hind's variable nebula

T Tauri and Hind's Variable Nebula [Don Goldman]

Astronomy 383T - Fall 2014

Seminar in Stellar Astronomy

W 12:00 · RLM 15.216B · Not for credit in Fall 2014

Professor

Edward L Robinson

RLM 17.318 · (512) 471-3401 · email

Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title

 

Aug 27

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational meeting.

 

Sep 3

Paul Beck

Service d'Astrophysique, IRFU/DSM/CEA Saclay, France

(host: Michel Breger) "Asteroseismology of Red-Giant Stars: Mixed Modes, Differential Rotation, and Eccentric Binaries"

abstract

 

Sep 10

Monika Adamow

University of Texas at Austin

"Lithium Abundance in Red Giants Observed within the PTPS Project"

 

Sep 17

G. Fritz Benedict

University of Texas at Austin

"An Astrometric Potpourri: Luminosity Classes for Kepler Host Stars and M Dwarf Stars"

 

Sep 24

Name: TBD

Affiliation: TBA.

Title: TBA.

 

Oct 1

Mike Montgomery

University of Texas at Austin

Title: TBA. (topic: White Dwarf Pulsations)

 

Oct 8

Cynthia Froning

University of Texas at Austin

"MUSCLES: The UV Radiation Environment of M-Star Exoplanet Systems"

 

Oct 15

Christopher Sneden

University of Texas at Austin

Title: TBA. (topic: C Abundances Using IGRINS.)

 

Oct 22

Rob Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

"The Black Hole in the Low-Mass X-Ray Binary V1408 Aquilae"

 

Oct 29

Harriet Dinerstein

University of Texas at Austin

Title: TBA. (topic: Neutron-capture Nucleosynthesis in Highly Evolved Stars)

 

Nov 5

J. Craig Wheeler

University of Texas at Austin

"Magneto-Rotational Instability in Massive Stars"

 

Nov 12

Ivan Ramirez

University of Texas at Austin

Title: TBA. (topic: Solar Siblings)

 

Nov 19

Name: TBD

Affiliation: TBA.

Title: TBA.

 

Nov 26

No talk scheduled, to avoid travel conflicts with Thanksgiving holiday.

 

Dec 3

C. Megan Urry

Yale University, and DeVaucouleurs Medalist

Title: TBA.