Selected Presentations

Colloquia and Invited Talks

INSTITUTION LOCATION DATE TYPE TITLE
Space Telesceope Science Institute Baltimore, MD
March 2012
Invited Talk
Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from our Sister Galaxy Andromeda
Delivered at the Hubble Fellows Symposium
The Ohio State University Columbus, OH
Dec 2011
Colloquium
Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from our Sister Galaxy Andromeda
Northwestern University Evanston, IL
September 2011
Invited Talk
Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from our Sister Galaxy Andromeda
Delivered at the "Future of Astronomy: Fellows at the Frontiers of Science" conference
University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI
July 2009
Invited Talk
Dwarf Galaxies in Andromeda: Past and Present
Delivered at the "Extreme Star Formation in Dwarf Galaxies" Workshop
University of Washington Seattle, WA
March 2009
Colloquium Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from Our Sister Galaxy M31
NRC/HIA/ Dominion Astrophysical Observatory Victoria, BC October 2007 Science Tea Exploring Andromeda's Stellar Halo
Stromlo Observatory Canberra, Australia July 2007 Colloquium Exploring Andromeda's Stellar Halo
Swinburne University Melbourne, Australia July 2007 Colloquium Exploring Andromeda's Stellar Halo

Conference Presentations and Schools

LOCATION CONFERENCE TITLE DATE TYPE PRESENTATION TITLE
Paris, France Stellar populations across Cosmic Times June 2012 Poster Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from Andromeda
Princeton, NJ The Great Andromeda Galaxy June 2012 Talk Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from Andromeda
Seattle, WA 217th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society January 2011 Talk The Extended Stellar Populations of Dwarf Galaxies
Heidelberg, Germany The Milky Way and the Local Group: Now and in the Gaia Era
August 2009
Talk Stellar Halo Formation in a Hierarchical Universe: Lessons from Andromeda
Heidelberg, Germany The Milky Way and the Local Group: Now and in the Gaia Era
August 2009
Poster The Extended Stellar Populations of Dwarf Galaxies
University of California, Santa Cruz Santa Cruz Galaxy Workshop
August 2009
Talk The Extended Stellar Populations of Dwarf Galaxies
Austin, TX 211th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society January 2008 Talk The Global Characteristics and Merger History of Andromeda's Stellar Halo
Pasadena, CA Keck Science Meeting September 2007 Talk Reconstructing a Recent Collision in Andromeda
Sydney, Australia Galaxies in the Local Volume July 2007 Talk Substructure Along Andromeda's Minor Axis and its Relationship to the Giant Southern Stream
Bonn, Germany The Milky Way Halo- Stars and Gas June 2007 Poster Stellar Kinematics in the Inner Spheroid of Andromeda: Discovery of Substructure Along the SE Minor Axis and its Relationship to the Giant Southern Stream
Rotorua, New Zealand A New Zeal for Old Galaxies March 2007 Poster (pdf, 1.2 MB) Stellar Kinematics in the Inner Spheroid of Andromeda: Discovery of Substructure Along the SE Minor Axis and its Relationship to the Giant Southern Stream
Mürren, Switzerland The 37th Saas-Fee Advanced Course of the Swiss Society for Astrophysics and Astronomy: The Origin of the Galaxy and Local Group March 2007 Participant
Seattle, WA 209th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society Jan. 2007 Talk A New Tidal Debris Feature in Andromeda's Inner Spheroid
Aspen, CO Local Group Cosmology February 2006 Talk Exploring the Outer Halo of M31
Washington, DC 207th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society January 2006 Poster Dynamics and Metallicities of Red Giant Stars in the Metal-Rich Spheroid of the Andromeda Spiral Galaxy
Santa Cruz, CA Nearly Normal Galaxies August 2005 Poster A Spectroscopic Survey of M31 Red Giants with Keck/DEIMOS: Isolating a Clean Sample in the Outer Halo
Cancun, Mexico Resolved Stellar Populations April 2005 Talk Exploring the Outer Halo of M31
San Diego, CA 205th Meeting of the American Astronomical Society January 2005 Poster A Spectroscopic Survey of M31 Red Giants with Keck/DEIMOS: Isolating a Clean Sample in the Outer Halo
Jerusalem, Israel The Jerusalem Winter School: The Origin of Galaxies January 2004 Participant