Astronomy 381S - Spring 2016

Seminar in Theoretical Astrophysics

M 3:30 · RLM 15.316B · Not for credit in Spring 2016


J. Craig Wheeler · RLM 17.230 · (512) 471-6407 · email

Schedule

Jan 18
No talk scheduled: Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday: University Closed

Jan 25 J. Craig Wheeler
University of Texas at Austin
Organizational Meeting

Feb 1 J. Craig Wheeler
University of Texas at Austin
"The Brightest Supernova Ever"
  Coral Wheeler
University of California, Irvine
"Sweating the Small Stuff: Simulating Dwarf Galaxies, Ultra-faint Dwarf Galaxies, and their own Tiny Satellites"

Feb 8 Milos Milosavljevic
University of Texas at Austin
"Can we Reverse-Engineer Nucleosynthesis?"
  Aaron Smith
University of Texas at Austin
"Probing the Primordial Universe with the Lyman Alpha Emitter CR7"

Feb 15 Speaker 1: Benny Tsang
University of Texas at Austin
"Radiation Hydrodynamics of Super Star Cluster Formation"
  Speaker 2: TBD
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Feb 22 Alexander Tchekhovskoy
University of California, Berkeley
"New Frontiers in Simulating Black Hole Accretion and Jets"

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Feb 29 Brandon Bozek
UT Austin
"Dark Matter Models in the Local and High-z Universe"
  Manos Chatzopoulos
University of Chicago
"Emission from Pair Instability Supernovae with Rotation"

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Mar 7 Speaker: TBD
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Mar 14
No talk scheduled: Spring Break.

Mar 21 Speaker: TBD
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Mar 28 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 4 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 11 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 18 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 25 Speaker: TBD
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May 2 Speaker: TBD
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