Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Seminars

2023
Title Speaker Date
Combining delensing and foreground cleaning for the Simons Observatory Emilie Hertig 1 February 2023
Murdin Prize Ceremony -- Constraining Beyond the Standard Model Physics with X-ray telescopes: Tightest constraints on low-mass Axion Like Particles with Chandra observations of H1821+643 Julia Sisk Reynes 25 January 2023
Murdin Prize Ceremony -- Proposed energy-metabolisms cannot explain the atmospheric chemistry of Venus Sean Jordan ( University of Cambridge) 25 January 2023
Murdin Prize Ceremony -- Inward and outward migration of massive planets: moving towards a stalling radius Chiara Scardoni 25 January 2023
Uncovering the ancient central Milky Way with the Pristine Inner Galaxy Survey (PIGS) Anke Arentsen (University of Cambridge) 18 January 2023
The impact of a massive Sagittarius dSph on GD-1-like stellar streams Adam Dillamore 18 January 2023
2022
Title Speaker Date
Where does the gas in exoKuiper belts come from? Sebastián Marino 23 November 2022
Quantifying the tumor vasculature environment using deep learning Dr Tristan Whitmarsh (University of Cambridge) 16 November 2022
The Nature of the Star Forming Main Sequence William Baker 16 November 2022
A new method for age-dating the formation of bars in disc galaxies Camila de Sa Freitas (ESO) 9 November 2022
Dynamics of dust and gas in protoplanetary disks with massive embedded planets Hannah Petrovic (University of Cambridge) 9 November 2022
Automated Quality Control of Chest X-Ray Images Eduardo González Solares 2 November 2022
Propagating fluctuations in 2-dimensions: a new numerical model for stochastic accretion disc simulations Samuel Turner 2 November 2022
Putting brakes on star formation in central galaxies Joanna Piotrowska (University of Cambridge) 26 October 2022
Stellar Fireworks: A journey through the spirally dust plumes of Wolf-Rayet binaries Yinuo Han 26 October 2022
The Galactic strudel Eugene Vasiliev (IoA) 12 October 2022
Heavy Lifting: Leveraging Machine Learning to Measure the Masses of Supermassive Black Holes David Chemaly, Université de Montréal 12 October 2022
Preparing for JWST with HST/COS spectroscopy of Pox 186: a local analogue of z > 6 galaxies Nimisha Kumari 28 September 2022
Evidence of planet engulfment in post-main sequence stars Dr. Claudia Aguilera Gomez, ESO - Universidad Diego Portales (Chile) 10 June 2022
Robustness of Molecular Detections Using High-Resolution Transmission Spectroscopy Connor Cheverall 8 June 2022
The Awakening Beast in the Seyfert 1 Galaxy KUG 1141+371 Jiachen Jiang 8 June 2022
Reconstructed star-formation histories in MaNGA galaxies: Dependence on host galaxy properties and radial trends Tobias Looser 1 June 2022
The High-z Cosmic Web in Fuzzy Dark Matter Cosmologies Tibor Dome 18 May 2022
Orbital alignment and mass segregation in galactic nuclei via Vector Resonant Relaxation Nathan Magnan (University of Cambridge) 11 May 2022
The Main Sequence of star-forming galaxies Lester Sandles 4 May 2022
Detection of massive molecular and dust reservoirs around z~2 extremely red quasars: CGM enrichment by quasar-driven outflows Speaker to be confirmed 27 April 2022
A disturbing FABLE of mergers, feedback, turbulence, and mass biases in simulated galaxy clusters Speaker to be confirmed 27 April 2022
High-resolution Spectroscopy of Thermal Emission from Exoplanets Måns Holmberg 9 March 2022
Tightest constraints on very-light Axion-Like Particles (ALPs) using the X-ray spectrum of the H1821+643 cluster-hosted quasar Julia Sisk Reynes 9 March 2022
The chemistry of the last major merger David Aguado, Università degli Studi di Firenze 2 March 2022