Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Seminars

2017
Title Speaker Date
The evolution of photo-evaporating proto-planetary discs in binaries Giovanni Rosotti 14 June 2017
Updating the global star formation law Mia de los Reyes 14 June 2017
Exploring the Star-Forming Hosts of Reddened Quasars at z~2 Clare Wethers 7 June 2017
Unveiling young massive stars with near infrared spectroscopy and submillimetre interferometry John Ilee 7 June 2017
The fall of the Northern Unicorn: Proper motions of the Monoceros stream and ring Thomas de Boer 31 May 2017
Modelling supernova feedback in cosmological simulations of galaxy formation Matthew Smith 31 May 2017
Accreting white dwarfs from Gaia alerts Elme Breedt 24 May 2017
Hunting for Dippers with Machine Learning Christina Hedges 24 May 2017
Observational signatures of warps in circumbinary discs Attila Juhasz 17 May 2017
Chemical enrichment of giant planets and discs due to pebble drift Richard Booth 17 May 2017
Exoplanet recycling in massive white-dwarf debris discs Rik van Lieshout 10 May 2017
Quasar Host Galaxies at z~2 with ALMA Dr. Manda Banerji (University of Cambridge) 10 May 2017
Microseismic event detection using machine learning and Bayesian inference Saptarshi Das 3 May 2017
New empirical calibrations of strong line metallicity indicators Mirko Curti 3 May 2017
(Ex-?)Binary stars in the Galactic thick disc Dr. Robert Izzard (University of Cambridge) 26 April 2017
The spiralling signatures of planet formation Farzana Meru 26 April 2017
Tidal Synchronisation of Close sdB Binaries: The Role of Convective Cores. Holly Preece 22 March 2017
Observable signatures of clouds in exoplanetary atmospheres Arazi Pinhas 22 March 2017
Lensed quasars in DES and Gaia Cameron Lemon 8 March 2017
Exploring AGN Feedback Models in Cosmological Simulations Nick Henden 8 March 2017
Peering Through The Clouds: Retrieving Properties of Transiting Exoplanet Atmospheres Ryan MacDonald 22 February 2017
Mixing in Massive Stars Adam Jermyn 22 February 2017
Using Planck to explore oscillations and features in the primordial power spectrum Pablo Lemos Portela 15 February 2017
Stellar streams around the Magellanic Clouds in 4D Camila Navarrete 15 February 2017
Star formation and metallicity of low-mass galaxies out to z~1: Recent progress from deep spectroscopic surveys Ricardo Amorin 8 February 2017
The shut down of star formation in galaxies at z~1: obtaining direct evidence for its environmental dependence Jasleen Matharu 8 February 2017
Self-Consistent Emission Spectra of Exoplanetary Atmospheres. Siddharth Gandhi 1 February 2017
Searching for bio-signatures with direct imaging/spectroscopy Ian Parry 1 February 2017
Rapidly Variable Relativistic Outflows from AGN Michael Parker 25 January 2017
Phylogenetics and the chemical evolution of the Galaxy Paula Jofre 25 January 2017