Carnegie Mellon University

2019 Events

Special Astro Seminar: Adam Miller

January 10, 2:00 PM

Dr. Miller will speak about stellar destinies: reconstructing star system progenitors from their final explosive fates at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Yao-Yuan Mao

January 14, 2:00 PM

Dr. Mao will speak about placing galaxies in the dark cosmic web at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE

 

Special Astro Seminar: Carl Rodriguez

January 22, 4:00 PM

Dr. Rodriguez will speak about stellar dynamics to compact binaries: unlocking the future of gravitational waves at CMU in 7423 Wean Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Decker French

January 28, 2:30 PM

Dr. French will speak about bold nuclei in old galaxies at University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Stephen Taylor

January 28, 4:00 PM

Dr. Taylor will speak about the frontiers of multi-messenger gravitational-wave astrophysics at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: John Forbes

Janurary 31, 2:30 PM

Dr. Forbes will speak about the a big-picture theoretical view on the evolution of star-forming galaxies at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Edward Schlafly

February 4, 2:30 PM

Dr. Schlafly will speak about realizing the full potential of large surveys at University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: James Guillochon

February 5, 4:00 PM

Dr. Guillochon will speak about "If you want to learn about physics, watch a black hole consume a star!" at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Evan Schneider

February 7, 2:30 PM

Dr. Schneider will speak about the origin and evolution of multiphase galaxy outflows at University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Adam Miller

February 12, 4:00 PM

Dr. Miller will speak about stellar destinies: reconstructing star system progenitors from their final explosive fates at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Or Graur

February 14, 4:00 PM

Dr. Graur will speak about rage against the dying of the light: type Ia supernovae at >1000 days at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Jessica McIver

February 19, 12:00 PM

Dr. McIver will speak about gravitational wave astrophysics: a new era of discovery at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORe


Special Astro Seminar: Daniela Huppenkothen

February 19, 2:00 PM

Dr. Huppenkothen will speak about from asteroids to black holes: data science for next-generation time domain astronomy at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORe


Special Astro Seminar: Daniela Huppenkothen

February 20, 4:00 PM

Dr. Huppenkothen will speak about from asteroids to black holes: data science for next-generation time domain astronomy at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORe


Special Astro Seminar: Sarah Wellons

February 21, 2:30 PM

Dr. Wellons will speak about simulating the evolution of massive galaxies throughout cosmic history at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Special Astro Seminar: Michael Coughlin

March 4, 3:30 PM

Dr. Coucglin will speak about searching for compact binaries in the gravitational-wave and optical time domain at CMU in 7316 Wean Hall. READMORE


Physics Colloquium: Jeremy Mans

March 4, 5:00 PM

Dr. Mans will speak about searching for dark matter candidates with accelerators at CMU in Doherty Hall A301D. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Yuan-Sen Ting

March 8, 12:00 PM

Yuan-Sen Ting will speak about Milky Way, machine learning, and big data at CMU in Wean Hall 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Raphael Errani

March 13, 12:00 PM

Raphael Errani will speak about substructure abundance and the haloes of Milky Way dwarfs at CMU in Wean Hall 7423. READMORE


Physics Colloquium: Jenny Greene

March 18, 4:00 PM

Dr. Greene will speak at the University of Pittsburgh in 102 Thaw Hall . READMORE


Astro Lunch: Ting Li

March 22, 12:00 PM

Ting Li will speak about the southern stellar stream spectroscopic survey (S5)  at CMU in Wean Hall 8325. READMORE


Physics Colloquium: Wendy Freedman

April 1, 4:00 PM

Dr. Freedman will speak about tension in the Hubble constant at CMU in Doherty Hall A302READMORE


Astro Lunch: Edison Santos

April 5, 12:00 PM

Edison Santos will speak about black holes and naked singularities quasi-normal modes: theory and observation at CMU in Wean Hall 8325. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Scott Watson

April 9, 12:00 PM

Dr. Watson will speak about concentrated dark matter at CMU in Wean Hall 8325. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Dillon Brout

April 12, 12:00 PM

Dillon Brout will speak about first cosmology results using type Ia supernova from the Dark Energy Survey at the University of Pittsburgh in Allen Hall 106. READMORE



2018 Events

Astro Lunch: Mallory Molina

September 7, 12:00 PM

Mallory Molina will speak about the shocking power sources of LINERs at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Paul Hamilton

September 14, 12:00 PM

Professor Hamilton will speak about atomic physics tests of dark matter and dark energy at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Miguel Zumalacárregui

September 21, 12:00 PM

Dr. Zumalacárregui will speak about the dark Universe in the gravitational wave era at University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Christiane Lorenz

September 28, 12:00 PM

Christiane Lorenz will speak about neutrino cosmology and large scale structure at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Paulo Montero Camacho

October 2, 12:00 PM

Paulo Montero Camacho will speak about constraining the effect of reionization on the Lyman-alpha forest at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Jaiyul Yoo

October 4, 12:00 PM

Professor Yoo will speak about general relativistic effects and gauge-invariant formalism at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Katey Alatalo

October 5, 12:00 PM

Dr. Alatalo will speak about the life-cycle of gas in dying galaxies at the University of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Yi-Kuan Chiang

October 9, 12:00 PM

Dr. Chiang will speak about broadband intensity tomography: spectral tagging the cosmic UV background at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Lam Hui

October 12, 12:00 PM

Professor Hui will speak about symmetries in large scale structure, slack holes and dark matter at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Steinn Sigurdsson

October 26, 12:00 PM

Professor Sigurdsson will speak about the ANITA anomalous events: hints of new physics at the university of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Duncan Campbell

November 2, 12:00 PM

Dr. Campbell will speak about a flexible halo model for the intrinsic alignment of galaxies at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Susmita Adhikari

November 9, 12:00 PM

Dr. Adhikari will speak about the splashback radius in galaxy clusters at the university of Pittsburgh in 321 Allen Hall. READMORE


 

Astro Lunch: Deyan Mihaylov

November 13, 12:00 PM

Deyan Mihaylov will speak about an astrometric search method for gravitational waves with arbitrary polarization modes using data from Gaia at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE


Astro Lunch: Evan Schneider

November 16, 12:00 PM

Dr. schneider will speak about the origin of multiphase galaxy outflows at CMU in Wean 8352. READMORE