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HotSci @ STScI

2017

All talks are held on Wednesdays in the STScI John N. Bahcall Auditorium at 3:30pm preceded by light refreshments at 3:15pm.

HotSci talks: Current Year, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

Date Speaker Title
June 12 Mia Bovill
"Implications of Pristine HI Cooling Halos at “Low” Redshift"
Joleen Carlberg
"Stellar Ashes or Planetary Debris: Studying the Light Element Abundances in Red Giant Atmospheres"
June 19 William Fischer
"The Herschel Orion Protostar Survey: Luminosity and Envelope Evolution"
Michael Crosley
"Constraining Stellar Coronal Mass Ejections through Multi-wavelength Analysis"
June 26 Kailash Sahu
"HST measures the mass of a nearby white dwarf through relativistic deflection of background starlight"
Vicente Rodriguez-Gomez
"Galaxy mergers in a cosmological context"
August 02 Frank Summers
"AstroViz: Pointillism, Adaptive Mesh Refinement, & Virtual Reality"
Peter Zeidler
"Young massive star clusters in the era of HST and integral field spectroscopy"
August 09 Tea Temim
"Supernova Ejecta and Dust Around Pulsar Wind Nebulae"
Tony Sohn
"HST Proper Motions of Distant Globular Clusters: Constraining the Formation & Mass of the Milky Way"
August 16 Mattia Libralato
"A PSF-based approach to Kepler/K2 data"
Bram Ochsendorf
"Massive star formation in the LMC and Milky Way"
August 23 Dominika Wylezalek
"Observational signatures of AGN feedback across cosmic time"
Ben Sargent
"Infrared Studies of the Variability and Mass Loss of Dusty Asymptotic Giant Branch Stars in the Magellanic Clouds"
August 30 Bradley Peterson
"The Large Ultraviolet, Optical, Infrared Surveyor (LUVOIR)"
Kirill Tchernyshyov
"Mapping ISM flows in the Milky Way with kinetic tomography"