black hole binary
SEMINAR IN THEORETICAL ASTROPHYSICS
Astronomy 381S - Fall 2008
M 3:30 · RLM 15.216B · Unique No. 49625

Professor

Milos Milosavljevic · RLM 17.214 · M 2-3, or by appt · (512) 471-3397 · email


Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title


Sep 08

Milos Milosavljevic

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational Meeting


Sep 15

No talk scheduled.


Sep 22

Yi Mao

University of Texas at Austin

"Constraining Cosmological and Inflationary Parameters with 21cm Tomography"
abstract


Sep 29

David Dearborn

Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

"Compulsory Mixing of 3He and CNO Isotopes in the Envelopes of low-mass Red Giants"
abstract


Oct 06

Christopher McKee

University of California, Berkeley

"The First Stars"
abstract


Oct 13

Chalence Safranek-Shrader

University of Texas at Austin

Journal Club: "Refining Simulations of Metal Cooling in the Early Universe" Smith et al. 2008, Maio et al. 2007 http://arxiv.org/abs/0704.212 http://arxiv.org/abs/0706.0754


Oct 13

Chris Lindner

University of Texas at Austin

"A GRMHD Study of Jets from Tilted Black-Hole Accretion Disks"


Oct 20

Manos Chatzopoulos

University of Texas at Austin

"Modeling the Supernovae lightcurves. The case of SCP06F6"


Oct 27

R. Michael Rich

University of California, Los Angeles

Special Seminar: "The M31 Halo: New Perspectives"
abstract


Nov 03

Sean Couch

University of Texas at Austin

"Growth of Seed Black Holes"


Nov 03

Daniel Kagan

University of Texas at Austin

Journal Club: "Particle Acceleration in Relativistic Collisionless Shocks: Fermi Process at Last?" by Anatoly Spitkovsky http://arxiv.org/abs/0802321


Nov 10

Donghui Jeong

University of Texas at Austin

"The Redshift Space Galaxy Power Spectrum from 3PT and the Fisher Matrix Analysis on dA(z) and H(z) for High-z Galaxy Surveys"


Nov 10

Jarrett Johnson

University of Texas at Austin

"The First Galaxies: The Initial Starburst"


Nov 17

Masatoshi Shoji

University of Texas at Austin

"The analytic solution of the 3rd order perturbation theory including non-linear baryonic pressure"


Nov 17

Jun Koda

University of Texas at Austin

"Relaxation model & fluid model of self-interacting dark matter"


Nov 24

Rongfeng Shen

University of Texas at Austin

"Can the dust scattering model explain the shallow X-ray decay in GRB afterglows?"


Nov 24

Rodolfo Barniol-Duran

University of Texas at Austin

"What can we learn from the Fermi telescope about the prompt GRB emission?"


Dec 01

Meghann Agarwal

University of Texas at Austin

Journal Club: "Gas shepherding by an infalling satellite" by Chang, P. 2008, ApJ, 684, 236


Dec 01

Yuki Watanabe

University of Texas at Austin

"On the origin of non-Gaussianity outside the horizon from preheating after inflation"

































Binary Black Hole in 3C 75 (NASA/NRAO)