Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Seminars

Title Speaker Date
Improving Precision in Exoplanet Transit Detection Aimee Hall (IoA) 10 December 2014
Open Access and your research publications Michele Ide-Smith 3 December 2014
Observability of planet-induced spirals in protoplanetary discs in scattered light Attila Juhasz (Leiden -> IoA) 3 December 2014
Imaging and Spectroscopy of Faint Stellar Companions with Project 1640 Eleanor Bacchus (IoA) 26 November 2014
Modelling the circumstellar medium in RS Oph and its connection to the progenitors of Type Ia supernovae Richard Booth (Oxford -> IoA) 19 November 2014
A First Look at the Interior Structure of Massive High-Redshift Galaxies using Strong Gravitational Lensing Adam Muzzin (Leiden -> IoA) 19 November 2014
Encounters between young stars and protoplanetary disc evolution [CANCELLED] Giovanni Rosotti (LMU/USM -> IoA) 12 November 2014
CMB Lensing Tomography with the Dark Energy Survey and the South Pole Telescope Tommaso Giannantonio (LMU/USM -> IoA) 12 November 2014
The Formation and Baryon Cycle of Field Dwarf Galaxies in Cosmological Zoom-in Simulations Sijing Shen (UCSC -> IoA) 5 November 2014
Dynamics of the Milky Way Jason Sanders (Oxford -> IoA) 5 November 2014
Where to spot the pressure smoothing of the IGM Girish Kulkarni (MPIA -> IoA) 29 October 2014
Unveiling the Key Aspects that Drive AGN Jet Kinematics Ashley King (Michigan -> IoA) 29 October 2014
The quest for a representative picture of local supermassive black hole accretion Ranjan Vasudevan (Maryland -> IoA) 22 October 2014
Measuring the Filtering Scale of the Intergalactic Medium with Close Quasar Pairs Alberto Rorai (MPIA -> IoA) 22 October 2014
High-resolution 3D dust radiative transfer model of the grand-design spiral galaxy M51 Ilse de Looze (Ghent/IoA) 15 October 2014
Broad-Line Radio Galaxies in the NuSTAR Era Anne Lohfink (Maryland -> IoA) 15 October 2014
Coevolution of black holes and their host galaxies (?) Debora Sijacki (IoA) 8 October 2014
The Mass of the Milky Way Galaxy Wyn Evans (IoA) 8 October 2014
The Magellanic Stream - A Tail of Two Galaxies Andrew Fox, STScI 17 September 2014
Exploring the physical properties of distant galaxies Stephen Wilkins, University of Sussex 6 August 2014
Primordial power spectrum from Planck Dhiraj Kumar Hazra (APCTP) 6 August 2014
Spatially-Resolved Recent Star Formation History of M31's Disk Alexia Lewis (UW) 23 July 2014
Towards a physical model for the multi-scale nature of galactic star formation Diederik Kruijssen (MPA) 23 July 2014
Resonant Clumping and Substructure in Galaxy Disks Matthew Molloy (KIAA/PKU) 16 July 2014
The power of the astrophysical transients and the Gaia Revolution Łukasz Wyrzykowski (UoWarsaw/IoA) 16 July 2014
Internal dynamics of globular clusters Laura Watkins (STScI) 9 July 2014
New chemo-dynamical properties of dwarf spheroidal galaxies in the Milky Way and Andromeda Kohei Hayashi (Tohoku University Astronomical Institute) 9 July 2014
The evolution of early-type galaxies: a strong lensing perspective Alessandro Sonnenfeld (UCSB) 18 June 2014
Exploring M33 across spatial scales using multiwavelength data Nimisha Kumari (University of Paris) 18 June 2014
Probing early-universe phase transitions with the CMB blackbody spectrum Mustafa Amin (IoA/KICC) 11 June 2014