Timing Survey For Circumbinary Planets Around Eclipsing Binary Stars with a Global Network of Robotic Telescopes
Thursday 01 May 2014
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Paul Nandra (MPE)
Athena
Friday 02 May 2014
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Roberto Maiolino (Cavendish)
Title to be confirmed
Tuesday 06 May 2014
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Dave Charbonneau (Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics, USA)
The Fast Track to Finding an Inhabited Exoplanet
Wednesday 07 May 2014
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Francesco Belfiore
Title to be confirmed
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Rob Kennicutt
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Friday 25 April 2014
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John Madore (LPT Orsay)
Noncommutative geometry and its relation to General Relativity
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 28 April 2014
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Ofer Lahav (University College London)
Title: The Dark Energy Survey and Beyond
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Dr. Laurene Jouve (IRAP, Toulouse)
Magnetism of solar-like and intermediate-mass stars: numerical experiments
Tuesday 29 April 2014
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Dr. Stanislav Gunar (Marie Curie Fellow, University of St Andrews)
Quiescent prominence fine structure modelling
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Nicolas Peretto (University of Cardiff)
Shedding Light on the Dark Ages of Star Formation: Dense gas kinematics and core formation
Wednesday 30 April 2014
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Prof Petra Rudolf, Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials University of Groningen
Molecular Motors and Switches at Surfaces
Friday 02 May 2014
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Davide Gerosa (DAMTP/University of Cambridge)
Spin-orbit resonances: unveiling black-hole binary dynamics on both stellar-mass and supermassive scale
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 05 May 2014
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Professor Serge Haroche, College de Franceand and Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris
Scott Lecture I : Juggling with photons in a box and raising Schrödinger cats of radiation
Tuesday 06 May 2014
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Dr. Giulio Del-Zanna (DAMTP)
Title to be confirmed
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Dave Charbonneau (Harvard-Smithsonian Centre for Astrophysics, USA)
The Fast Track to Finding an Inhabited Exoplanet
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