SEMINAR IN STELLAR ASTRONOMY
Astronomy 383T - Fall 2010
W 11:30 AM · RLM 15.216B · Not for credit in Fall 2010

Professor

Edward L Robinson · RLM 17.318 · TBA · (512) 471-3401 · email

M72 [NASA, ESA, Hubble, HPOW]

Schedule

Date

Speaker

Title


Aug 25

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational Meeting.


Sep 01

 

 

No talk scheduled.


Sep 08

Don Winget

University of Texas at Austin

"All things White Dwarf: a Pocket Guide to EUROWD10"


Sep 15

Michel Breger

University of Texas at Austin

"Goodbye to Polaris the Cepheid; Hello to Polaris the Cepheid"


Sep 22

Fritz Benedict

Secretary, American Astronomical Society

"Yet Another Parallax of the Hyades, and Why You Should Care"
abstract


Sep 29

 

No talk scheduled.


Oct 06

Steve Rawlings

Oxford University, UK

"The Square Kilometre Array (International SKA Project)"
abstract


Oct 13

Edward Robinson

University of Texas at Austin

"Accretion Disks in Low-Mass X-Ray Binaries at UV/Optical/IR Wavelengths"


Oct 20

Bill Cochran

University of Texas at Austin

"Latest Results from Kepler"


Oct 27

James J. Hermes

Affiliation: TBD

"WD0111+0018: The Runaway Pulsating White Dwarf"


Nov 03

Dave Pooley

University of Texas at Austin

"Close Binaries in Globular Clusters: The Keys to Dynamical Evolution"
abstract


Nov 10

Ross Falcon

University of Texas at Austin

"Creating White Dwarf Photospheres in the Laboratory"


Nov 17

Gyula Szabo

University of Szeged, Hungary

"Candidate Sources of Warm Debris in Extrasolar Systems: Exomoons, Asteroids, Exocomets"


Nov 24

 

No talk scheduled. Thanksgiving week.


Dec 01

Chris Sneden

University of Texas at Austin

"Early Galactic Nucleosynthesis: The Impact of HST/STIS Spectra of Metal-Poor Stars"