Astronomy Colloquium

The Astronomy Colloquium is a highlighted event featuring a guest speaker each week during the semester. 

Day and Time: Thursdays at 3:45 pm.
Location: 1 LeConte Hall
Event Contact: Mark Hayden
Colloquium Chairs: Dan Weisz (Fall 2019)

 

 

Upcoming Colloquium Schedule

Below is the Fall 2019 schedule; if you have any questions, please contact the speaker's host, or one of the colloquium chairs.

 

Date

Speaker (Institution)

Title 

Host

8/29

Astronomy Community
UC Berkeley

One Minute Talks

Dan Weisz

9/05

Dan Weisz 
UC Berkeley

The Next Frontier of Low-Mass Galaxy Formation

Chung-Pei Ma

9/12

Jessica Lu
UC Berkeley

Advancing Frontiers in Stellar Physics with Astrometry

Eugene Chiang

9/19

Matt Dobbs
McGill

A New Era of Transients and Cosmic Structure on the Radio Sky Martin White
9/26

Fiona Harrison​
Caltech

Ultraluminous X-ray Sources: Observing the Extremes of Accretion and the Search for Intermediate Mass Black Holes

Eliot Quataert
10/03

Bruce Jakosky
Colorado

The inventory and history of CO2 and H2O on Mars – past, present, and future

Imke de Pater
10/10

Quinn Konopacky​ ​
UCSD

 

Courtney Dressing
10/17

Paul Schecter​
MIT

 

Jessica Lu

10/24

Suvi Gezari​
Maryland

 

Joshua Bloom
10/31

Raffaella Margutti

Northwestern

 

 
11/7

Kunal Mooley​
Caltech

 

Josh Bloom

11/14

Sara Ellison

UVic

 

Mariska Kriek

11/21

Hao Cao​
Harvard

A magnetic perspective on the interiors of giant planets

Burkhard Militzer
11/28

 

Thanksgiving Holiday

n/a
12/5

Kathryn Johnston
Columbia

 

Dan Weisz
   

***END OF COLLOQUIUM SERIES FOR FALL 2019***