messier 77

Messier 77 [NASA, ESA, André van der Hoeven]

Astronomy 386S - Spring 2014

Seminar in Extragalactic Astronomy

Th 3:30 · RLM 15.216B · Not for credit Spring 2014


Shardha Jogee

RLM 15.214 · (512) 471-3302 · email






Jan 16

Shardha Jogee

University of Texas at Austin

Organizational meeting.


Jan 23

Akila Jeeson-Daniel

University of Melbourne

(host: Emily McLinden) "Modeling the Lyman Alpha Emitter - Intergalactic Medium Connection at Different Redshifts"



Jan 30

No talk scheduled.


Feb 6

Jacob Walcher

Astrophysical Institute Potsdam (AIP)

(host: Niv Drory) ""Baryonic Physics in Galaxy Evolution as seen by the CALIFA Survey""



Feb 13

Eva Noyola

University of Texas at Austin

"Globular Cluster Kinematics: the Dark Side"


Feb 20

No talk scheduled.


Feb 26

Sadegh Khochfar

University of Edinburgh

The Exgal Seminar this week will be held on Wednesday, 26 February, at 3:00 PM in the Cosmos Seminar slot. (host: Shardha Jogee) "Quo Vadis Galaxy Formation"



Mar 6

Brendan Bowler

California Institute of Technology

(Cosmos Semiar Talk): "The Outer Architecture of Planetary Systems"



Mar 13

Spring Break: March 10-14. No talk scheduled.


Mar 20

Ryan Quadri

Carnegie Observatories / Texas A&M University

(host: Shardha Jogee) "The Buildup of the Red Sequence with Cosmic Time"


Mar 27

John Kormendy

University of Texas at Austin

(jointly with the Cosmos Seminar) "Effective Writing"


Apr 3

Steven Finkelstein

University of Texas at Austin

"Beacons in the Dark: Hunting Bright Galaxies in the First Billion Years"


Apr 10

Nora Lutzgendorf

European Space Agency (ESA)

(host: Karl Gebhardt) "Intermediate-mass Black Holes in Globular Clusters"


Apr 17

Beverley Wills

University of Texas at Austin

"Blazar Jet Direction, Polarization & Accretion Mode"


Apr 24

Mark Dickinson

National Optical Astronomy Observatory (NOAO)

(Tinsley Visiting Professor) (host: Shardha Jogee) "Adventures Along the 'Main Sequence' of Extragalactic Star Formation"



May 1

Nicola Mehrtens

Texas A&M University

(host: Shardha Jogee) "The XMM Cluster Survey (XCS): Results from the First Data Release"