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Alpha Centauri

Astronomy 383T - Fall 2015

Seminar in Stellar Astronomy

W 12:00 · RLM 15.216B · Not for credit in Fall 2015

Professor

Edward L Robinson

RLM 17.318 · (512) 471-3401 · email

Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title

 

Aug 26

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational meeting.

 

Sept 2

Chris Sneden

University of Texas at Austin

"Detailed Iron-Group Abundances in a Metal-Poor Star: Implications for Early Galactic Nucleosynthesis"

 

Sept 9

Speaker: TBD

Affiliation: TBD

Title: TBA

 

Sept 16

Speaker: TBD

Affiliation: TBD

Title: TBA

 

Sept 23

Ivan Ramirez

University of Texas at Austin

"Galactic Chemical Evolution with Stellar Twins"

 

Sept 30

Mike Endl

University of Texas at Austin

"When the Star is the Real Star of the Show: Characterization of Kepler 452, a G2 Star with an Earth-Sized Planet in the Habitable Zone"

 

Oct 7

Michel Breger

University of Texas at Austin

"Period Changes: Stellar Evolution or Stellar Cycles?"

 

Oct 14

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

"Bayesian Statistics in Short Declarative Sentences, Part 1"

 

Oct 21

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

"Bayesian Statistics in Short Declarative Sentences, Part 2"

 

Oct 28

Speaker: TBD

Affiliation: TBD

Title: TBA

 

Nov 4

Thomas Gomez

University of Texas at Austin

"Title: TBA"

 

Nov 11

Phillip MacQueen

University of Texas at Austin

"The New HET High-Resolution Spectrograph"

 

Nov 18

Andrew Riddle

University of Texas at Austin

"Title: TBA"

 

Nov 25

No seminar scheduled, to avoid conflict with Thanksgiving Holidays.

 

Dec 2

Speaker: TBD

Affiliation: TBD

Title: TBA