DAO Astronomy Colloquium


DAO Astronomy Colloquium Schedule

Large Conference Room, Victoria

Tuesdays at 11am unless otherwise indicated with (**)

Archive of previous seminar schedules (2010-)
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This week’s seminar poster:

Angie Wolfgang (Penn State)

Angie Wolfgang (Penn State)

Spring 2019

DateSpeakerTitle / Topic (Click for poster/abstract)
Tues Jan 8No seminar(AAS week)
Tues Jan 15Hope How-Huan Chen (UT Austin)Coherent Structures and Star Formation: An Updated Story of Islands of Calmness in a Sea of Turbulence
Tues Jan 22Renee Hlozek (Toronto)The Photometric LSST Astronomical Time Series Classification Challenge
Tues Jan 29Andrew Cumming (McGill)Formation and evolution of gas giant planets and exoplanets
Tues Feb 5Robyn Sanderson (UPenn)Insights into dark matter from the stellar halos of galaxies
Tues Feb 12Seminar cancelled due to weather.
Tues Feb 19Seminar cancelled.
**Thurs Feb 21**Rory Barnes (U. Washington)After the Habitable Zone
Tues Feb 26Laura Fissel (NRAO)Studying star formation from the stratosphere
Tues Mar 5Sam Lawler (NRC/DAO)Discoveries and Observation Biases in the Outer Solar System: Don’t Count Your Planets Before They Hatch
Tues Mar 12Angie Wolfgang (Penn State)What’s Next for Super-Earths? Population Demographics To Probabilistic Planetary Physics
Tues Mar 19John Tobin (NRAO)
**Wed Mar 20**Yuan-Sen Ting (Princeton)Milky Way, machine learning, big data
Tues Mar 26Will Percival (Waterloo)Making cosmological measurements with standard rulers and standard shapes
Tues Apr 2Ruobing Dong (UVic)
Tues Apr 9Wes Fraser (NRC)
Tues Apr 16No seminar
Tues Apr 23Abedin Abedin (NRC)
Tues Apr 30TBD

Summer 2019

In the summer, there are no regular colloquia talks scheduled, however, we do schedule special talks on demand, as our collaborators and colleagues visit. See below for a list of talks currently planned for this summer.

Mon May 6, 11am: Rosemary Pike (ASIAA)

Tues May 7, 11am: Mike Alexanderson (ASIAA)

Tues May 21, 11am: SOFIA