Fall 2011 Astronomy Seminars

Wednesdays at 1:30PM, Room 1400 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building

Refreshments at 1:00PM



Speaker Title
07 Sep Faculty Round Up Faculty Research Discussions I
14 Sep Faculty Round Up Faculty Research Discussions II
21 Sep Antonela Monachesi (U. MI) The Resolved Stellar Populations of M32
28 Sep John Monnier (U. MI) Imaging the Surfaces of Stars
05 Oct Jeremy Bailin (U.MI) Galaxy Formation in a Hierarchical Universe - Observations and Simulations

11 Oct


Karen Kinemuchi (NASA Ames) SPECIAL SEMINAR 3pm Astrophysics with NASA's Kepler Mission
12 Oct Mike Fall (STScI) Life Cycles of Star Clusters
19 Oct John Mather (Open Meeting) Open Discussion
26 Oct Manuel Bautista (W. MI) Broad Absorption Line Plasma Outflows from Quasars. Feedback from Accreting Supermassive Black Holes
02 Nov Tony Mroczkowski (JPL)

New High-Resolution Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Effect Imaging from the GBT+MUSTANG: Radio, Lensing, and SZ Properties of Galaxy Clusters".

09 Nov Jillian Bellovary (U.MI)

The Formation and Evolution of Massive Black Holes in Cosmological Simulations

16 Nov Omar Jamil (Ohio U.)

From Microquasars To Blazars: Studying Jets On Different Scales

30 Nov David Kaplan (UWM) Nearby, Thermally Emitting Neutron Stars
07 Dec Chris Miller (U. MI) The Past, Present, and Future of Cosmology Using Galaxy Clusters

For information or special accommodations please email Shawna Prater at prater at pa.msu.edu.