Astronomy Group Seminar Programme 2017/2018

By default, seminars take place at 13:00-15:00 (including lunch and coffee) on Tuesdays, in the Physics Seminar Room.

Dates in bold text in the list below indicate seminars which are happening outside of this usual routine, and italicised dates show Tuesdays on which seminars will not occur.

For more information, contact astrosematsoton.ac.uk

Information and directions for speakers

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Autumn term 2017

28 September 2017 - 15 December 2017

Date Speaker Title Time/Venue
12 Sep Christopher Conselice
(Nottingham)
Galaxies in pairs: Environment and merging in galaxy formation 2pm, 46/LTC
26 Sep Payaswini Saikia
(Radboud)
The optical fundamental plane of black hole activity 1:30pm, Seminar Room
3 Oct Martin Elvis
(Harvard-Smithsonian CfA)
If black holes are simple, why are quasars so complicated 1:30pm, Seminar Room
10 Oct Astronomy group Jamboree 1:30pm, Seminar Room
17 Oct Jonathan Eastwood
(ICL)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
24 Oct James Matthews
(Oxford)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
31 Oct Gregory Hunt
(ICL)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
7 Nov Andrew Kavanagh
(British Antarctic Survey)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
14 Nov William Dunn
(UCL/MSSL)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
21 Nov David Bacon
(Portsmouth)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
28 Nov Kate Maguire
(QUB)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
5 Dec Beth Biller
(Royal Observatory Edinburgh)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
12 Dec TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room

Spring term

8 January 2018 - 16 March 2018

Date Speaker Title Time/Venue
9 Jan James Aird
(Cambridge/Leicester)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
16 Jan Blake Sherwin
(Cambridge)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
23 Jan Manda Banerji
(Cambridge)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
30 Jan Isobel Hook
(Lancaster)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
6 Feb TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
13 Feb Giovanna Tinetti
(UCL)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
20 Feb Paul Jerram
(Teledyne e2v)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
27 Feb TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
6 Mar Evan Keane
(SKA)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
13 Mar TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room

Summer term

16 April 2018 - 15 June 2018

Date Speaker Title Time/Venue
17 Apr TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
24 Apr TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
1 May TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
8 May TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
15 May TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
22 May Frank Mulligan
(Maynooth)
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
29 May TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
5 Jun TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room
12 Jun TBD
TBD 1:30pm, Seminar Room

Seminar 2016-2017

Seminar 2015-2016

Seminar 2014-2015

Seminar 2013-2014

Seminar 2012-2013

Seminar 2011-2012

Seminar 2010-2011

Seminar 2009-2010

Seminar 2008-2009

Seminar 2007-2008

Seminar 2006-2007

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Seminar 2004-2005

Seminar 2003-2004

Seminar 2002-2003

Seminar 2001-2002