Michigan State University

Center for the Study of Cosmic Evolution
Seminar Schedule Spring 2005

Wednesdays at 1:30 pm, Room 1400 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building
Refreshments at 1:20 pm





19 Jan

James Truran (Univ. Chicago)

Nucleosynthesis Imposed Constraints on Early Stellar Populations

26 Jan

J. S. Gallagher (Univ. Wisconsin–Madison)

Astrophysics of Galaxies in the Starburst State

02 Feb

Anatoly Spitkovsky (KIPAC/Stanford Univ.)

Dynamics of Nuclear Burning During Type I X-ray Bursts: Effects of Rotation and Magnetic Fields

09 Feb

Brian McNamara (Ohio Univ.)

Cavities and Large Scale Shocks in Galaxy Clusters

16 Feb

Herman Marshall (MIT)  

X-ray Observations of Jets from Stellar to Supermassive Black Holes  

23 Feb

Maren Hempel (MSU)  

Early-Type Galaxies and Their Sometimes Not-So-Old Globular Clusters  

03 Mar

Frank Timmes (T-6,LANL)

On Variations in the Peak Luminosity of Type Ia Supernovae  

09 Mar

Spring Break

16 Mar

Ted Baltz (KIPAC/SLAC/Stanford)

Understanding Dark Matter: from Accelerators to Galaxies

23 Mar

Steve Boggs (Univ. California–Berkeley)
Joint Astronomy/NSCL seminar

Probing the Origin of the Elements: the Advanced Compton Telescope

30 Mar

Ray Jayawardhana (Univ. Toronto)  

Exploring Young Brown Dwarfs  

7 Apr

Adam Riess (STScI)

13 Apr

John Cowan (Univ. Oklahoma)
Joint NSCL/astronomy seminar
4:10 NSCL Seminar Rm


20 Apr

Eileen Friel (NSF)

The Evolution of the Galactic Disk: Clues From Its Star Clusters  

27 Apr

Astronomy Senior Projects


Last update: Monday 2005-03-21 18:26:50 EST
For information or special accommodations please email Shawna Prater at prater@pa.msu.edu.