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 23 October 2019
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James Matthews
Particle acceleration to the highest energies in radio galaxies
Time: 13:15-13:45
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]
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Richard Booth
Fingerprints of giant planets hidden among the solar twins
Time: 13:45-14:15
Venue: Sackler Lecture Theatre, IoA  [details]

Next Colloquia

Thursday 24 October 2019
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Professor Lars Hernquist: Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
The IllustrisTNG Project (Kavli Lecture Series)
Thursday 31 October 2019
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Professor Sara Ellison: University of Victoria
Clash of the Titans: galaxy collisions in the nearby universe (Kavli Lecture Series)

Next External Talks

Monday 21 October 2019
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Cyril Pitrou(IAP)
Precision big bang nucleosynthesis with improved Helium-4 predictions
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Dr. Jérôme Guilet (CEA Saclay)
Magnetic field amplification in protoneutron stars

Upcoming Institute of Astronomy Talks

Tuesday 22 October 2019
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Mathias Nowak
Clean results and grubby details of exoplanet observation with long-baseline interferometry
Wednesday 23 October 2019
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James Matthews
Particle acceleration to the highest energies in radio galaxies
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Richard Booth
Fingerprints of giant planets hidden among the solar twins
Thursday 24 October 2019
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Ben Houghton -- Barclays
Title to be confirmed
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Professor Lars Hernquist: Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics
The IllustrisTNG Project (Kavli Lecture Series)
Friday 25 October 2019
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Prakash Gaikwad (IoA)
Probing the thermal state of the intergalactic medium at z > 5 with the transmission spikes in high-resolution Lyα forest spectra
Tuesday 29 October 2019
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Doug Lin (Santa Cruz)
Cosmo-chemical, structural, and dynamical clues on the origin of the Solar System
Wednesday 30 October 2019
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Nicole Pawellek
Title to be confirmed
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Sergio Martin
Title to be confirmed
Thursday 31 October 2019
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Srinivasa Raghavan - Infosys
Title to be confirmed
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Upcoming External Talks

Monday 21 October 2019
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Cyril Pitrou(IAP)
Precision big bang nucleosynthesis with improved Helium-4 predictions
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Dr. Jérôme Guilet (CEA Saclay)
Magnetic field amplification in protoneutron stars
Wednesday 23 October 2019
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Silvia Pascoli, Durham
Title to be confirmed
Friday 25 October 2019
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Rodrigo Panosso Macedo (Queen Mary)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 28 October 2019
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Evangelos Sfakianakis (University of Amsterdam)
Title to be confirmed
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Prof. Philippa Browning (Manchester)
Plasma heating and particle acceleration by magnetic reconnection in solar and stellar flares
Wednesday 30 October 2019
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Donal O'Connell, Edinburgh
Title to be confirmed
Friday 01 November 2019
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Mahdi Godazgar (Queen Mary)
Title to be confirmed
Series: DAMTP Friday GR Seminar
Time: 13:00-14:00
Venue: Pavilion B Potter Room (B1.19)  [details]
Monday 04 November 2019
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John Stout(University of Amsterdam)
Title to be confirmed
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Dr. Silvia Toonen (Birmingham)
Stellar interactions and transients
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