Colloquium Schedule

Astronomy department colloquia are held in the department classroom, VVO 110. Unless otherwise noted, talks are on Wednesdays, starting at 4:15 p.m. with tea and cookies in the department library starting at 4:00 p.m.

Fall 2017

DateSpeaker and InstitutionTitle (subject)
October 4 Joel Kastner, Rochester Institute of Technology Birthing Solar Systems in Our Back Yard: A Close Look at the Nearest Known Planet-Forming Disks
October 18 Katherine Follette, Amherst College How to Image an Exoplanet
October 25 Julian David Alvarado-Gomez, Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Stellar Magnetism and Space Weather in Exo-planetary Systems
November 8 Rudolfo Montez Jr., Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics Shocks at the Late Stages of Stellar Evolution
November 15 Allison Kirkpatrick, Yale University Dusty Galaxies at Cosmic Noon