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

There are no upcoming talks in the next two weeks.

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)

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 to be confirmed

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 23 April 2014
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Quentin Kral (Paris/LESIA)
LIDT-DD: A new, self-consistent model to study debris discs
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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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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Craig Mackay (IoA)
Microlensing Studies in Crowded Fields
Thursday 08 May 2014
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Melvyn Davies (Lund Observatory)
The Astrophysics of Stellar Clusters
Friday 09 May 2014
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Martin Lopez Corredoira
Canis Major overdensity and Monoceros ring explained in terms of pure Milky Way structure
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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 to be confirmed
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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)
TBA
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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Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan (IoA, Cambridge)
Title to be confirmed
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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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