Astrophysics Undergraduate Seminar: ASTR-4900

Astrophysics Seminar: ASTR-6900

 

Final Schedule

 

Week

Date

Speaker

1

8/29

ORGANIZATIONAL MEETING

2

9/5

Jake Bauer

An MLE Approach to Mapping the Milky Way Potential

Jake Weiss

Characterizing the Sagittarius Dwarf Tidal Stream

3

9/12

NO SEMINAR (Conflict)

4

9/19

Emily DeLarme

Optical Phase Curves of Kepler Exoplanets

5

9/26

Casey Adam

Gamma Ray Bursts

6

10/3

Taylor Varilly

Mapping the Orphan Stellar Stream

Jeffrey Thompson

The Sagittarius Tidal Stream in the Southern Galactic Cap

7

10/10

Chelsea Lister

Dark Energy

8

10/17

Daniel Lavery

Type Ia Supernovae

Lucas Rice

Killer Asteroids

9

10/24

NO SEMINAR

10

10/31

Julie Dumas

Testing the Caustic Ring Dark Matter Theory Against Observations in the Milky Way

Nina Vanyo

Organic Molecules of Earth and Their Cosmic Origins
 

11

11/7

Alexander Eshoo

Curiosity and the Search for Life on Mars

12

11/14

Tiffany Hawley
Methods of Finding Exoplanets & Exploring OSCAAR

13

11/21

NO SEMINAR

14

11/28

NO SEMINAR (Thanksgiving)

15

12/5

NO SEMINAR