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 26 November 2014
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Eleanor Bacchus (IoA)
Title to be confirmed
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Aimee Hall (IoA)
Improving Precision in Exoplanet Transit Detection
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 27 November 2014
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Mike Irwin (IoA)
Surveying the M31 system
Thursday 04 December 2014
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Sara Seager (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
The Search for Earth 2.0

Next External Talks

Monday 24 November 2014
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Andrew Pontzen (UCL)
Measuring the dark universe - astrophysical contamination on all scales
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Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan (IoA, Cambridge)
Chemical Characterization of Extrasolar Planets

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 26 November 2014
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Eleanor Bacchus (IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Aimee Hall (IoA)
Improving Precision in Exoplanet Transit Detection
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Monika Lendl (Liege)
A ground-based view on exoplanet atmospheres
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Speaker to be confirmed
Exoplanet Journal Club
Thursday 27 November 2014
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Mike Irwin (IoA)
Surveying the M31 system
Friday 28 November 2014
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Florent Renaud (U Surrey)
Connecting star formation to galactic dynamics
Wednesday 03 December 2014
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Attila Juhasz (Leiden -> IoA)
Title to be confirmed
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Michele Ide-Smith
Title to be confirmed
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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
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Upcoming External Talks

Monday 24 November 2014
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Andrew Pontzen (UCL)
Measuring the dark universe - astrophysical contamination on all scales
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Dr. Nikku Madhusudhan (IoA, Cambridge)
Chemical Characterization of Extrasolar Planets
Tuesday 25 November 2014
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Riccardo Vanon (DAMTP)
Towards an understanding of gravitational instability in accretion discs
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Raffaella Schneider (INAF, Osservatorio Astronomico di Roma, Italy)
The First Stars and Galaxies
Wednesday 26 November 2014
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Christopher Thomas (University of Cambridge)
Scattering and unstable hadrons in lattice QCD
Friday 28 November 2014
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Frank Ohme (Cardiff University)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 01 December 2014
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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)
Title to be confirmed
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