STRW local: Colloquia

Colloqia

Spring 2018

LunchDateTimeSpeakerTitleHost
 25/01
 
Mehmet Ali Alpar
(Sabanci University)
Neutron star dynamics Alessandro Patruno
 01/02 
Dale Frail
(National Radio Astronomy Observatory)
Multi-Messenger GW-EM Astronomy: A Radio View Intema
 08/02 
Cameron Mackie
(Leiden Observatory)
The Anharmonic Infrared Spectra of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PhD colloquium) Candian
 15/02
 
Michael Cushing
(University of Toledo)
Hunting for Cool Brown Dwarfs with WISE Kenworthy
 19/02
Monday
HL414
15:30
Allison Hill
(Leiden Observatory)
Some Assembly Required: The Structural Evolution and Mass Assembly of Galaxies at z<5 (PhD colloquium) Franx
 22/02 
Sascha Zeegers
(Leiden Observatory)
The X-ray View of Interstellar Dust (PhD colloquium) Costatini
 05/03
Monday
HL414
 
Anna Miotello
(Leiden Observatory)
The puzzle of protoplanetary disk masses (PhD colloquium) van Dishoeck
 08/03
 
David Kipping
(Columbia University)
Hunting for Exomoons and Other Cool Worlds Kenworthy
 29/03 
David Wilner
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center of Astrophysics)
New Views of Debris Disks with Millimeter Interferometry (NOVA colloquium) Hogerheijde
 12/04
 
Jonathan Tan
(Chalmers University of Technology & University of Virginia)
Inside-Out Planet Formation Hogerheijde
 19/04
 
Junjie Mao
(Leiden Observatory)
Astrophysical plasma modeling of the hot Universe: Advances and challenges in high-resolution X-ray spectroscopy (PhD colloquium) Kaastra
 03/05
 
Amaury Triaud
(University of Cambridge)
The Plurality of Worlds Kenworthy
 17/05
 
Michela Mapelli
(University of Innsbruck and Astronomical Observatory of Padova)
Black hole demography in the era of gravitational-wave astronomy spz
 22/05
Tuesday
11:00
Kirstin doney
(Sterrewacht / PhD colloquium)
Infrared spectroscopy of astrophysically relevant hydrocarbons Linnartz
 24/05
 
Bianca Poggianti
(Padova Observatory)
GAS STRIPPING and STAR FORMATION IN GALAXIES: THE GASP SURVEY TBD
 29/05
Tuesday
11:00
Ko-Ju Chuang
(Sterrewacht / PhD colloquium)
The formation of complex organics in dense clouds - sweet results from the laboratory Linnartz
 05/06
Tuesday
 
Pablo Castellanos Nash
(Leiden Observatory)
Breaking & entering: PAH photodissociation and top-down chemistry (PhD colloquium) Linnartz/Tielens
 07/06
 
Roberto Decarli
(MPIA Heidelberg)
The interstellar medium at high redshift Hodge
 12/06
Tuesday
11:00
Chris Barber
(Leiden Observatory)
Monsters in the Deep: Using simulations to understand the unexpected mass in the centres of high-mass, early-type galaxies (PhD colloquium) Joop
 14/06
 
Ann-Sofie Bak Nielsen
(Leiden Observatory)
Spin evolution of accreting and radio pulsars in binary systems (PhD colloquium) Patruno
 19/06
Tuesday
HL106/109
11:00
Mike Wilby
(Sterrewacht)
Painting with Starlight: Developing optical techniques for the high-contrast imaging of exoplanets (PhD colloquium) Keller
 26/06
Tuesday
11:00
Jorryt Matthee
(Sterrewacht)
Identifying the origins of galaxy formation Huub

Colloquia take place in the de Sitter room on the ground floor of the Oort Building, Niels Bohrweg 2, Leiden, and start at 11:00 sharp. Coffee and tea are served at 10:45. After the colloquium, a simple lunch is provided. Registration is required to join the lunch.


For questions and/or suggestions concerning the colloquium series, please contact Michiel Hogerheijde (e-mail ) and Simon Portegies Zwart (e-mail )
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