Astronomy & Astrophysics Seminars - Fall 2000

MSU Astronomy & Astrophysics Seminars are held on Thursdays at 2:30 pm in Room 224 Physics-Astronomy Building on the MSU Campus. Seminar chair for Fall 2000 is Horace Smith, (email

Special accommodations may be requested by calling 353-4540 or 353-5180

7 September 2000

14 September 2000
Speaker:   Don Terndrup, Ohio State University

21 September 2000
Speaker:   Constatine Deliyannis, Indiana University

28 September 2000

5 October 2000
Speaker:   Peter Martin, Univ. of Toronto
Title:  The HII Region KR 140: Spontaneous Formation of High Mass Stars

12 October 2000
Speaker:   Gerry Williger, NASA, Goddard Science Institute
Title:       STIS Observations of HeII Gunn-Peterson Absorption Toward QSO 0302--003

19 October 2000
Speaker:   Shantanu Basu, University of Western Ontario
Title: Shells, Bubbles, Worms, and Chimneys: Highlights from the Canadian Galactic Plane Survey       

26 October 2000
Speaker:   Brian Fields, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Title:       Testing Cosmology With Big Bang Nucleosynthesis

2 November 2000
Speaker:   Open

9 November 2000
Speaker:   Robert O'Dell, Vanderbilt University
Title:       Star Formation and High Velocity Outflows in the Orion Nebula Cluster

16 November 2000
Speaker:   Ed Loh, MSU
Title:       SOAR, Supernovae, and the Cosmological Constant

23 November 2000 Thanksgiving Holiday
 No Seminar

30 November 2000

7 December 2000
Speaker:   Scott Horner, Lockheed Martin
Title:       The FAME Project

Last Updated 8/28/00 at 2:10 pm

For more information, please contact Lorie Neuman at or Horace Smith at