Institute of Astronomy

Talks Archive - Seminars

Title Speaker Date
Resurrection of a gas disk from exocometary ices in the 23 Myr-old beta Pictoris system Luca Matrà (Institute of Astronomy) 18 November 2015
Shadows of two colours. Using circumbinary planets to help study atmospheres and planet formation Amaury Triaud (Institute of Astronomy) 11 November 2015
Transition of EMRIs through resonance: higher order corrections in resonant flux enhancement Deyan Mihaylov (Institute of Astronomy) 11 November 2015
Discovery of powerful winds in Ultraluminous X-ray sources Ciro Pinto (Institute of Astronomy) 4 November 2015
The dark halo of M87: from parsec to megaparsec scales Lindsay Oldham (Institute of Astronomy) 4 November 2015
Galactic Flows: Penetrating Inflows, Escaping Outflows, and Gas Recycling Colin DeGraf (Institute of Astronomy) 28 October 2015
Core-collapse supernovae and their progenitors Morgan Fraser (Institute of Astronomy) 28 October 2015
Climbing the cosmic ladder with stellar twins Paula Jofré (Institute of Astronomy) 21 October 2015
Intrinsic Alignments of Disk Galaxies Patricia Larsen (Institute of Astronomy) 21 October 2015
Feedback-regulated star formation and reionisation Taysun Kimm (Institute of Astronomy) 14 October 2015
The Evolution of Planetary Systems Amy Bonsor (University of Cambridge) 14 October 2015
Studying protoplanetary disc evolution in the era of ALMA Olja Panic (Institute of Astronomy) 7 October 2015
Why would you want accurate quasar redshifts? Paul C Hewett (Institute of Astronomy) 7 October 2015
A Search for Dark Matter Annihilation in Newly Discovered Dwarf Galaxies Alex Geringer-Sameth (Carnegie Mellon University) 23 September 2015
Exoplanet Imaging: Recent Results and Future Prospects Sasha Hinkley (Exeter) 23 September 2015
Reddy - Measurements of the Dust Attenuation Curve at z~1.4-2.6 from the MOSDEF Survey, and Implications for the Dust/Stars Geometry in High-Redshift Galaxies Naveen Reddy 17 September 2015
Optically thick debris from terrestrial planet formation Alan Jackson (Arizona State University) 16 September 2015
Detection of Lensing of the CMB by Dark Matter Halos Mat Madhavacheril (Stony Brook) 16 September 2015
Nearby dwarfs as a window on Coma’s "Ultra Diffuse Galaxies" Michelle Collins (Yale/Surrey) 22 July 2015
A High-Resolution View of Exoplanet Atmospheres Jayne Birkby (CfA) 22 July 2015
Mass function of the stellar remnants in the Milky Way Lukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw) 8 July 2015
The close link between baryons and dark matter in disc galaxies Federico Lelli (CWRU) 1 July 2015
Towards Understanding the Impact of the Baryon-Dark Matter Relative Velocity on the 2 and 3-Point Correlation Functions Zack Slepian (Harvard) 17 June 2015
Formation of Redback Pulsars Sarah Smedley (IoA) 10 June 2015
Formation Mechanisms of Stellar Spirals in Triaxial Dark Matter Halos Shaoran Hu (IoA) 10 June 2015
Pressure in Exoplanet Atmospheres Christina Hedges (IoA) 3 June 2015
Binary black-hole spin alignment: gas-driven and relativistic inspiral Davide Gerosa (DAMTP) 3 June 2015
Measuring the 3D structure of the Galactic Bar/Bulge using the VVV survey Iulia Simion (IoA) 27 May 2015
Searching for lensed quasars in DES and VST Fernanda Ostrovski (IoA) 27 May 2015
Two hot Jupiters with newly discovered planetary companions Marion Neveu (Cavendish) 20 May 2015