STRW local: Colloquia

Colloquia

Spring 2019

LunchDateTimeSpeakerTitleHost
 07/02
11:00
Christopher Hayward
(Flatiron Institute)
Starbursts, outflows, and the emergence of disk galaxies Schaye
 21/0211:00
Samaya Nissanke
(University of Amsterdam)
Follow the chirp: Seeing and listening to the violent Universe with compact object mergers Rossi
 14/03
11:00
Nick Stone
(Columbia University)
The Chaotic Origins of LIGO's Binary Black Holes Rossi
 18/03
Monday
15:30
Brett McGuire
(National Radio Astronomy Observatory)
Lifting the Veil on Aromatic Chemistry: Complex Carbon Across the Stellar Lifecycle Hogerheijde
 19/03
Tuesday
15:30
Ciro Pinto
(ESA)
The growth and aftermath of supermassive black holes Hoekstra
 25/03
Monday
15:30
Serena Viti
(University College London)
Characterising the dense gas in galaxies Hogerheijde
 27/03
Wednesday
15:30
Yamila Miguel
(Leiden Observatory)
A Synergy between Solar System and Exoplanets
 28/0315:30
Melissa McClure
(University of Amsterdam)
Tracing the building blocks of life from "star stuff" to terrestrial planets Hogerheijde
 01/04
Monday
15:30
Laura Kreidberg
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Exoplanet Atmosphere Characterization, Present and Future Hoekstra
 03/04
Wednesday
15:30
Jes Jørgensen
(University of Copenhagen)
Exploring the Complex Chemistry of Young Solar Systems Hogerheijde
 08/04
Monday
10:00
Ana Bonaca
(Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics)
Decoding the Milky Way Galaxy Hoekstra
 10/04
Wednesday
15:45
Paola Pinilla
(University of Arizona)
The Cradle of Planets: From Cosmic Dust to Planetesimals
 11/04
11:00
Michele Bannister
(Belfast University)
First arrival from afar: insight from interstellar planetesimal 1I/`Oumuamua into the past and present of planetary systems Portegies Zwart
 12/04
Friday
 
Remo Tilanus
(Leiden Observatory & Radboud University)
SPECIAL COLLOQUIUM: The First Results of the Event Horizon Telescope Hogerheijde
 25/0411:00
Marieke van den Brink
(Radboud University)
The Inclusive University Snik
 29/04
Monday
15:30
Jan Cami
(University of Western Ontario)
Exposing the Physics and Chemistry of large organic molecules in space Kuijken
 02/05
11:00
Monika Moscibrodzka
(Radboud University)
Towards Understanding Black Hole Accretion and Jet Launching Tilanus
 06/05
Monday
15:30
Jens Kauffmann
(MIT Haystack Observatory)
The Molecular Cosmos as seen from the Milky Way Hogerheijde
 08/05
Wednesday
15:30
Els Peeters
(University of Western Ontario)
The photochemical evolution of the interstellar PAH family Hogerheijde
 09/0511:00
Sherry Suyu
(MPA Garching)
Cosmology with Gravitational Lens Time Delays Hoekstra
 16/05
11:00
Hilke Schlichting
(UCLA)
Atmospheric accretion and loss during planet formation spz
 23/05
11:00
Tetsuya Tokano
(University of Cologne)
Cassini mission and the seas on Titan spz
 06/0611:00
Christoph Mordasini
(University of Bern)
The impact of disk properties on the properties of emerging planetary systems spz
 13/06
11:00
Douglas Boubert
(University of Oxford)
Hypervelocity discoveries with Gaia DR2 Brown
 20/06
11:00
Shrinivas Kulkarni
(CalTech)
The Restless Universe: From PTF to ZTF tbd
 11/0712:30
Tessel Linders
(FWN BB)
Information meeting New Campus Building

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 ), Simon Portegies Zwart (e-mail ) and Giovanni Rosotti (e-mail )
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