Southampton Astronomy

Compact Objects and Time Domain Astronomy

Astronomy Group Seminar Programme

(Tuesday Lunchtime Seminars)

By default, seminars take place at 13:00-14:30 (including lunch and coffee) on Tuesdays, in the Seminar Room (46/5081). Yellow flags in the list below indicate seminars which are happening outside of this usual routine, and red flags show Tuesdays on which seminars will not occur. For more information, contact astrosem@soton.ac.uk.


Next seminar:


Full seminar list below:

Autumn Term 2021

Tue 09 Nov 2021 - Laura Kreidberg (Max Planck Institute for Astronomy)
Planets are Places: Characterization of Other Worlds in the 2020s
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 23 Nov 2021 - Mara Salvato (Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics (MPE))
Active Galactic Nuclei and the 7 X-ray eyes of  eROSITA
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 30 Nov 2021 - Johanna Hartke (ESO)
A multi-tracer view on the assembly of galaxy halos and intra-group light in nearby groups and clusters
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 07 Dec 2021 - No seminar
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Spring Term 2022

Tue 25 Jan 2022 - Rebecca Chen (Duke University)
Measuring cosmological parameters with Type Ia supernovae in redMaGiC galaxies
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Thu 27 Jan 2022 - Natalie Webb (IRAP)
The transient sky and understanding the growth of supermassive black holes
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 15 Feb 2022 - Simone Scaringi (Durham)
The many faces of accreting white dwarfs as revealed by Kepler and TESS
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 01 Mar 2022 - Charlotte Angus (DARK Copenhagen)
Exploring exotic transients in modern surveys
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 15 Mar 2022 - Darshan Kakkad (STScI)
AGN feedback: Impact on molecular gas and star formation at Cosmic noon
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 22 Mar 2022 - James Matthews (IoA Cambridge)
Through the Amber Spyglass Beyond the standard model with X-ray observations of AGN
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Summer Term 2022

Tue 17 May 2022 - Matthew Temple (Universidad Diego Portales Chile)
Supermassive Black Hole Demographics from Large Surveys of Quasars
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 31 May 2022 - Harvard/YoRIS Talks (Southampton)
TBC
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 14 Jun 2022 - Caroline Bertemes (Heidelberg)
The decline of star formation: Exploring molecular gas, outflows and the early history of star formation
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 21 Jun 2022 - Carolina Andonie (Durham)
A panchromatic view of IR quasars: excess star-formation and radio emission in the most heavily-obscured systems
Note: Hybrid in B46 LTC
Mon 27 Jun 2022 - Sabine Bellstedt (ICRAR - University of Western Australia)
TBC
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams
Tue 28 Jun 2022 - Maxime Deckers (Trinity College Dublin)
TBC
Note: Hybrid in-person/Teams

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