Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Seminars

2008
Title Speaker Date
Supermassive Black Holes in Galactic Bulges --- A Self-Similar Model for Power Laws of Mass and Mean Bulge Velocity Dispersion Professor Yu-Qing Lou (Tsinghua University, Beijing) 8 October 2008
Exploring Sites of Galaxy Formation: Large Lya Nebulae at redshift 2-3 Moire Prescott (Arizona) 1 October 2008
Trigger mechanisms and evolution of ULIRGs: local vs high-z Kalliopi Dasyra (Caltech, Spitzer Science Center) 1 October 2008
Cosmological Reionization with the Moment Equations: First Results on Topology Kristian Finlator (University of Arizona) 24 September 2008
Clues to activity in infrared galaxies and their close environment Karina Caputi (Institute of Astronomy, ETH Zurich) 24 September 2008
The Growth of Galaxies by Cold Gas Accretion Alyson Brooks (University of Washington, Seattle) 17 September 2008
Ground-based detection of gravitational waves from intermediate-mass-ratio inspirals Ilya Mandel, Northwestern 17 September 2008
The Mid-Infrared Butcher-Oemler Effect: an Increase in the Fraction of Obscured Star Formation in Galaxy Clusters from z=0 to z=0.8 Amelie Saintonge, Zurich 18 June 2008
Star Formation in Low Surface Brightness Galaxies Ted Wyder, Caltech 18 June 2008
Gemini-South Project Study on Abell 3827 Henry Lee (Gemini) 11 June 2008
Topological Properties in Gravitational Lensing Marcus Werner, IoA 4 June 2008