STScI Star and Planet Formation Seminar Series

Co-organizers: John Debes, Klaus Pontoppidan

Fridays at 1pm
STScI Boardroom

If you'd like to give a talk, please email John Debes or Klaus Pontoppidan

2012 Seminars
Jan 27: Sebastian Daemgen (ESO) "Protoplanetary Disks of T Tauri Binary Systems in the Orion Nebula Cluster"
Jan 27: Karl Stapelfeldt (GSFC) "Edge-on Disks around Young Stellar Objects"
Feb 1: Stephen Kane (NExSci) "The TERMS Project: More than Just Transit Exclusion"
Feb 3: Travis Barman (Lowell Observatory)
Alternate Time, 12:30pm
Planets, Life and the Universe Lecture Series
Feb 3: Jackie Radigan (University of Toronto) Weather on Substellar Worlds: Observations of Cloud and Weather Phenomena in the Atmospheres of Cool Brown Dwarfs
Feb 10: Andy Rivkin (JHU APL) "Water, Hydroxyl, and Ice in the Asteroid Belt"
Feb 17: Daniel Jontof-Hutter (University of Maryland) "Dynamics in Dusty Rings: Magnetic Field Effects on Orbiting Dust Grains"
Mar 2: Eric Algol (University of Washington)
Alternate Time, 12:30pm
Planets, Life and the Universe Lecture Series
Mar 30: Jessica Donaldson (University of Maryland) NOTE: Rescheduled due to Mass Loss in Galaxies Workshop
April 6: Katrina Edwards (UCSC)
Alternate Time, 12:30pm
Planets, Life and the Universe Lecture Series
Apr 13: Susan Benecchi (Carnegie DTM) "Colors and Lightcurves of KBOs"
Apr 27: Wade Henning (NPP/GSFC) "Modeling of Supertidal Terrestrial Exoplanets"
May 4: Colleen Cavanaugh (Harvard University)
Alternate Time, 12:30pm
Planets, Life and the Universe Lecture Series
May 11: Jessica Donaldson (University of Maryland) "Herschel Observations and Modeling of Young Debris Disks"
May 18: David Kipping (Harvard-CFA) "The Hunt for Exomoons with Kepler"
May 22: Jake Simon (U. Colorado) "Turbulent Linewidths in Protoplanetary Disks: Predictions from Numerical Simulations"
Sep 14: N/A SPFS Planning Meeting
Sep 21: Steve Vogt (UCO/Lick)
Alternate Place, John Bahcall Auditorium
"An Update on the Habitable-Zone Planet Gliese 581g"
Oct 11: Andras Gaspar (U. Arizona)
Alternate Time, 3:00pm
The Collisional Evolution of Debris Disks
Nov 9: Jennifer Yee (Ohio State) Finding Planets with Microlensing: Present and Future
Nov 16: Diego Munoz (CfA) TBD
Nov 30: Mike McElwain (NASA-GSFC) TBD
Dec. 10: Anthony Remijan (NRAO) TBD
Dec. 14: Jian-Yang Li (Planetary Science Institute) Photometry of Cometary Nuclei and their Implications

Previous year's Schedules: 2008 2009 2010 2011

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