Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Galaxies Discussion

Title Date Speaker
Splashback as a physical boundary of galaxy halos: theoretical predictions, observational detections, and implications for galaxy evolution 16 November 2018 Andrey Kravtsov (U.Chicago and IoA)
Multi-messenger study of the Milky Way with LISA, Gaia and LSST 2 November 2018 Valeriya Korol (Leiden)
Emission Line Properties of High-Redshift Galaxies: Predictions of Lya, Infrared, and Nebular Lines for ALMA and JWST 26 October 2018 Harley Katz (Oxford)
Magnetised clouds in the Galactic corona: Fuel for future star formation? 12 October 2018 Asger Gronnow (University of Sydney)
The Emergence of Structure during the Epoch of Reionization 5 October 2018 Martin Haehnelt
Dynamical Formation of Compact Object Mergers 21 September 2018 Carl Rodriguez (MIT)
Metallicity Gradients in Star-Forming Galaxies using SAMI and TYPHOON 7 September 2018 Henry Poetrodjojo (ANU)
The Epoch of Helium Reionization -- The Final Phase Transition of the Universe 31 August 2018 Gabor Worseck (Potsdam)
Discovery of a 4-sigma deviation from the Concordance Model of Cosmology using the Hubble Diagram of Quasars. 10 August 2018 Elisabeta Lusso (Durham)
Hot, Dust-Obscured Galaxies 27 July 2018 Roberto Assef (Universidad Diego Portales)
The FABLE simulations: A feedback model for galaxies, groups and clusters 20 July 2018 Nick Henden (IoA)
Dust in the early Universe 29 June 2018 Raffaella Schneider (Rome)
Revisiting relaxation in globular clusters 15 June 2018 Chris Hamilton (DAMTP)
Dynamics of warped discs 8 June 2018 Chris Nixon (Leicester)
New constraints on Lyman-α opacity with a sample of 62 quasars at z > 5.7 18 May 2018 Sarah Bosman (UCL)
Merging black holes in nuclear star clusters 11 May 2018 Fabio Antonini (University of Surrey)
Concerns about Modelling Foregrounds and the 21-cm Signal in the EDGES data 4 May 2018 Ewald Puchwein (IoA)
The details in the DEVILS: Exploring the co-evolution of galaxies and halos over the last 8 billion years 13 April 2018 Luke Davies (ICRAR)
The Escape Fraction of Ionising Photons from Early Galaxies 23 March 2018 Richard Ellis (UCL)
A Hard Ionizing Spectrum in Ly-alpha Emitters: Implications for the Ionizing Output of Early Star-Forming Galaxies 16 March 2018 Kimihiko Nakajima (ESO and UCL)
The spin evolution of supermassive black holes 9 March 2018 Davide Fiacconi (IoA)
Exploring the Galaxy's alpha-element abundances and globular cluster populations with hydrodynamic simulations 2 March 2018 Rob Crain (Liverpool JMU)
A New Paradigm for Old Galaxies? 23 February 2018 Matt Auger (IoA)
Far-infrared emission from AGN and why this changes everything 16 February 2018 Myrto Symeonidis (UCL)
Title Date Speaker
Quasars in the epoch of reionization 15 December 2017 Eduardo Banados (Carnegie Observatories)
IR Spectroscopic Tracers for Galaxy Evolution Studies: the Spitzer/Herschel database 1 December 2017 Juan Fernandez Ontiveros (IAC Tenerife)
Evolution of the UV luminosity function of AGN out to redshift 7 24 November 2017 Girish Kulkarni (IoA)
Galaxy formation simulations: "subgrid" vs physics 17 November 2017 Matthew Smith (IoA)
The physics of AGN-driven galactic outflows 3 November 2017 Kastytitis Zubovas (Vilnius)
The thermal history of the Intergalactic Medium 20 October 2017 Ewald Puchwein (IoA)