perseus cluster

Perseus Cluster of Galaxies [Bob Franke]

Astronomy 386S - Fall 2014

Seminar in Extragalactic Astronomy

Th 3:30 · RLM 15.216B · 48665


Shardha Jogee

RLM 15.214 · (512) 471-3302 · email






Aug 28

Shardha Jogee

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational meeting.


Sep 4

No talk scheduled.


Sep 11

Sarah Tuttle

University of Texas at Austin

"Star Formation in Surprising Places: Investigating Blue Bulge/Red Disk Galaxies"


Sep 18

No talk scheduled.


Sep 25

Dr. Niall I. Gaffney & Dr. Weijia Xu

University of Texas at Austin: Texas Advanced Computing Center (TACC)

"Supporting Data Research at TACC"


Oct 2

Chao-Ling Hung

University of Hawaii, and Harvard/SAO

(host: Steve Finkelstein) "Origin and Evolution of High-Redshift Infrared-Luminous Galaxies"



Oct 9

Jeff Silverman

University of Texas at Austin

"High-Velocity Features in the Spectra of Type-Ia Supernovae"


Oct 16

No talk scheduled.


Oct 23

Brett W. Salmon

Texas A&M University

"Star-Forming Galaxies in the z>4 Universe"


Oct 24
2 PM

Mimi Song

University of Texas at Austin

(note: special rescheduled day and time) "Early Galaxies at Cosmic Dawn and Cosmic Noon"


Oct 30

Elena D'Onghia

University of Wisconsin-Madison

(host: Shardha Jogee) "Phase Wrapping in the Galactic Disk and Formation of the Thick Disk"



Nov 6

Daniel Perley

California Institute of Technology (Caltech)

(host: Jeff Silverman) "13 Billion Years of Cosmic History as Seen by Gamma-Ray Bursts"



Nov 13

No talk scheduled.


Nov 20

Brandon Bozek

University of Maryland

(host: Shardha Jogee) "Constraints on Axion Dark Matter"



Nov 27

Thanksgiving Day Holiday: Staff Holiday. No classes scheduled.


Dec 4
NHB 1.720
4 PM

C. Megan Urry

Yale University, and DeVaucouleurs Medalist

UT College of Natural Sciences 'Women in Science' Lecture: "Why so Few? The Dearth of Women in Science"