Astronomy 383L - Spring 2017

Cosmos Seminar

W 3:30 · RLM 15.316B · Not for credit Spring 2017


The Cosmos seminar is used for scientific seminars, interdisciplinary talks, seminars on innovative teaching techniques, and discussions of research initiatives and strategic priorities. Please contact the Department Chair, Professor Shardha Jogee, to schedule a seminar by sending email to the chair-at-astro account: chair@astro

Schedule

Jan. 18 Shardha Jogee
The University of Texas at Austin
Organizational Meeting

Jan 25 John Kormendy
The University of Texas at Austin
Dissecting the Milky Way: Report on the 2016 IAP Paris Conference on "The Milky Way and Its Environment: Gaining Insights into the Drivers of Galaxy Formation and Evolution" (Part 1: Global structure parameters, Milky Way analogs, stellar populations and abundances I)

Feb 1 Speaker: TBD
Affiliation
Title: TBA

Feb 8 Theory Frontiers Meeting @ Avaya Auditorium
 

Feb 15 John Kormendy
The University of Texas at Austin
Dissecting the Milky Way: Report on the 2016 IAP Paris Conference on "The Milky Way and Its Environment: Gaining Insights into the Drivers of Galaxy Formation and Evolution" (Part 2: Stellar populations and abundances II, hot gas, Milky Way evolution)

Feb 22 Speaker: TBD
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Mar 1 Joel Green
STScI
Title: TBA

Mar 8 Speaker: TBD
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Mar 15 Spring Break
 

Mar 22 Speaker: TBD
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Mar 29 Keary Kinch
Director of Development, McDonald Observatory
The Last Taboo: Talking about money and philanthropy

Apr 5 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 12 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 19 Speaker: TBD
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Apr 26 Speaker: TBD
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May 3 Speaker: TBD
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