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HotSci @ STScI

2016

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: 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010

Date Speaker Title
June 15 Anthony Marston
(STScI)
"Finding Massive Stars in the Galaxy"
Patrick Breysse
(JHU)
"High-Redshift Astrophysics with Intensity Mapping"
June 22 Kevin Fogarty
(JHU)
"Observing Cluster-Scale Feedback in CLASH Brightest Cluster Galaxies with Hubble, Chandra, Spitzer, and Herschel"
Isha Nayak
(JHU)
"The Relation Between Massive Star Formation and the Structure of CO Clumps in the Large Magellanic Cloud"
June 29 Roseanne Cheng
(JHU)
"Tidal Disruption Events: A Theoretical Perspective for Observers"
Antonino Cucchiara
(STScI)
"Exploring the New Population of Damped Lyman Alpha Systems Via Gamma-ray Bursts"
July 06 Erik Tollerud
(STScI)
"Using Local Dwarfs, HI Surveys, and LCDM Simulations to Constrain Reionization"
Jorge Barrera-Ballesteros
(JHU)
"The SDSS IV MaNGA Surface Mass Density – Metallicity Relation"
July 13 Jeff Valenti
(STScI)
"Large Errors in Predicted UV Fluxes for Cool Stars"
Scott Fleming
(STScI)
"gPhoton - Early Science From A Time-Tagged Database of GALEX Photon Events"
July 20 Simeon Bird
(JHU)
"Did LIGO Detect Dark Matter?"
Andrea Banzatti
(STScI)
"A Protoplanetary Disk Rhapsody"
July 27 Mamadou N'Diaye
(STScI)
"ZELDA: A Link to the Exoplanet Direct Imaging"
Ori Fox
(STScI)
"Supernovae and their Progenitor Systems (or Lack Thereof)"
August 10 Ivelina Momcheva
(STScI)
"Science Results from the 3D-HST Survey"
Yacine Ali-Ha´moud
(JHU)
"New Frontiers in Cosmology"
August 17 Van Dixon
(STScI)
"Hot Stars in Globular Clusters"
Alexandra Greenbaum
(JHU)
"Planet Formation Science with GPI and JWST"
August 24 Rachael Alexandroff
(JUHU
"A Multi-wavelength Survey of Obscured and Reddened Quasars at the Peak of Galaxy Formation"
Harry Ferguson
(STScI)
"Galaxy Evolution at High Redshift: Progress and Open Questions"