Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Colloquia

Title Date Speaker
Strong lensing of transients by clusters of galaxies: From cosmic telescopes to cosmic microscopes 9 June 2022 Adi Zitrin (Ben Gurion University)
Cluster Cosmology: Game On or Game Over? 19 May 2022 Kathy Romer (Sussex)
Dusty Star Formation 12 May 2022 Matthew Bate (Exeter)
Exploring the outer solar system with space robots 5 May 2022 Carly Howett (Oxford)
Spatially and temporally resolving 
the wondrous lives of galaxies 28 April 2022 Sandro Tacchella (Kavli Institute for Cosmology)
Unveiling cosmic dawn 17 March 2022 Anastasia Fialkov, IoA
Anomalous emission-line behaviour: evidence for disc winds? 10 March 2022 Dr. Michael Goad (Leicester)
AI “Shallow" and “Deep" Learning of the Dark Universe 3 March 2022 Prof. Ofer Lahav (University College London)
Planck, Theme and Variations 24 February 2022 François-Xavier Desert / Kavli Institute for Cosmology
AI for Astronomy in the SKA Era 17 February 2022 Anna Scaife (Manchester)
Eddington Lecture: A chemical survey of planets in our galaxy 10 February 2022 Giovanna Tinetti (UCL)
Exploding stars and catastrophic collisions 3 February 2022 Kate Maguire (Trinity College Dublin)
Towards nearby Exo-Earths by way of young Neptunes 27 January 2022 Suzanne Aigrain (University of Oxford)
CANCELLED - Exploring the outer solar system with space robots 20 January 2022 Carly Howett (Oxford)
TBC 16 January 2022 Mike Goad
Title Date Speaker
AION and AEDGE: Search for gravitational waves with atom interferometry 25 November 2021 Marek Lewicki (Warsaw)
The Mars 2020 Perseverance Rover and the search for life on ancient Mars 18 November 2021 Nick Tosca (Earth Sciences, Cambridge)
The Gaia-ESO Survey: a ten-year journey 11 November 2021 Sofia Randich, INAF-Osservatorio Astrofisico di Arcetri
The inner inner halo of the Milky Way according to APOGEE and Gaia 4 November 2021 Ricardo Schiavon (Liverpool)
A very high accretion rate active galaxy case study and a new large sample 28 October 2021 Martin Ward (Durham)
Do dark-matter-deficient dwarf galaxies present a challenge to the LCDM paradigm? 21 October 2021 Sugata Kaviraj, Hertfordshire
Unveiling cosmic dawn 7 October 2021 Anastasia Fialkov, IoA
New results on galaxy clusters from the eROSITA early data release 17 June 2021 Jeremy Sanders (MPE)
Information-theoretic problems in astrophysics. 10 June 2021 David Hogg (Flatiron)
Dwarf galaxy archaeology: Answering big questions with tiny galaxies 3 June 2021 Anna Frebel (MIT)
Bridging Galaxy Evolution Across Cosmic Time With the CLASSY Survey 27 May 2021 Danielle Berg (UT Austin)
Exploring Planets Orbiting Nearby Stars 20 May 2021 Courtney Dressing (Berkeley)
SDSS-V: Pioneering Panoptic Spectroscopy 6 May 2021 Juna Kollmeier (Carnegie)
The Ongoing Hunt for Supermassive Black Hole Binaries 29 April 2021 Jessie Runnoe (Vanderbilt)
The story of our Galaxy, as told by Gaia 18 March 2021 Payel Das (Surrey)