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 03 May 2017
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Mirko Curti
New empirical calibrations of strong line metallicity indicators
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Saptarshi Das
Microseismic event detection using machine learning and Bayesian inference
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 04 May 2017
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James Dale (University of Hertfordshire)
Does feedback matter in star cluster formation?
Thursday 11 May 2017
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Isabelle Baraffe (University of Exeter)
A new generation of multi-dimensional stellar structure models

Next External Talks

Friday 28 April 2017
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William Cook
Gravitational wave extraction in higher dimensional numerical relativity
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 01 May 2017
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Tommi Tenkanen, Queen Mary (University of London)
Observational properties of feebly interacting dark matter

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Friday 28 April 2017
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Gianfranco De Zotti (Padua Observatory - INAF)
Galaxy clusters at sub-millimeter wavelengths
Wednesday 03 May 2017
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Mirko Curti
New empirical calibrations of strong line metallicity indicators
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Saptarshi Das
Microseismic event detection using machine learning and Bayesian inference
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Speaker to be confirmed
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 04 May 2017
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James Dale (University of Hertfordshire)
Does feedback matter in star cluster formation?
Friday 05 May 2017
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Nic Ross (University of Edinburgh)
Observing Quasars that Switch Off. And back On again: What we are learning, and still don't understand, about the active central engines.
Wednesday 10 May 2017
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Dr. Manda Banerji (University of Cambridge)
Title to be confirmed
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Rik van Lieshout
Title to be confirmed
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Catherine Walsh (Leeds)
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 11 May 2017
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Isabelle Baraffe (University of Exeter)
A new generation of multi-dimensional stellar structure models
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Upcoming External Talks

Friday 28 April 2017
Institute of Astronomy Seminars logo
William Cook
Gravitational wave extraction in higher dimensional numerical relativity
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 01 May 2017
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Tommi Tenkanen, Queen Mary (University of London)
Observational properties of feebly interacting dark matter
Wednesday 03 May 2017
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Sinead Ryan (TCD)
Title to be confirmed
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Speaker to be confirmed
Title to be confirmed
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Professor Jean-Philippe BOUCHAUD, Ecole Polytechnic and Capital Fund Management plc
Tipping Points & Crises From statistical physics to social sciences
Monday 08 May 2017
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Julien Carron (Sussex)
Title to be confirmed
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Thomas Elsden (St Andrews)
Theoretical Foundation of 3D Alfven Resonances
Wednesday 10 May 2017
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Catherine Walsh (Leeds)
Title to be confirmed
Monday 15 May 2017
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Anze Slosar (Brookhaven)
Title to be confirmed
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Raymond Pierrehumbert (Oxford)
Atmospheric dynamics of tide-locked exoplanets
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