Michigan State University

Center for the Study of Cosmic Evolution
Seminar Schedule Spring 2006

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





11 Jan



18 Jan

Tereasa Brainerd, Boston University

Satellite Galaxies and Cold Dark Matter Halos--Abstract

25 Jan

Ed Loh, MSU

Laboratory Tests of the Spartan IR Camera--Abstract

1 Feb

Nick Gnedin, Fermi Lab


8 Feb

Regner Trampedach, Australian National University

And We Thought We knew What the Sun Was Made of--Abstract

15 Feb

Dale Fixsen, NASA Goddard

Measuring Structure Formation in the Spectrum of Cosmic Background Radiation with ARCADE--Abstract

22 Feb

Yan Fernandez, University of Central Florida

Deep Impact Makes a Deep Impact on Planetary Science--Abstract

1 Mar

Bart de Pontieu, Lockheed Martin Solar and Astrophysics Laboratory

Modelling and Observations of Chromospheric Spicules--Abstract

Spring Break

Mar 6-10

No Seminar


15 Mar

Jeff Peterson, Carnegie Mellon University

Searching for Enlightenment--Abstract

22 Mar

Ron Probst, National Optical Astronomy Observatory, Tucson

Widefield Infrared Imaging: Technology and Science--Abstract

29 Mar


Jack Baldwin, Michigan State


5 Apr

Sally Oey, University of Michigan

Massive Stars as a Population and Resulting Feedback Effects--Abstract

12 Apr

James Tiedje, Center for Microbial Ecology, MSU

Journeys into Cryoadaptation; an “Astro” Window in Astrobiology

19 Apr

Stephan Meyer, University of Chicago

Wilkinson Microwave Anisotropy Probe (WMAP): New Results--Abstract

26 Apr

P-A Seniors

Senior Theses

Last update:
Friday 2006-04-14 15:33:09 EDTFor information or special accommodations please email Shawna Prater at prater@pa.msu.edu.

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