Center for the Study of Cosmic Evolustion

Spring 2011 Seminars

Wednesdays at 1:40PM, Room 1400 Biomedical and Physical Sciences Building

Refreshments at 1:30PM



Speaker Title
12 Jan No Seminar - AAS No Seminar -( AAS )
19 Jan Katharine Hunt - MSU White Dwarfs
26 Jan Colin Wallace - CU/ Boulder

Overcoming Common Conceptual and Reasoning Difficulties in Cosmology: A Lecture-Tutorial Approach

02 Feb Andrew Steiner - MSU Using Neutron Stars to Learn About Superfluidity in Dense Matter. 
09 Feb Joerg Dietrich - U of M Weak Gravitational Lensing by Galaxcy Clusters and the Large Scale Structure
16 Feb Tony Wong - UIUC The Molecular Cloud Population of the Large Magellanic Cloud
23 Feb Nick Cowan Balancing the Budget: Albedo and Heat Recirculation on Hot Jupiters
02 Mar Jason Nordhaus - Princeton Recent Breakthroughs in Core-Collapse Supernova Theory
09 Mar Spring Break - no seminar
16 Mar Hendrik Schatz - MSU NSCL Nuclear Astrophysics in the FRIB era
23 Mar Nicolas Lehner-Notre Dame

Gas Flows in the Halos of the Milky Way and Low Redshift Galaxies

30 Mar John Wise - Princeton From the First SXtars to Galaxy
06 Apr Frank Krennrich - Iowa State

GeV -  TeV Messengers;  A New View Of Our Universe

13 Apr Yancy Shirly - U of AZ The Bolocam Galactic Plane Survey - A Deep Census of Embedded Star Formation in the Milky Way
20 Apr Student Presentations - I
27 Apr Student Presentations - II

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