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Colloquia - Spring 2012

All talks are held on Wednesdays in the STScI John N. Bahcall Auditorium at 3:30 p.m. preceded by tea at 3:15 p.m.

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Date Speaker/Title
Feb. 15 Sadegh Khochfar (MPE)
High-Redshift Galaxy Formation: The High Resolution View
Host: TBD
Feb. 22 No colloquium, HST proposal deadline on the 24th
Host: TBD
Feb. 29 Sean Solomon (DTM Carnegie Institution)
Exploration of the Innermost Solar System Planet by the MESSENGER Spacecraft
Host: TBD
March 7 Priya Natarajan (Yale) -- Caroline Herschel Fellow
The Formation of the First Black Holes
Host: TBD
March 14 Judith Lean (Naval Research Laboratory)
Variations in the Sun and Climate
Host: TBD
March 21 Brian Siana (UC Riverside)
Constraints on the Ionizing Escape Fraction from Deep HST and Keck Observations: Toward Understanding How Early Galaxies Reionized the Universe
Host: TBD
March 28 Mike Barlow (UCL)
Stellar Ejecta: Steady, Eruptive and Explosive Mass-loss from Stars to Galaxies
Host: TBD
April 4 Lynne Hillenbrand (Caltech)
High Spatial, High Spectral, and High Cadence Observations of Young Suns
Host: TBD
April 11 Richard Gott (Princeton)
Slow Roll Dark Energy
Host: TBD
April 18 Matt Browning (Exeter)
Convection, Rotation, and Magnetism in Stars: Puzzles and Perspectives
Host: TBD
April 25 Tesla Jeltema (UC Santa Cruz)
Clusters of Galaxies: An All-Purpose Laboratory for Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics
Host: TBD
May 2 Luc Dessart (OAMP)
Core-Collapse Supernovae: Astrophysical Laboratories for Stellar Evolution and Explosion
Host: TBD
May 9 May symposium
Host: TBD
May 16 James Lloyd (Cornell)
Habitable Planet Detection and Characterization with Far Infrared Coherent Interferometry
Host: TBD
May 23 Risa Wechsler (Stanford)
The Galaxy-Halo Connection across Mass and Time
Host: TBD
May 30 Lisa Kewley (Hawaii)
Galaxy Formation and Evolution through Metals
Host: TBD