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 29 January 2020
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Anjali Piette
Deciphering Thermal Emission Spectra of Exoplanets
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Fruzsina Agocs
oscode: fast solutions of oscillatory ODEs in cosmology
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 30 January 2020
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James Stone (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)
Radiation-Dominated Black Hole Accretion Flows
Thursday 06 February 2020
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Vivienne Wild, St Andrews
The intriguing lives of post-starburst galaxies

Next External Talks

Wednesday 29 January 2020
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Luisa Lucie-Smith (UCL)
Machine learning the formation of dark matter halos
Series: Cavendish Astrophysics Coffee talks
Time: 11:00-11:30
Venue: Battcock Tea area  [details]
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Luisa Lucie-Smith (UCL)
Machine learning the formation of dark matter halos
Series: Cavendish Astrophysics Coffee talks
Time: 11:00-11:30
Venue: Battcock Tea area  [details]

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Wednesday 29 January 2020
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Anjali Piette
Deciphering Thermal Emission Spectra of Exoplanets
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Fruzsina Agocs
oscode: fast solutions of oscillatory ODEs in cosmology
Thursday 30 January 2020
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Theo Steele
Stochastic Filament Dynamics in Tokamaks
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James Stone (Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton)
Radiation-Dominated Black Hole Accretion Flows
Wednesday 05 February 2020
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Hayley Macpherson
Einstein's Universe: Cosmological structure formation in numerical relativity
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Mike Walmsley
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 06 February 2020
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Arlen Anderson -- Ab Initio
Title to be confirmed
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Vivienne Wild, St Andrews
The intriguing lives of post-starburst galaxies
Tuesday 11 February 2020
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Megan Bedell (Flatiron institute)
Title to be confirmed
Wednesday 12 February 2020
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Annelies Mortier
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Wednesday 29 January 2020
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Luisa Lucie-Smith (UCL)
Machine learning the formation of dark matter halos
Series: Cavendish Astrophysics Coffee talks
Time: 11:00-11:30
Venue: Battcock Tea area  [details]
Institute of Astronomy Seminars logo
Luisa Lucie-Smith (UCL)
Machine learning the formation of dark matter halos
Series: Cavendish Astrophysics Coffee talks
Time: 11:00-11:30
Venue: Battcock Tea area  [details]
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Daniel Litim, University of Sussex
Asymptotic safety in the spotlight
Friday 31 January 2020
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Oliver Tattersall (University of Oxford)
Signatures of Modified Gravity in Black Hole Quasinormal Modes
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 03 February 2020
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Luca Visinelli
Title to be confirmed
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Prof. Benoit Cerutti (Université Grenoble)
Particle acceleration in relativistic magnetospheres
Wednesday 05 February 2020
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Nicolas Chamel, Université Libre de Bruxelles
Title to be confirmed
Friday 07 February 2020
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Peter Cameron (University of Cambridge)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 10 February 2020
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Alex Barreira
Title to be confirmed
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Dr. Denis St-Onge (Oxford)
Fluctuation dynamo in collisionless and weakly collisional, magnetized plasmas
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