Astronomy & Astrophysics Seminars
Spring 2013

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

Refreshments at 1:30PM



Speaker Title
09 Jan *No Seminar (AAS)
16 Jan Eric Pelligrini - Toledo Beyond the Peak: The First Spatially Resolved Survey of 12CO Excitation in Local Galaxies
23 Jan Alyson Brooks - Wisc/Rutgers The Influence of Baryons in Interpreting the Cosmological Model
30 Jan Amy Reines - NRAO

Probing the Origin of Supermassive Black Hole Seeds with Nearby Dwarf Galaxies

06 Feb David Nidever - Michigan Examining Galaxy Formation and Evolution with the Milky Way and Its Satellites
13 Feb Jacob Bean - UofC Revealing the Diversity of Super-Earth Atmospheres
20 Feb Paul Sutter - UIUC/IAP/OSU Cosmic Voids: from Demography to Cosmology
27 Feb Molly Peeples - UCLA What Have Galaxies Done with their Metals?
06 Mar *No Seminar (Spring Break)
13 Mar Aaron Geller - Northwestern The Dynamical Environments of Open Star Clusters
20 Mar Arjun Dey - NOAO Lyman Alpha Emission and Galaxy Formation: An Observer's Perspective
27 Mar Kathy Rhode - Indiana CANCELLED
03 Apr Carlos Badenes - Pittsburgh

Type Ia Supernova Progenitors: Ripple in Still Water

10 Apr Sean Couch - UChicago Three-Dimensional Simulations of Core-Collapse Supernovae
17 Apr Senior Thesis - I Research Talks
24 Apr Senior Thesis - II Research Talks
01 May *No Seminar (Finals)

For information or special accommodations please email Shawna Prater at prater at