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Galactic archaeology in the Milky Way and beyond

UserSarah Martell (University of New South Wales).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 January 2020, 13:45-14:15

ELT/HIRES - an high-resolution spectrograph for the ELT

UserMartin Haehnelt.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 January 2020, 13:15-13:45

Starfruit: growing a musical universe

UserTim Watts.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 January 2020, 13:15-14:15

Postdoc Jamboree

UserCambridge Astro Postdocs.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 December 2019, 13:15-14:15

Combining CMB and weak lensing: Cosmology with ACT and KiDS

UserNaomi Robertson.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 December 2019, 13:45-14:15

Recent developments in neutrino cosmology

UserSunny Vagnozzi.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 November 2019, 13:15-13:45

Exploring the metal-poor inner Galaxy with the Pristine survey

UserAnke Arentsen (AIP).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 November 2019, 13:15-13:45

Tracing the origin of magnetic fields in galaxies

UserSergio Martin.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 October 2019, 13:45-14:15

Fingerprints of giant planets hidden among the solar twins

UserRichard Booth.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 October 2019, 13:45-14:15

Rocky Exoplanets, Geology and White Dwarfs

UserAmy Bonsor.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 October 2019, 13:45-14:15

What transients can teach us about common envelope evolution?

UserNadejda Blagorodnova.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 October 2019, 13:15-13:45

Kinematics features of the Milky Way globular clusters

UserAndres Piatti (Universidad Nacional de Cordoba, Argentine).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 September 2019, 13:45-14:15

Detection of the warm-hot baryons in the Universe

UserYin-Zhe Ma ((University of KwaZulu-Natal).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 September 2019, 13:15-13:45

Ultra-luminous X-ray pulsars and super-Eddington accretion

UserFelix Fürst, ESAC.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 July 2019, 13:45-14:15

Lessons from Apollo 50 Years Later

UserJohn Lattanzio (Monash University).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2019, 13:15-13:45

Powerful Sound Waves from AGN Jets

UserChristopher Bambic.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 June 2019, 13:15-13:45

Getting rid of hydrogen in evolved massive stars

UserAvishai Gilkis.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 13:45-14:15

Final CMB lensing results from Planck

UserAnthony Challinor.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 May 2019, 13:15-13:45

Gaia wide binaries challenging a Newtonian prediction

UserXavier Hernández (IA, UNAM).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2019, 13:45-14:15

Modelling the mass-SFR relation at high redshift

UserEmma Curtis Lake (KICC).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 13:45-14:15

Astrophotonics: The Next Wave in Astronomical Instrumentation

UserSylvain Veilleux (University of Maryland).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2019, 13:15-13:45

Models of Diffuse Ionised Gas in star-forming galaxies

UserBert Vandenbroucke (University of St Andrews).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 13:45-14:15

The Impact of Photo-ionization Feedback on Massive Star Formation

UserNina Sartorio (University of St Andrews).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2019, 13:15-13:45

30 years of Relativistic Reflection

UserAndy Fabian.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2019, 13:45-14:15

Lyman Continuum Photons from z = 3 Galaxies

UserMax Pettini.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2019, 13:15-13:45

Massively multiplexed spectroscopy for the coming decades: the science and status of the Maunakea Spectroscopic Explorer

UserAlan McConnachie (Dominion Astrophysical Observatory, Canada).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 April 2019, 13:15-13:45

Photometric Distances Near and Far in the Age of Gaia

UserJosh Speagle (Harvard).

HouseLarge Martin Ryle Seminar Room, KICC.

ClockWednesday 03 April 2019, 13:15-13:45

Milky Way bar kinematics with VVV and Gaia

UserJason Sanders.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 13:15-13:45

AGN-driven outflows in simulated dwarf galaxies

UserSophie Koudmani.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 13:45-14:15

Why do galaxies stop forming stars?

UserAsa Bluck.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2019, 13:15-13:45

Sausage-Mania — more Mouth-watering Recipes

UserWyn Evans.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 13:45-14:15

The Gaia Sausage - our Galaxy’s last major merger

UserVasily Belokurov.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 13:15-13:45

Cosmic Harmonies: Travels in Musical Time and Space

UserTim Watts.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:45-14:15

Celebrating Women in Astronomy and E&D update at the IoA

UserClare Worley, Richard McMahon, Ian Parry.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 13:15-13:45

The race to find the first stars

UserDavid Aguado.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2019, 13:45-14:15

Black hole masses for tidal disruption events

UserThomas Wevers.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2019, 13:15-13:45

How to Read a Light Curve

UserEmily Sandford.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 January 2019, 13:15-13:45

Comoving stars in the Gaia era

UserSemyeong Oh.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 13:45-14:15

Exoplanets in High Resolution

UserGeorge Hawker.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 13:15-13:45

Mirror instability and particle transport in galaxy clusters

UserSergey Komarov.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 13:15-13:45

Mapping the Transient Sky with Gaia

UserSimon Hodgkin.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2018, 13:45-14:15

Ionised Gas Kinematics in Dust-Obscured Quasars at z>2

UserMatthew Temple.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2018, 13:15-13:45

Formation & Evolution of Close-in Exoplanets

UserHilke Schlichting.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 13:15-14:15

Journey to CyberSecurity World

UserEduardo Gonzalez-Solares.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 13:45-14:15

Detecting relativistic effects in galaxies and cluster

UserHongsheng Zhao.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 13:15-13:45

Radio Sky: Near and Far

UserAnastasia Fialkov.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2018, 13:15-13:45

Clumpy Line Driven Winds

UserSergei Dyda.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2018, 13:15-13:45

Understanding wind-mode feedback in the X-ray brightest AGN

UserAnna Ogorzalek (Stanford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 September 2018, 13:15-13:45

Finding the water trail of the star and planet formation

UserDaniel Harsono (Leiden).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 August 2018, 13:15-13:45

What Obscures AGN: Insights from Broadband X-ray Spectroscopy

UserMislav Balokovic (Harvard CfA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2018, 13:15-13:45

How to publish a paper in Nature

UserLeslie Sage.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2018, 13:15-13:45

Mapping the Extreme Environments Around Black Holes

UserDan Wilkins (Stanford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 June 2018, 13:45-14:15

Reverberation and Ultrafast Outflows in Tidal Disruption Events

UserErin Kara (Maryland).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 June 2018, 13:15-13:45

CMB delensing: sharpening our view of the infant Universe

UserAnthony Challinor.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 June 2018, 13:45-14:15

Binary Bondi-Hoyle-Lyttleton accretion

UserTom Comerford.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 June 2018, 13:15-13:45

Axions and their astronomical imprints

UserDavid Marsh.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 June 2018, 13:15-13:45

Clustering of Lya-emitters at 3<z<6 in MUSE-Wide

UserCatrina Diener.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 May 2018, 13:15-13:45

O/H-N/O: the curious case of NGC 4670

UserNimisha Kumari.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2018, 13:45-14:15

On velocity dispersions of massive compact galaxies

UserLuis Peralta de Arriba.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2018, 13:15-13:45

Hypervelocity discoveries with Gaia DR2

UserDouglas Boubert.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 May 2018, 13:45-14:15

NGC 300 ULX1: The Fourth Musketeer

UserDom Walton.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 May 2018, 13:15-13:45

Cosmology from galaxy clusters and CMB lensing

UserInigo Zubeldia Lafuente.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 May 2018, 13:45-14:15

Understanding Analyses of Related Data Sets

UserSteven Gratton.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 May 2018, 13:15-13:45

A better way to observe high-redshift gas

UserMatt Bothwell.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 May 2018, 13:45-14:15

Overview of Gaia Data Release 2: contents, properties, limitations

UserDafydd W. Evans, Francesca De Angeli.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 April 2018, 13:15-14:15

The SkyHopper Space Telescope: Big Science with a Tiny Telescope

UserMichele Trenti (University of Melbourne).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 April 2018, 13:45-14:15

Interiors & atmospheres of Super-Earths

UserCaroline Dorn (Universitaet Zurich).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 April 2018, 13:15-13:45

Accretion dIscs in not-so-compact binaries

UserKoji Mukai (Goddard Space Flight Centre).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 April 2018, 13:45-14:15

Spatially Resolving Outflows at the Peak of Cosmic Star-Formation

UserBethan James (STScI).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 April 2018, 13:15-13:45

Gaia and microlensing - an opportunity for Black Holes search

UserKris Rybicki (Warsaw).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 March 2018, 13:15-13:45

Dark matter spikes around Kerr black holes

UserFrancesc Ferrer (WUSTL).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 March 2018, 13:45-14:15

Equality and Diversity - Athena SWAN and Juno

UserIan Parry.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 March 2018, 13:15-13:45

Signatures of black hole seed formation across cosmic time

UserColin DeGraf.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 February 2018, 13:45-14:15

Planet Formation in Stellar Clusters

UserAndrew Winter.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 February 2018, 13:15-13:45

The Evolution of Massive Galaxies from 0 < z < 5

UserAdam Muzzin (York University, Toronto).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 February 2018, 13:45-14:15

On Non-Circular Accretion Discs

UserElliot Lynch.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 February 2018, 13:15-13:45

STOP. THINK. CLICK.

UserKieren Lovell.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 February 2018, 13:45-14:15

The Cluster AGN Topography Survey: Disentangling AGN and Large-Scale Structure

UserBecky Canning (KIPAC, Stanford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 February 2018, 13:15-13:45

Self-consistent models of our Galaxy in the Gaia era

UserEugene Vasiliev.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 31 January 2018, 13:15-13:45

Stop. Think. Click.

UserKieren Lovell.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 January 2018, 13:45-14:15

Lyman-Alpha Emitting Galaxies During Cosmic Reionization

UserLewis Weinberger.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 November 2017, 13:15-13:45

The shapes of dark halos

UserEdward Lilley.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 November 2017, 13:45-14:15

Simulating rotating core-collapse supernova progenitor stars

UserAvishai Gilkis.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 November 2017, 13:15-13:45

VIRAC: NIR Astrometry in the Galactic Plane and Bulge

UserLeigh Smith.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 November 2017, 13:15-13:45

The X-Shooter Spectral Library (and other cool stuff)

UserAnais Gonneau.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 November 2017, 13:15-13:45

Secular resonance sculpting in debris disks

UserBen Yelverton.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 November 2017, 13:45-14:15

The Disk Reflection Spectrum of NLS1 IRAS 13224-3809

UserJiachen Jiang.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 October 2017, 13:45-14:15

The life cycle of cool gas in cluster cores

UserStephen Hamer.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 October 2017, 13:15-13:45

The first detection of the EM counterpart of a gravitational wave

UserCarlos Gonzalez-Fernandez.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 October 2017, 13:15-13:45

Towards a measurement of the neutrino mass in cosmology

UserDaan Meerburg.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 October 2017, 13:15-13:45

ALMA high-resolution observations of molecular gas kinematics in nearby galaxies

UserKyoko Onishi (Ehime University).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 September 2017, 13:15-13:45

Updating the global star formation law

UserMia de los Reyes.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 June 2017, 13:15-13:45

Accreting white dwarfs from Gaia alerts

UserElme Breedt.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 13:45-14:15

Hunting for Dippers with Machine Learning

UserChristina Hedges.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 May 2017, 13:15-13:45

Exoplanet recycling in massive white-dwarf debris discs

UserRik van Lieshout.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 13:45-14:15

Quasar Host Galaxies at z~2 with ALMA

UserDr. Manda Banerji (University of Cambridge).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 13:15-13:45

(Ex-?)Binary stars in the Galactic thick disc

UserDr. Robert Izzard (University of Cambridge).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 April 2017, 13:45-14:15

The spiralling signatures of planet formation

UserFarzana Meru.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 April 2017, 13:15-13:45

Lensed quasars in DES and Gaia

UserCameron Lemon.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 March 2017, 13:45-14:15

Mixing in Massive Stars

UserAdam Jermyn .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 February 2017, 13:15-13:45

Stellar streams around the Magellanic Clouds in 4D

UserCamila Navarrete .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2017, 13:15-13:45

Self-Consistent Emission Spectra of Exoplanetary Atmospheres.

UserSiddharth Gandhi.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2017, 13:45-14:15

Rapidly Variable Relativistic Outflows from AGN

UserMichael Parker.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2017, 13:45-14:15

Phylogenetics and the chemical evolution of the Galaxy

UserPaula Jofre.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2017, 13:15-13:45

White Dwarfs, Gaia, and The Age of the Galaxy

UserTed von Hippel.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 January 2017, 13:15-13:45

Delensing CMB B-modes: results from SPT.

UserAlessandro Manzotti (Chicago).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 January 2017, 13:45-14:15

Shaken and stirred: turbulence and rotation in molecular cloud cores

UserBenjamin Lewis (Exeter).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 December 2016, 13:45-14:15

Cosmology via Massive Burst of Star Formation

UserRicardo Chavez.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 December 2016, 13:45-14:15

Studying accretion onto black holes using QPO phase lags

UserJakob van der Eijnden (University of Amsterdam).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 December 2016, 13:15-13:45

Predictions for the 21 cm signal from the epoch of reionization

UserGirish Kulkarni.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 November 2016, 13:45-14:15

Powerful winds from hungry black holes

UserCiro Pinto.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 13:45-14:15

ALMA: HD 181327 and η Corvi debris discs, evidence of exocomets

UserSebastian Marino.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 November 2016, 13:45-14:15

Crater 2: A cold giant orbiting the Milky Way

UserGabriel Torrealba.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 November 2016, 13:15-13:45

Mismatches on the identification and classification of AGN

UserEstelle Pons.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 November 2016, 13:45-14:15

CMB lensing from within the Milky Way

UserRupert Allison.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 November 2016, 13:15-13:45

A hard X-ray view of the distant AGN population with NuSTAR

UserGeorge Lansbury.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 October 2016, 13:15-13:45

Peeking into a neutron star

UserNathalie Degenaar.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 13:45-14:15

The formation and dynamics of supermassive black hole

UserDavide Fiacconi.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 October 2016, 13:15-13:45

New quasar results from the Dark Energy Survey

UserRichard McMahon (University of Cambridge).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 October 2016, 13:45-14:15

Finding Earth-like planets

UserAmaury Triaud.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 October 2016, 13:15-13:45

Gaia Data Release 1 - data quality & future releases

UserDafydd Wyn Evans.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 September 2016, 13:45-14:15

Gaia Data Release 1 - content & science potential

UserNic Walton.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 September 2016, 13:15-13:45

Time Evolution of Giant Molecular Cloud Mass Functions on Galactic Disks

UserMasato Kobayashi (Nagoya University, Japan).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 September 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Milky Way - evidence for Seyfert activity in the recent past

UserJoss Bland-Hawthorn (Sydney).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 July 2016, 13:45-14:15

A Westerbork blind HI survey of the Coma cluster: first results

UserThijs van der Hulst (Kapteyn Institute).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 July 2016, 13:15-13:45

Galaxy Evolution with KMOS

UserLaura Prichard (Oxford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 July 2016, 13:45-14:15

Morphologically dependent galaxy quenching and the role of AGN feedback

UserRebecca Smethurst (Oxford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 July 2016, 13:15-13:45

Hungry black holes - tidal disruption of stars in the nuclei of galaxies in OGLE and Gaia surveys.

UserLukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw Observatory, Poland).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 June 2016, 13:45-14:15

Stellar haloes as probes of galaxy evolution

UserPayel Das (University of Oxford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 June 2016, 13:15-13:45

Suppression of star-formation by quasar driven winds in gas-rich host galaxies at z<1

UserDominika Wylezalek (John Hopkins University).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 June 2016, 13:45-14:15

iLocater: Breaking the 1m/s radial velocity precision barrier

UserJonathan Crass (University of Notre Dame).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 June 2016, 13:45-14:15

The brightest supernova explosions: current knowledge and future research

UserCosimo Inserra (Queen's Belfast).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 June 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Temperature of the Emptiest Regions of the Universe

UserAlberto Rorai .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 June 2016, 13:45-14:15

The dusty tail of disintegrating exoplanet KIC 12557548b

UserRik van Lieshout .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 June 2016, 13:15-13:45

Gaia - Experience and results from the first operation cycle

UserFrancesca De Angeli.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 May 2016, 13:45-14:15

The Magellanic Origin of the DES Dwarfs

User Prashin Jethwa.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 13:45-14:15

Testing feedback models with high-redshift metals

UserLaura Keating.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Haloes of the Milky Way

UserAngus Williams .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2016, 13:45-14:15

Shaping galaxies with AGN feedback

UserMartin Bourne.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2016, 13:15-13:45

M101-OT: a massive stellar merger in the Pinwheel Galaxy

UserNadia Blagorodnova (Caltech).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 April 2016, 13:45-14:15

Nature or Nurture?: Probing External Feedback on Young Stars in W3

UserSerena Kim (Steward Observatory).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 April 2016, 13:15-13:45

Dynamical Constraints in Super Earth Systems

UserMatthew Read .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 March 2016, 13:45-14:15

Shaping galaxies with AGN feedback

User Martin Bourne .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 13:45-14:15

The midplane conditions of protoplanetary discs: a case study of HD163296

UserDominika Boneberg (IOA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 13:15-13:45

The shape of the Milky Way's dark halo

User Adam Bowden .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 February 2016, 13:45-14:15

AGN Coronae in the NuSTAR Era

UserAnne Lohfink.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 February 2016, 13:45-14:15

New results on disc photoevaporation

UserCathie Clarke .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 13:45-14:15

Constraining the Shape of a Halo with Tidal Streams

UserDenis Erkal.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 February 2016, 13:15-13:45

Can we detect super-Earths in proto-planetary discs?

User Giovanni Rosotti .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 January 2016, 13:15-13:45

The formation of slow and fast rotating elliptical galaxies

UserBenjamin Moster .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 January 2016, 13:45-14:15

Measuring the inner accretion disk in X-ray binaries

UserMichael Parker .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 January 2016, 13:15-13:45

The Li-rich Giant Problem

User Andy Casey .

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 January 2016, 13:45-14:15

Cosmological neutrino mass detection in the next five years

UserRupert Allison (Oxford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 December 2015, 13:45-14:15

A comprehensive study of ionised outflows in X-rays in active galactic nuclei (AGN)

UserSibasish Laha (QUB, Belfast).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 December 2015, 13:15-14:15

The kinematic SZ effect with DES and SPT: Measuring the speed of galaxy clusters from the CMB

UserBjoern Soergel (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 13:45-14:15

Searching for Metal Absorbers up to redshift 7

UserSarah Bosman (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 13:15-13:45

Modelling and observations of molecules in discs around young stars

UserJohn Ilee (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 13:45-14:15

Disky dwarf disruption and the shape of the Galactic halo

UserSimon Gibbons (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 November 2015, 13:15-13:45

Mapping lensed quasars: accretion discs, broad line regions, and outflows

UserNick Bate (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 13:45-14:15

Resurrection of a gas disk from exocometary ices in the 23 Myr-old beta Pictoris system

UserLuca Matrà (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 November 2015, 13:15-13:45

Shadows of two colours. Using circumbinary planets to help study atmospheres and planet formation

UserAmaury Triaud (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 13:45-14:15

Transition of EMRIs through resonance: higher order corrections in resonant flux enhancement

UserDeyan Mihaylov (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2015, 13:15-13:45

Discovery of powerful winds in Ultraluminous X-ray sources

UserCiro Pinto (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 13:45-14:15

The dark halo of M87: from parsec to megaparsec scales

UserLindsay Oldham (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 13:15-13:45

Galactic Flows: Penetrating Inflows, Escaping Outflows, and Gas Recycling

UserColin DeGraf (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2015, 13:45-14:15

Core-collapse supernovae and their progenitors

UserMorgan Fraser (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2015, 13:15-13:45

Climbing the cosmic ladder with stellar twins

UserPaula Jofré (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 October 2015, 13:45-14:15

Intrinsic Alignments of Disk Galaxies

UserPatricia Larsen (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 October 2015, 13:15-13:45

Feedback-regulated star formation and reionisation

UserTaysun Kimm (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 13:45-14:15

The Evolution of Planetary Systems

UserAmy Bonsor (University of Cambridge).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 October 2015, 13:15-13:45

Studying protoplanetary disc evolution in the era of ALMA

UserOlja Panic (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 October 2015, 13:45-14:15

Why would you want accurate quasar redshifts?

UserPaul C Hewett (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 October 2015, 13:15-13:45

A Search for Dark Matter Annihilation in Newly Discovered Dwarf Galaxies

UserAlex Geringer-Sameth (Carnegie Mellon University).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 September 2015, 13:45-14:15

Exoplanet Imaging: Recent Results and Future Prospects

UserSasha Hinkley (Exeter).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 September 2015, 13:15-13:45

Optically thick debris from terrestrial planet formation

UserAlan Jackson (Arizona State University).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 September 2015, 13:45-14:15

Detection of Lensing of the CMB by Dark Matter Halos

UserMat Madhavacheril (Stony Brook).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 September 2015, 13:15-13:45

Title to be confirmed

UserLuca Matrà (Institute of Astronomy).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 September 2015, 13:15-13:45

Nearby dwarfs as a window on Coma’s "Ultra Diffuse Galaxies"

UserMichelle Collins (Yale/Surrey).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 July 2015, 13:45-14:15

A High-Resolution View of Exoplanet Atmospheres

UserJayne Birkby (CfA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 July 2015, 13:15-13:45

Mass function of the stellar remnants in the Milky Way

UserLukasz Wyrzykowski (Warsaw).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 July 2015, 13:15-13:45

The close link between baryons and dark matter in disc galaxies

UserFederico Lelli (CWRU).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 July 2015, 13:15-13:45

Formation of Redback Pulsars

UserSarah Smedley (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 June 2015, 13:45-14:15

Pressure in Exoplanet Atmospheres

UserChristina Hedges (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 June 2015, 13:45-14:15

Searching for lensed quasars in DES and VST

UserFernanda Ostrovski (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 May 2015, 13:15-13:45

Two hot Jupiters with newly discovered planetary companions

UserMarion Neveu (Cavendish).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 May 2015, 13:45-14:15

Do you want to build a snowball? Frozen planetary interiors

UserScott Thomas (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2015, 13:45-14:15

Quasar Hunting with the Dark Energy Survey

UserSophie Reed (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 May 2015, 13:15-13:45

Probing the co-evolution of AGN and their host galaxies out to z~1

UserJames Aird (Durham->IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 April 2015, 13:15-13:45

Numerical study of debris discs: from dust to gas

UserQuentin Kral (LESIA-Observatoire de Paris -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 March 2015, 13:45-14:15

What does recombination physics have to do with Planck?

UserJens Chluba (JHU->IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 March 2015, 13:15-13:45

Outflows and Hot Dust Emission in Quasars

UserLiam Coatman (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 13:15-13:45

Cusps, cores and streams in action coordinates

UserGus Williams (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2015, 13:15-13:45

Reheating at the end of inflation

UserKaloian Lozanov (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 13:45-14:15

Where do galaxies end?

UserAdam Stevens (Swinburne/IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 February 2015, 13:45-14:15

Triggered fragmentation in self-gravitating discs: forming fragments at small radii

UserFarzana Meru (ETH Zurich -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 February 2015, 13:15-13:45

The Last Major Merger of the Milky Way

UserPrashin Jethwa (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 13:45-14:15

Feeding the supermassive black hole in the Milky Way

UserNathalie Degenaar (University of Michigan -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 13:15-13:45

Probing reionization with QSO near zones

UserLaura Keating (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 February 2015, 13:45-14:15

Hunting for extragalactic nuclear transients with Gaia

UserNadia Blagorodnova (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 13:15-13:45

Unravelling the mystery of gas in debris disks [POSTPONED]

UserLuca Matra (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 January 2015, 13:45-14:15

Encounters between young stars and protoplanetary disc evolution

UserGiovanni Rosotti (LMU -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2015, 13:45-14:15

X-raying turbulence and cooling in clusters of galaxies

UserCiro Pinto (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2015, 13:15-13:45

Improving Precision in Exoplanet Transit Detection

UserAimee Hall (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2014, 13:45-14:15

Open Access and your research publications

UserMichele Ide-Smith.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 13:45-14:15

Observability of planet-induced spirals in protoplanetary discs in scattered light

UserAttila Juhasz (Leiden -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 December 2014, 13:15-13:45

Imaging and Spectroscopy of Faint Stellar Companions with Project 1640

UserEleanor Bacchus (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 November 2014, 13:15-13:45

Encounters between young stars and protoplanetary disc evolution [CANCELLED]

UserGiovanni Rosotti (LMU/USM -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 November 2014, 13:45-14:15

CMB Lensing Tomography with the Dark Energy Survey and the South Pole Telescope

UserTommaso Giannantonio (LMU/USM -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 November 2014, 13:15-13:45

Dynamics of the Milky Way

UserJason Sanders (Oxford -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 November 2014, 13:15-13:45

Where to spot the pressure smoothing of the IGM

UserGirish Kulkarni (MPIA -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2014, 13:45-14:15

Unveiling the Key Aspects that Drive AGN Jet Kinematics

UserAshley King (Michigan -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2014, 13:15-13:45

The quest for a representative picture of local supermassive black hole accretion

UserRanjan Vasudevan (Maryland -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 October 2014, 13:45-14:15

Broad-Line Radio Galaxies in the NuSTAR Era

UserAnne Lohfink (Maryland -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 October 2014, 13:15-13:45

Coevolution of black holes and their host galaxies (?)

UserDebora Sijacki (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 October 2014, 13:45-14:15

The Mass of the Milky Way Galaxy

UserWyn Evans (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 October 2014, 13:15-13:45

The Magellanic Stream - A Tail of Two Galaxies

UserAndrew Fox, STScI.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 September 2014, 13:15-13:45

Exploring the physical properties of distant galaxies

UserStephen Wilkins, University of Sussex.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 August 2014, 13:45-14:15

Primordial power spectrum from Planck

UserDhiraj Kumar Hazra (APCTP).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 August 2014, 13:15-13:45

Resonant Clumping and Substructure in Galaxy Disks

UserMatthew Molloy (KIAA/PKU).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 July 2014, 13:45-14:15

The power of the astrophysical transients and the Gaia Revolution

UserŁukasz Wyrzykowski (UoWarsaw/IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 July 2014, 13:15-13:45

Internal dynamics of globular clusters

UserLaura Watkins (STScI).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 July 2014, 13:45-14:15

New chemo-dynamical properties of dwarf spheroidal galaxies in the Milky Way and Andromeda

UserKohei Hayashi (Tohoku University Astronomical Institute).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 July 2014, 13:15-13:45

The evolution of early-type galaxies: a strong lensing perspective

UserAlessandro Sonnenfeld (UCSB).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 June 2014, 13:45-14:15

Exploring M33 across spatial scales using multiwavelength data

UserNimisha Kumari (University of Paris).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 June 2014, 13:15-13:45

X-ray observations of the outskirts of galaxy clusters

UserStephen Walker (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 June 2014, 13:15-13:45

Relativistic effects in large-scale structure

UserCamille Bonvin (IoA/KICC/DAMTP).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 June 2014, 13:45-14:15

RR Lyrae as probes of structure in the southern galactic halo

UserGabriel Torrealba (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 June 2014, 13:15-13:45

Tidal Disruptions By Stellar-Mass Black Holes

UserSverre Aarseth (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 May 2014, 13:45-14:15

Measuring AGN spin through Doppler Tomography

UserMatt Middleton (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 May 2014, 13:15-13:45

Balancing mass and momentum in the Local Group

UserJD Diaz (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 May 2014, 13:15-13:45

Is the composition of the Earth skin deep?

UserAmy Bonsor, Bristol University.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 May 2014, 13:15-13:45

A substellar safari with Pan-STARRS1

UserNiall Deacon.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 April 2014, 13:15-13:45

BICEP2: Implications for inflation and Planck

UserAnthony Challinor and George Efstathiou.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 March 2014, 15:00-16:00

What and where is the parent of the Orphan stream?

UserAndy Casey (ANU -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 March 2014, 13:45-14:15

Star formation-driven feedback in the local Universe

UserClaudia Cicone (Cavendish).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 March 2014, 13:15-13:45

Molecular gas and AGN feedback in brightest cluster galaxies

UserHelen Russell (Durham -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 February 2014, 13:45-14:15

Single Stellar Populations in the Near-Infrared range

UserSofia Meneses-Goytia (Kapteyn).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 February 2014, 13:15-13:45

Dynamical evolution of eccentric planets and debris discs

UserTim Pearce (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 February 2014, 13:45-14:15

The three-point phase correlation as a new measure of non-linear clustering

UserRichard Wolstenhulme (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 February 2014, 13:15-13:45

Measuring bumpy black holes

UserChris Moore (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 February 2014, 13:45-14:15

Probabilistic identification of brown dwarfs in infrared surveys

UserSergey Koposov (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 February 2014, 13:15-13:45

Characterising high-z star forming galaxies revealed by ALMA

UserRebecca Williams (Cavendish).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 January 2014, 13:45-14:15

Probing cosmic motion: new technique with kinetic SZ effect

UserDaisy Mak (IoA/KICC).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 January 2014, 13:15-13:45

High-Efficiency Lucky Imaging

UserCraig Mackay (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 January 2014, 13:45-14:15

The IoA in 2014

UserAndy Fabian (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 January 2014, 13:15-14:15

Carbon-rich metal-poor stars: witnesses of the first stars

UserThomas Masseron (Uni Bruxelles -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 December 2013, 13:45-14:15

Empirical galaxy formation models - Constraints and Predictions

UserBen Moster (MPA -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 11 December 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Precession of the Sagittarius Stream: Modelling

UserSimon Gibbons (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 December 2013, 13:45-14:15

The Precession of the Sagittarius Stream: Observations

UserVasily Belokurov (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 December 2013, 13:15-13:45

Warp propagation in circumbinary discs: a planetary application

UserStefano Facchini (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 November 2013, 13:45-14:15

A Random Walk Through Accreting Black Holes

UserWilliam Alston (Leicester -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 November 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Age of the Milky Way Halo Stars

UserPaula Jofre Pfeil (Obs Bordeaux -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 November 2013, 13:45-14:15

Are TeV blazars heating the IGM?

UserEwald Puchwein (HITS Heidelberg -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 November 2013, 13:15-13:45

Using stellar streams to probe the galactic potential

UserAdam Bowden (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 November 2013, 13:45-14:15

Looking for the missing iron in the core of the Centaurus cluster

UserElectra Panagoulia (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 November 2013, 13:15-13:45

Getting stellar parameters and abundances from imperfect spectra

UserMaria Bergemann (MPA -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 November 2013, 13:45-14:15

How massive stars die - linking core-collapse supernovae to their progenitors

UserMorgan Fraser (Queens University Belfast -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 October 2013, 13:15-13:45

Measuring star formation in galaxies

UserMédéric Boquien (Marseille -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 October 2013, 13:45-14:15

The structure of ionized bubbles

UserThomas Haworth (Exeter -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 October 2013, 13:15-13:45

Characterizing exoplanets from space: the search for cosmic life

UserBrice-Olivier Demory (MIT).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 October 2013, 13:45-14:15

Cosmology with Photometrically-Classified Type Ia Supernovae

UserHeather Campbell (Portsmouth -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 31 July 2013, 13:45-14:15

The Dust Temperature Distribution in Nearby Galaxies

UserBen Johnson (IAP).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 31 July 2013, 13:15-13:45

The star formation history of the Carina dwarf spheroidal galaxy

UserThomas de Boer (Kapteyn -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 July 2013, 13:45-14:15

QPOs and Diskoseismology Confront Black Hole Spin

UserBob Wagoner (Stanford).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 July 2013, 13:15-13:45

Some things you may not have heard from Planck

UserDouglas Scott (UBC).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 July 2013, 13:45-14:15

The AstraLux survey of planet host multiplicity

UserCarolina Bergfors (MPIA -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 July 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Largest Catalog of 3-D Parameters of Disc Galaxies

UserStefan Kautsch (NSU).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

The most distant gravitational lens?

UserRob Barone-Nugent (Melbourne).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2013, 13:45-14:15

The unprecedented 2012 outburst of Supernova 2009ip

UserJon Mauerhan (Arizona).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

Project 1640: Conducting Comparative Planetary Science

UserBen Oppenheimer (AMNH).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

On Tour with WHAM: Surveying the Galactic Interstellar Ecosystem

UserGreg Madsen (Sydney -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 June 2013, 13:45-14:15

Are globular cluster sizes standard rulers?

UserPoul Alexander (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 June 2013, 13:15-13:45

Thick and thin disk kinematics with RAVE and the solar motion

UserStefano Pasetto (UCL).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2013, 13:45-14:15

The Two Cosmological Lithium Problems

UserKarin Lind (MPA -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2013, 13:15-13:45

Merging Galactic, Stellar, and Planetary Dynamics

UserDimitri Veras (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2013, 13:45-14:15

The environment around high redshift quasars

UserTiago Costa (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2013, 13:15-13:45

Fast follow-up using accelerated likelihood evaluation

UserJonathan Gair (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2013, 13:45-14:15

The Planck Likelihood

UserSteven Gratton (IoA/KICC).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2013, 13:15-13:45

Data processing and science products at CASU

UserCASU Folks.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2013, 13:15-14:15

High Field Magnetic White Dwarfs Simulated in the Laboratory

UserPaul Murdin (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 April 2013, 13:45-14:15

Lorentz boosting of Planck's CMB maps: Eppur si muove

UserAnthony Challinor (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 April 2013, 13:15-13:45

The Origin of Exozodiacal Dust

UserAmy Bonsor (IPAG, Grenoble).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 April 2013, 13:45-14:15

Structure of the inner Milky Way through its red population

UserCarlos Gonzalez (Alicante -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 10 April 2013, 13:15-13:45

Angular momentum evolution in low-mass stars: a fresh look

UserSubu Mohanty (Imperial).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2013, 13:15-13:45

The emission of compact jets powered by internal shocks

UserJulien Malzac (IRAP, Toulouse).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2013, 13:45-14:15

AGN Feedback-driven Star Formation in Galaxies

UserWako Ishibashi (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2013, 13:15-13:45

Weighing the evidence for a gravitational-wave background

UserSteve Taylor (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2013, 13:45-14:15

Classifying and Parametrising Gaia Transients

UserNadia Blagorodnova (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2013, 13:15-13:45

The motion of spinning test particles

UserRobert Cole (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2013, 13:15-13:45

Debris disks and planets, and vice versa

UserGrant Kennedy (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2013, 13:15-13:45

High sensitivity wavefront sensing for the AOLI Project

UserJonathan Crass (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 January 2013, 13:15-13:45

Lapses of light and thought

UserMelanie Challenger (Artist Associate Programme).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 January 2013, 13:45-14:15

Constraints on protoplanetary disk turbulence from radiative transfer models

UserGijs D. Mulders (University of Amsterdam).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2013, 13:45-14:15

A 10,000 star spectroscopic survey of the Thick Disk-Halo Interface

UserApoorva Jayaraman (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2013, 13:15-13:45

Spatially resolved dust properties in CALIFA galaxies

UserNatalia Vale Asari (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 12 December 2012, 13:45-14:15

The AMBRE Project: Galactic Archaeology with the ESO archive

UserClare Worley (Nice -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2012, 13:45-14:15

Resolved star forming region populations in nearby galaxies

UserMaciej Hermanowicz (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2012, 13:15-13:45

The origins of stellar clustering

UserDiederik Kruijssen (MPA Garching).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2012, 13:45-14:15

Sculptor, Fornax, and Their Dark Matter Cores

UserAdriano Agnello (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2012, 13:45-14:15

The Orbital Inclinations of Binary Millisecond Pulsars

UserSarah Smedley (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 21 November 2012, 13:15-13:45

The Formation and Evolution of Cluster Centrals in LCDM from z=2 to z=0

UserChervin Laporte (MPA, Garching).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2012, 13:45-14:15

The Periodic Spectroscopic Variability of FU Orionis

UserStacie Powell (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2012, 13:15-13:45

Herschel-ATLAS: Characteristics of dusty passive galaxies

UserAli Dariush, IoA Cambridge.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2012, 13:45-14:15

Revealing the innermost regions of AGN with X-ray reverberation lags

UserErin Kara, IoA Cambridge.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 November 2012, 13:15-13:45

The outreach programme at IoA

UserCarolin Crawford (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2012, 13:15-13:45

Testing General Relativity with 21 cm Intensity Mapping

UserAlex Hall (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2012, 13:45-14:15

Star formation at local galactic scales

UserMonica Relano-Pastor, Universidad de Granada.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2012, 13:15-13:45

Exploring the outskirts of galaxy clusters with Suzaku

UserStephen Walker (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2012, 13:45-14:15

Searching for the 'true' chemical abundances in star-forming galaxies

UserBethan James (STScI -> IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2012, 13:15-13:45

Substructure in the M31 halo and satellite system

UserMike Irwin (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2012, 13:45-14:15

Red Supergiants: how cool are the coolest massive stars?

UserBen Davies (IoA -> LJMU).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 03 October 2012, 13:15-13:45

A cloud of gas falling towards the central black hole in the Milky Way

UserJordi Miralda-Escude.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 26 September 2012, 13:15-13:45

Type Ia supernovae: Explosions and Progenitors

UserWolfgang Kerzendorf (U. Toronto).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 September 2012, 13:45-14:15

First science with SAMI: a serendipitous discovery of a galactic wind

UserJames Allen (Sydney).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 19 September 2012, 13:15-13:45

Self-consistent models of quasi-relaxed rotating stellar systems

UserAnna-Lisa Varri (Milan).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 August 2012, 13:15-13:45

Made-to-measure galaxy models - Modelling with Milky Way observations

UserRichard Long (Manchester & NAOC).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 August 2012, 13:45-14:15

A Lack of Dark Matter in the Solar Neighbourhood?

UserMartin Smith (KIAA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 August 2012, 13:15-13:45

LOFAR: Recent progress and first results

UserJohn McKean.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 July 2012, 13:45-14:15

Testing LCDM with Substructure Lensing

UserSimona Vegetti.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 July 2012, 13:15-13:45

Velocity measurements of the X-ray coolest gas in galaxy clusters

UserJeremy Sanders (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 July 2012, 13:15-13:45

The Regulation of Black Hole Winds and Jets Across the Mass Scale

UserAshley King (Michigan).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2012, 13:45-14:15

The most massive black holes in Brightest Cluster Galaxies

UserJulie Hlavacek-Larrondo (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 04 July 2012, 13:15-13:45

CMB Lensing Measurements with ACT and ACTPol

UserBlake Sherwin (Princeton).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 27 June 2012, 13:15-13:45

Growth of Planetesimal Belts

UserAndrew Shannon (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 06 June 2012, 13:45-14:15

Revisiting dynamos in massive stars

UserAdrian Potter (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

The curiously cold dark matter halos of Andromeda dwarf spheroidals

UserMichelle Collins (MPIA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

The hot Jupiter WTS-2 b: Too close for comfort?

UserJayne Birkby (Leiden).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

Uncovering CMB B-modes with Planck

UserChristopher Crowe (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 16 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

Spider, AMI, Planck: The latest in CMB B-modes and SZ

UserCarrie MacTavish.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 09 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

WTS: A near-infrared transit survey

UserGabor Kovacs (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 02 May 2012, 13:15-13:45

Neutrinos and Other Dark Lights: Cosmological Constraints

UserLloyd Knox (UC Davis).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 April 2012, 13:45-14:15

Angular Momentum and Galaxy Formation Revisited

UserAaron Romanowsky (UC Santa Cruz).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 April 2012, 13:15-13:45

Resolving the Dust: Results From the DEBRIS Survey

UserMark Booth.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2012, 13:45-14:15

Balloon Born submm-wave telescopes

UserBarth Netterfield (Toronto).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2012, 13:15-13:45

The evolution of planetesimal swarms in a self-gravitating disc

UserJoe Walmswell (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 07 March 2012, 13:15-13:45

Angular diameter versus redshift in very bright AGN jets at 5 & 8 GHz

UserBarney Rickett (UCSD).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 February 2012, 13:45-14:15

Molecular gas in z~1 cluster galaxies and prospects for ALMA

UserJeff Wagg (ESO).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 29 February 2012, 13:15-13:45

Measurements of Black Hole Spin via X-ray Continuum Fitting

UserJack Steiner.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 February 2012, 13:45-14:15

How jets work

UserDonald Lynden-Bell.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 22 February 2012, 13:15-13:45

Quasi-stars, giants and the Schönberg-Chandrasekhar limit

UserWarrick Ball (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2012, 13:45-14:15

Gaia, and the Gaia-ESO Survey

UserGerry Gilmore (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2012, 13:15-13:45

Early (but not uninteresting) results from Planck

UserGeorge Efstathiou (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 February 2012, 13:45-14:15

Star formation in spiral galaxies

UserIan Bonnell (St Andrews).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 08 February 2012, 13:15-13:45

Fast quasi-analytical models of the evolution of star clusters

UserPoul Alexander (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2012, 13:45-14:15

Towards a complete dynamical picture for dwarf Spheroidals

UserNicola Amorisco.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2012, 13:15-13:45

Transient Astronomy with the Gaia Satellite

UserSimon Hodgkin.

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 January 2012, 13:45-14:15

Dwarf Satellite Galaxies Beyond the Local Universe

UserMatthew Auger (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 18 January 2012, 13:15-13:45

The Galactic thick disc: a key component in understanding galaxy evolution

UserGeorges Kordopatis (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 November 2011, 13:45-14:15

Radiatively driven outflows in luminous quasars

UserPaul Hewett (IoA).

HouseSackler Lecture Theatre, IoA.

ClockWednesday 30 November 2011, 13:15-13:45

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