Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Sackler Lectures

Title Date Speaker
Cosmology and Astrophysics from CMB Measurements 15 February 2018 John Carlstrom (Chicago)
Dark Energy and Cosmic Sound 27 October 2016 Daniel Eisenstein (Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
The Growth of Supermassive Black Holes From Seeds to Maturity 5 November 2015 Jenny Greene (Princeton University)
The Search for Earth 2.0 4 December 2014 Sara Seager (Massachusetts Institute of Technology)
Fatal fate - a gas cloud on its way towards Galactic Center black hole 31 October 2013 Stefan Gillessen (MPE)
Is the Earth Rare? 8 November 2012 Jim Kasting (Penn State University)
Sackler Lecture, Present and Future Far Infrared Extragalactic Astronomy: Herschel and Beyond 3 November 2011 Matt Griffin, Cardiff University
Measuring Black Hole Spin 25 November 2010 Ramesh Narayan, Harvard
Measuring the Expansion of the Universe 8 October 2009 Wendy Freedman (Observatories of the Carnegie Institution of Washington)
Massive Black Holes and Galaxies 13 November 2008 Reinhard Genzel (Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, Garching & Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley)
New Worlds and Life in the Universe 16 November 2007 Geoffrey W Marcy (University of California, Berkeley)