Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Colloquia

2022
Title Date Speaker
TBC 1 December 2022 Dr. Vanessa Hill (Observatoire de la Côte d'Azur)
The Baryon Cycle 24 November 2022 Celine Peroux (ESO)
Galaxies in the young Universe 17 November 2022 James Dunlop (Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
The gas environment of galaxies across 10 billion years 10 November 2022 Michele Fumagalli (Milano Bicocca)
The emerging picture of radio emission in Active Galactic Nuclei 3 November 2022 Dr. Leah Morabito, Durham University
Characterising the dense molecular gas in galaxies 27 October 2022 Prof. Serena Viti, Leiden Observatory
Probing the early evolution of stellar and planetary systems 13 October 2022 Edward Gillen (QMUL)
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
2021
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)