The Theoretical Astrophysics Center

Theoretical Astrophysics Center Seminars

Theoretical Astrophysics Center seminars are held on Mondays at noon (~12:10 pm) in B-1 Hearst Field Annex unless noted otherwise. Please contact Robert Feldmann, Ann-Marie Madigan, or Ryan O'Leary for more information.

Note: There are also Berkeley Cosmology Group seminars on Tuesdays.

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitleHostPdf
January 13, 2014 Joss Bland-Hawthorn University of Sydney A front-row seat on the daily life of a supermassive black hole Christopher McKee
January 27, 2014 Evan Scannapieco Arizona State University Feedback and Turbulence in Galaxy Formation Joanne Cohn
February 3, 2014 Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo Stanford ... Robert Feldmann
February 10, 2014 ... ...
February 17, 2014 Presidents' Day No Seminar ...
February 24, 2014 Phil Armitage JILA/Boulder Net fields in protoplanetary and black hole accretion Ann-Marie Madigan
March 3, 2014 Sylvana Yelda UCLA Properties of the remnant young stellar disk in the Galactic center Ann-Marie Madigan
March 10, 2014 Yoram Lithwick Northwestern Lessons From Kepler Rebekah Dawson
March 17, 2014 Dimitrios Giannios Purdue The radiative processes responsible for the GRBs and their afterglows Sasha Tchekhovskoy
March 24, 2014 Spring Break No Seminar ...
March 31, 2014 Rodrigo Fernandez & Alexander Tchekhovskoy UC Berkeley Open problems in Pulsar Magnetospheres and Magnetars ...
April 7, 2014
April 14, 2014 Wladimir Lyra JPL/Caltech Gas in debris disks: a new way to produce patterns? Chris Ormel
April 21, 2014 Melissa Graham & Josiah Schwab UC Berkeley Physical Explanations for the Observed Diversity in Supernovae of Type Ia ...
April 28, 2014 Jason Nordhaus RIT ... Ryan O'Leary
May 5, 2014 Gongjie Li Harvard/CfA ... Rebekah Dawson
May 12, 2014 Stella Offner Yale ... Robert Feldmann
May 19, 2014 Alis Deason UCSC ... Robert Feldmann

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