Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Galaxies Discussion

2017
Title Date Speaker
AGN jet feedback on a moving mesh: cocoon inflation, gas flows and turbulence 23 June 2017 Martin Bourne (IoA)
Beyond the stellar-halo mass relation: links between the dark matter halo and galaxy size and the total globular cluster population. 9 June 2017 Mike Hudson (Waterloo)
A conclusive test of cold dark matter 2 June 2017 Carlos Frenk (Durham)
Emission line mapping of galaxies at high resolution: optical radioastronomy 19 May 2017 John Beckman (IAC Tenerife)
Some exciting news from MUSE 12 May 2017 Marc Sarzi (Hertfordshire)
Observing Quasars that Switch Off. And back On again: What we are learning, and still don't understand, about the active central engines. 5 May 2017 Nic Ross (University of Edinburgh)
Galaxy clusters at sub-millimeter wavelengths 28 April 2017 Gianfranco De Zotti (Padua Observatory - INAF)
Zooming in on the internal structure of z~6 galaxies 21 April 2017 Andrea Pallottini (Centro Fermi and Cavendish)
Ellipticals lensed by ellipticals: 10 billion years of growth 7 April 2017 Lindsay Oldham ( IoA)
Modelling the Milky Way with Gaia DR1 and beyond 24 March 2017 Jason Hunt (Toronto)
Seeking the Gold Standard Measurement of Star Formation at the End of the Rainbow 17 March 2017 Rob Kennicutt (IoA)
Life and adventures of supermassive black hole binaries: the mythical final-parsec problem 10 March 2017 Eugene Vasilyev (Oxford)
The circumgalactic gas and metals around star forming and elliptical galaxies 24 February 2017 Sijing Shen (Oslo)
The effect of AGN radiation pressure on dust 17 February 2017 Tiago Costa (Leiden Observatory)
The upper bound on the lowest mass halo 10 February 2017 Prashin Jethwa (IoA)
Interpreting ALMA observations of the ISM in a normal galaxy at z=7.1 3 February 2017 Stefano Carniani (Cavendish) and Harley Katz (IoA)
ANALOGS OF PRIMEVAL GALAXIES: CHEMICAL ABUNDANCES AND PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF YOUNG DWARF GALAXIES AT z~3 27 January 2017 Ricardo Amorin (Cavendish)
A Muse Analysis of a Brightly Lensed Galaxy at z~5 20 January 2017 Renske Smit (Cavendish)
Imaging of dust and molecular gas in high-redshift galaxies 13 January 2017 Padelis Papadopoulos (Cardiff)
2016
Title Date Speaker
The Role of the Environment and Structural Transformation in the Quenching of Satellite Galaxies 16 December 2016 Joanna Woo (ETH Zurich)
Increasing the metallicity of metal-poor stars in the Galaxy by accretion from the ISM 2 December 2016 Girish Kulkarni (IoA)
A sharper view of Pal 5's tails: Discovery of stream perturbations with a novel non-parametric technique 25 November 2016 Denis Erkal (IoA)
Quasar Outflows and Black Hole Masses 18 November 2016 Liam Coatman (IoA)
Strong lensing in the age of ALMA 21 October 2016 Matus Rybak (MPA)
The dynamics of supermassive triple black holes in galactic nuclei 30 September 2016 Francesco Haardt (Università degli Studi dell'Insubria)
Constraining halo and satellite properties with proper motions 23 September 2016 Tobias Fritz (University of Virginia)
Tracing the evolution of passive galaxies at z~1.4-2 with KMOS 16 September 2016 Alessandra Beifiori (MPE Garching)
Blindly Measuring the Hubble Constant (Again!) 9 September 2016 Matt Auger (IoA)
Dynamical constraints on the galaxy-halo connection 12 August 2016 Harry Desmond (Stanford)
Aspects of non-standard cosmology: galactic satellites 5 August 2016 Adi Nusser (Technion Haifa)