Seminar Series

Due to COVID-19 all events are currently cancelled

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Seminar

Nov 19, 2020

Brian Williams --TBD

--Canceled-- Brian Williams (NASA Goddard Space Flight Center)

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Seminar

Aug 20, 2020

Ashish Mahabal --TBD

-- CANCELED -- Ashish Mahabal (CalTech)

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Seminar

Jun 18, 2020

Przemek Mróz --TBD

-- CANCELED -- Przemek Mróz (Caltech)

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Seminar

May 21, 2020

Paul Geissler --TBD

-- CANCELED -- Paul Geissler (USGS)

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Seminar

Apr 30, 2020

Thacher School -- TBD

-- CANCELED -- Thacher School (Thacher School)

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Seminar

Mar 19, 2020

Stellar Forensics with the Most Powerful Explosions in the Universe

-- Canceled -- Maryam Modjaz (New York University)

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Seminar

Mar 12, 2020

Dynamics of Local Group Satellite Galaxies in the Era of Precision Astrometry

Ekta Patel (UC Berkeley)

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Seminar

Feb 27, 2020

Constraining Supernova Explosions with Kepler's High-Cadence Lightcurves

Armin Rest (Space Telescope Science Institute)

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Seminar

Jan 30, 2020

Data, Astrophysics, and Advanced Computing: Research Computing at TACC for the Next Decade

Niall Gaffney (Texas Advanced Computing Center: UT, Austin)

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Seminar

Dec 20, 2019

India's Involvement in Mega Projects in Astronomy

Ranjan Gupta (IUCAA)

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Seminar

Nov 21, 2019

LSST: A Digital Color Movie of the Universe

Željko Ivezić (University of Washington / LSST)

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Seminar

Oct 24, 2019

The Mega Trends That Are Transforming Space

Randy Villahermosa (The Aerospace Corporation)

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Seminar

Oct 10, 2019

Completing the picture of the black hole population in the Milky Way with microlensing.

Łukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw University)

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Seminar

Sep 19, 2019

The Role of Speckle Imaging in Exoplanet Characterization

Nic Scott (NASA / Ames)

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Seminar

Jun 27, 2019

The dark and icy surfaces of the large moons of Uranus: Modified by system-wide processes?

Richard Cartwright (NASA Ames / SETI Institute)

Sedgwick

Seminar

Jun 4, 2019

Determining the NIR Microlensing Event Rate at |b| < 2 with the United Kingdom Infrared Survey Telescope

Savannah Jacklin (CALTECH - Vanderbilt University)

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Seminar

May 16, 2019

The Renovated Thacher Observatory and Early Science Results

Thacher School (Thacher School)

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Seminar

Apr 12, 2019

Black Holes, Big and Small - A Laser-Guided Adaptive Optics View

Jessica Lu (University of California Berkeley)

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Seminar

Mar 21, 2019

Pinging space rocks – a radar story of asteroids and comets

Marina Brozovic (NASA / JPL)

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Seminar

Mar 1, 2019

NASA’s Mars 2020 Rover Mission: The First Step in Robotic Sample Return from the Red Planet

Jim Bell (Arizona State University)

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Seminar

Feb 28, 2019

Science with Orbital Phase Curves in the Space Age

Avi Shporer (MIT Kavli Institute)

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Seminar

Feb 11, 2019

Syzygies: Solar and Lunar Eclipses, Occultations, and Transits of Mercury and Venus

Jay Pasachoff (Williams College)

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Seminar

Feb 7, 2019

Constraining Planet Formation and Migration with Exoplanet Statistics

Marshall Johnson (The Ohio State University)

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Seminar

Jan 15, 2019

Measuring the Speed of a Gamma-ray Burst Jet

Tanmoy Laskar (University of Bath)

Siding Spring

Seminar

Nov 1, 2018

WFIRST: A Multipurpose Tool for Studying the Universe

David Spergel (Princeton University)