Astronomy Colloquium

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

Fall 2020

Day and Time: Thursdays at 12:30 pm unless otherwise noted.
Location: Online
Event Contact: Mark Hayden
Colloquium Chairs: Josh Bloom (Fall 2020)

 

 

Upcoming Colloquium Schedule

Below is the Fall 2020 schedule; if you have any questions, please contact the speaker’s host, or one of the colloquium chairs.

 

Date Speaker (Institution) Title  Host
8/27

 

NO COLLOQUIUM  
9/3

UC Berkeley Astronomy

“1-Minute” Colloquium
Talks at 12:30 p.m. AND 3:30 p.m.
 
9/10 Mark Krumholz

(Australian National University)

The Origin of Interstellar Turbulence

Talk at 3:30 p.m.

 
9/17 Ekta Patel 

(UC Berkeley)

Dynamics of Local Group Satellite Galaxies in the Era of Precision Astrometry  
9/24 Hsiao-Wen Chen

(U. of Chicago)

Characterizing the Baryon Cycle over Cosmic Time Zheng
10/1 Charles Gammie

(U. of Illinois)

Astrophysical Disks as Gaussian Random Fields Ma
10/8 Lia Corrales

(U. of Michigan)

New Frontiers of X-ray Exploration: From Astromineralogy to Supermassive Black Holes Bloom
10/15 Nia Imara

(Harvard CfA)

  Lu
10/22 Vicky Kalogera

(Northwestern)

   
10/29 Jorge Moreno

(Pomona)

  Bloom
11/5
TBA
 
   
11/12 Marta Bryan

(UC Berkeley)

  Chiang
11/19 J. Posselt

(USC)

  Kriek
11/26   NO TALK – HOLIDAY  
12/3 Laura Kreidberg

(Max Planck)

  Bloom