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Astrophysics Semiar series jointly hosted by the Astrophysics and Space Research group and the SASP group. This event is intended to allow more technical presentations on research topics of interest within the different subgroups in ASR and SASP .

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4 upcoming talks and 206 talks in the archive.

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ClockWednesday 01 December 2021, 14:00-15:00

Evolutionary population synthesis models

PhD meet & greet at 15.30

UserClaudia Maraston University of Portsmouth.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 16 June 2021, 14:00-15:00

Speaker to be confirmed

UserSpeaker to be confirmed.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 02 June 2021, 14:00-15:00

Molecular gas in galaxies at cosmic noon

UserAnnagrazia Puglisi Durham University.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 19 May 2021, 14:00-15:00

Exoplanetary Atmospheres in 3D: implications from radiation-chemistry(cloud)-hydrodynamics simulations

UserMayne, Nathan University of Exeter.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 05 May 2021, 14:00-15:00

Panorama of the Universe with multi-messenger observations

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserSuvodip Mukherjee University of Amsterdam.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 21 April 2021, 14:00-15:00

Unresolved stellar companions with Gaia

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserVasily Belokurov University of Cambridge.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 24 March 2021, 14:00-15:00

Formation and Evolution of Compact Objects in Active Galactic Nuclei

User Tagawa Hiromichi, Tohoku University.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 10 March 2021, 11:00-12:00

The Astrophysical Context of Gravitational Wave Events

PhD meet & greet at 15.30

UserMohammad Safarzadeh, Harvard CfA.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 24 February 2021, 14:00-15:00

Multi-messenger studies of binary stellar systems with the SKA

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserTana Joseph, University of Amsterdam.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 10 February 2021, 14:00-15:00

Has LIGO-Virgo detected primordial black holes?

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserChristian Byrnes, University of Sussex.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 27 January 2021, 14:00-15:00

Companions and debris around white dwarfs

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserNa'ama Hallakoun, Weizmann Institute of Science.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 13 January 2021, 14:00-15:00

Detecting circumbinary exoplanets with gravitational waves from the center-of-mass motion of LISA Galactic binaries

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserNicola Tamanini, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (Albert Einstein institute) .

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 09 December 2020, 14:00-15:00

Using Neutron Star Mergers to Probe Properties of Dense Nuclear Matter

PhD meet & greet at 15.00

UserBen Margalit, UC berkeley.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 02 December 2020, 16:00-17:00

Dynamical Assembly of GW sources: Theoretical Models and New Observations

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserJohan Samsing, Niels Bohr Institute, University of Copenhagen.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 11 November 2020, 14:00-15:00

Formation of gravitational wave sources in star clusters: From stellar to intermediate-mass black holes

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserAbbas Askar, Lund University .

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 28 October 2020, 15:00-16:00

Insights on stellar rotation and magnetism from main-sequence solar like stars to red giants

PhD meet & greet at 12.30

UserSavita Mathur, Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 14 October 2020, 14:00-15:00

New results from the Pulsar Timing Array hunt for nanohertz-frequency gravitational waves

PhD meet & greet at 16.30

UserStephen Taylor, Vanderbilt University.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 07 October 2020, 15:00-16:00

Integrability of eccentric, spinning black-hole binaries up to second post-Newtonian order

PhD meet & greet at 15.30

UserLeo Stein, University of Mississippi.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 30 September 2020, 14:00-15:00

LISA data processing L0-L1

UserSweta Shah, Max Planck Institute for Gravitational Physics (AEI).

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 16 September 2020, 14:00-15:00

ALPS II: The next generation light shining through a wall experiment

UserGuido Mueller, University of Florida.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 19 August 2020, 14:00-15:00

The imprint of their explosions: Using supernova remnants to understand stellar death

UserKatie Auchettl, University of Melbourne/DARK/UCSC.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 05 August 2020, 14:00-15:00

The hunt for Galactic black holes: from the most massive stars to low-mass stripped stars

UserTomer Shenar, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven .

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 22 July 2020, 14:00-15:00

The mass gap, the spin gap, and the origin of merging binary black holes

UserVishal Baibhav, John Hopkins.

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 08 July 2020, 14:00-15:00

Fun with Binary Stars

UserJim Fuller (CalTech) .

Houseonline .

ClockWednesday 24 June 2020, 16:30-17:30

From 2nd to 3rd generation GW detectors


UserBas Swinkels (Nikhef, Amsterdam).

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 03 June 2020, 14:00-15:00

Title to be confirmed


UserIan Harry.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 20 May 2020, 14:00-15:00

Gravitational wave progenitors near and far


UserAstrid Lamberts, Observatoire de la Côte d’Azur.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 22 April 2020, 14:00-15:00

Exoplanet Atmospheres in 3D: multidimensional processes and opportunities.


UserNathan Mayne, University of Exeter.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 08 April 2020, 14:00-15:00

Stellar population models


UserClaudia Maraston, University of Portsmouth.

HousePW-SR2 (106) .

ClockWednesday 25 March 2020, 14:00-15:00

Galaxy clusters: a tool for cosmology

UserMatteo Maturi (Heidelberg University).

HouseWatson R17.

ClockWednesday 11 March 2020, 14:00-15:00

The statistical era of strong gravitational lensing cosmology

UserTom Collett (University of Portsmouth).

HousePW 117.

ClockWednesday 04 March 2020, 14:00-15:00

The galaxy-halo connection in the cosmic web

UserRita Tojeiro (University of St. Andrews).

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 12 February 2020, 14:00-15:00

Milky Way Analogues in MaNGA

UserNick Boardman.

HousePW 106.

ClockThursday 16 January 2020, 14:00-15:00

Irradiated brown dwarfs: Providing insights into exoplanet atmospheres

UserSarah Casewell.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 15 January 2020, 14:00-15:00

Cryogenic silicon interferometry for improved optical timekeeping

UserEric Oelker, JILA, University of Colorado.

HousePW 106.

ClockWednesday 15 January 2020, 10:00-11:00

Three-body dynamics in extreme mass-ratio inspirals

UserHuan Yang, Perimeter Institute.


ClockMonday 09 December 2019, 15:00-16:00

Long-term dynamical simulations of planetary systems

UserHanno Rein, University of Toronto.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 13 November 2019, 14:00-15:00

The observational era of planet formation

UserGiovanni Rosotti (Leiden University) .

HousePW-SR2 (106) .

ClockTuesday 05 November 2019, 15:00-16:00

Artificial Neural Networks and Data Analysis

UserBrunello Tirozzi.

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 16 October 2019, 14:00-15:00

Binary black hole simulations: from supercomputers to your laptop

UserVijay Varma (Caltech).

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 09 October 2019, 14:00-15:00

LISA: from onboard measurements to Gravitational Wave Data Analysis

UserAntoine Petiteau.

HousePW-SR2 (106) .

ClockWednesday 02 October 2019, 14:00-15:00

Tests of general relativity with the binary black hole signals detected by LIGO and Virgo

UserNathan Johnson-McDaniel (University of Cambridge).

HousePW-SR1 (103) .

ClockWednesday 18 September 2019, 15:30-16:30

Astrometric effects of low-frequency GW backgrounds

UserDeyan Mihaylov (Cambridge).

HousePhysics West 103.

ClockWednesday 31 July 2019, 14:30-15:30

Quantum optomechanics at room-temperature

UserNancy Aggarwal.


ClockMonday 22 July 2019, 14:00-15:00

Origins of the elemental composition of planetary systems

UserMihkel Kama (Cambridge) .

HouseWatson LTA.

ClockWednesday 22 May 2019, 14:30-15:30

Novel progenitors of GW sources & type Ia supernovae

UserHagai Perets.


ClockMonday 01 April 2019, 15:00-16:00

Galaxy evolution within growing massive clusters

UserChris Haines.

HousePhysics West Library.

ClockWednesday 20 March 2019, 14:30-15:30

The structure of galactic thick disks

UserMarie Martig (LJMU).

HousePoynting Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 13 March 2019, 14:30-15:30

Investigating fundamental physics using numerical simulations of black hole environments

UserKaty Clough (Oxford).

HouseLaw LT2.

ClockWednesday 27 February 2019, 14:30-15:30

Phased Grating Interferometry, A practical measurement application

UserGreg Duckworth.

HouseWatson LTA.

ClockTuesday 26 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

Cosmology and Astrophysics with the Cosmic Web

UserYan-Chuan Cai (Edinburgh).

HousePhysics West 106.

ClockWednesday 20 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

L_{Planck} = c^5 / G = 3.6 X 10^{52} W

UserChris Moore (Birmingham).

HousePoynting Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 13 February 2019, 14:00-15:00

The exciting life of old stellar clusters

UserWilliam Chantereu (LJMU).

House AWPG-111 (Alan Walters building).

ClockFriday 08 February 2019, 11:30-12:30

Galaxies growing up in the Epoch of Reionisation

UserRenske Smit (Cambridge).

HousePoynting Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockWednesday 16 January 2019, 14:30-15:30

Highly magnetized neutron stars as the engines of Ultra-luminous X-ray sources.

UserFilippos Koliopanos (CNRS IRAP) .

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2018, 14:30-15:30

N-body simulations of planet formation via pebble accretion

UserSoko Matsumura (Dundee) .

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 28 November 2018, 14:30-15:30

Cosmology with the cosmic web

UserYan-Chuan Cai (Edinburgh).

HousePW 106.

ClockFriday 23 November 2018, 13:00-14:00

Nuclear clusters and (supermassive) black holes

UserFabio Antonini (Surrey) .

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 14 November 2018, 14:30-15:30

Optical Squeezing from Lithium Niobate Waveguide Resonators

UserMichael Stefszky (Paderborn).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 31 October 2018, 14:30-15:30

X-rays across the galaxy population: tracing star formation and AGN activity

UserJames Aird (Leicester).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 17 October 2018, 14:30-15:30

High-z galaxy groups and their galaxies.

UserAlexis Finoguenov (Helsinki) .

HousePhysics West 103.

ClockMonday 15 October 2018, 13:00-14:00

Galactic astroarchaeology with cosmological chemodynamical simulations.

UserFiorenzo Vincenzo (Hertfordshire).

HousePW 117.

ClockWednesday 26 September 2018, 13:30-14:30

Dispersively coupled optomechanical system

UserYutaka Shikano (Keio University).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 20 June 2018, 14:30-15:30

The Sphinx simulations : the first billion years and cosmic reionisation

UserJoakim Rosdahl (Lyon).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2018, 11:00-12:00

The most striking challenges in the theory of massive star winds

UserBrankica Surlan Kubatova .

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 25 April 2018, 14:30-15:30

Gravitational-wave Astrophysics: BH-BH/NS-NS mergers with LIGO/Virgo

UserChris Belczynski (Copernicus Center, Warsaw, Poland).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockMonday 16 April 2018, 11:00-12:00

Shedding light on the assembly of binary black hole mergers

UserAriadna Murguia Berthier (UC Santa Cruz).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 14 March 2018, 14:30-15:30

White dwarf-neutron star and white dwarf-black hole binaries

UserRoss Church (Lund).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 31 January 2018, 14:30-15:30

The evolution history of our Milky Way

UserPayel Das (Oxford) .

HousePhysics West SR1 (103).

ClockWednesday 06 December 2017, 13:00-14:00

The kilonova counterpart to GW170817

UserMatt Nicholl (Harvard CfA).

HouseNuffield G17.

ClockThursday 30 November 2017, 11:00-12:00

Zeeman-Doppler studies and the rotation evolution of low-mass stars

UserVictor See (Exeter).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 08 November 2017, 14:30-15:30

Binary Population Synthesis with Markov-Chain Monte Carlo

UserJeff Andrews (Crete).

HousePhysics West Library.

ClockTuesday 07 November 2017, 12:00-13:00

Open questions in the formation of binary stellar systems containing black holes.

UserTassos Fragos (NBI Copenhagen).

HousePoynting Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockThursday 26 October 2017, 13:00-14:00

MIGA and GW detection with atom interferometry at low frequency

UserAndrea Bertoldi (LP2N).

HousePhysics West 106.

ClockThursday 05 October 2017, 13:00-14:00

Uncovering the First Stars

UserEmma Chapman (Imperial College London).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockFriday 26 May 2017, 13:00-14:00

Homogeneous evolution and binarity: the progenitor behind various cosmic explosions

UserDorottya Szécsi (Astronomical Institute of the Czech Academy of Sciences).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockTuesday 23 May 2017, 11:00-11:30

(Ex-?)Binary stars in the Galactic thick disc

UserRobert Izzard (Cambridge).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockThursday 18 May 2017, 12:00-13:00

The 850um properties of galaxies in the SCUBA2 Cosmology Legacy Survey

UserDan Smith (Hertfordshire).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 10 May 2017, 14:30-15:30

Shedding Light on the Dark Cosmos through Gravitational Lensing

UserSherry Suyu (MPA).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 26 April 2017, 14:30-15:30

White Dwarfs, Gaia, and The Age of the Galaxy

UserTed von Hippel (Embry-Riddle).

HouseWatson Lecture Theatre C (G24).

ClockWednesday 05 April 2017, 14:30-15:30

The quenching of star formation in massive galaxies

UserWill Hartley (UCL).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockMonday 20 March 2017, 13:00-14:00

The moments planets form: the SPHERE view of protoplanetary disks

UserAntonio Garufi (ETH Zurich).

HouseBarber G11.

ClockTuesday 07 March 2017, 14:30-15:30

Bayesian inference: by MCMC or machine learning methods?

UserIain Murray (Edinburgh).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 15 February 2017, 14:30-15:30

Internal Gravity Waves in Massive Stars

UserTamara Rogers (Newcastle).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 01 February 2017, 14:30-15:30

Challenging the Gamma-ray burst paradigm, from prompt to afterglow

UserHendrik Van Eerten (Bath).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 18 January 2017, 14:30-15:30

Detection and follow-up of fast radio bursts

UserEmily Petroff (ASTRON).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 07 December 2016, 14:30-15:30

The Large Robotic Telescope: a facility for the new era of time domain astronomy

UserChris Copperwheat (LMJU).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2016, 14:30-15:30

Laser measurement science in gravitational physics

UserFelipe Guzman (Center for Applied Space Technology and Microgravity (ZARM) & German Aerospace Center).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockMonday 24 October 2016, 13:00-14:00

The mitigation of intrinsic alignments in future high precision weak lensing surveys

UserLee Whittaker (University of Manchester).

HousePhysics Library (West 125).

ClockFriday 14 October 2016, 14:00-15:00

The ADMX search for QCD axions in the Galactic halo

UserEd Daw (Sheffield).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 12 October 2016, 14:30-15:30

Long-period transiting exoplanets and their population

UserDan Foreman-Mackey (Washington).

HousePhysics West 106.

ClockTuesday 11 October 2016, 14:30-15:30

Understanding the clock: physics with pulsars

UserAris Karastergiou (Oxford).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 28 September 2016, 14:30-15:30

The General Relativistic two body problem: recent results

UserRiccardo Sturani (University Estadual Paulista).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 21 September 2016, 14:30-15:30

Planetary System Evolution: Giant Planet Eccentricity & Nonconservative N-body Dynamics

UserDavid Tsang (University of Maryland).

HousePhysics West 103.

ClockWednesday 22 June 2016, 14:30-15:30

Hubble Frontiers Fields : Some insights after 2 and half years of observation

UserMathilde Jauzac (University of Durham).

HouseWatson Lecture Theatre 101.

ClockWednesday 08 June 2016, 14:30-15:30

Gravitational wave astronomy: learning from detections and non-detections

UserPablo Rosado (Swinburne, Australia).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockTuesday 31 May 2016, 11:00-12:00

Supermassive Black Hole Feedback and Feeding

UserAndrew King (Leicester).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 25 May 2016, 14:30-15:30

Rotation, Magnetic Activity, and Mass Loss of Sun-Like Stars

UserSean Matt (University of Exeter).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 11 May 2016, 14:30-15:30

Tidal disruptions of stars by supermassive black holes: dynamics, light, and relics

UserJames Guillochon (Harvard CfA).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockMonday 09 May 2016, 14:00-15:00

The space weather of other Suns

UserMoira Jardine (University of St. Andrews)..

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 27 April 2016, 14:30-15:30

Solar activity, stellar rotation, and anomalous weakened magnetic braking

UserGuy Davies (Birmingham).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 09 March 2016, 14:30-15:30

A new paradigm to black-hole spin precession

UserDavide Gerosa (University of Cambridge).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 24 February 2016, 14:30-15:30

The pillars and the twins of the stars in the Gaia-ESO Survey

UserPaula Jofre Pfeil (University of Cambridge).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 27 January 2016, 14:30-15:30

The EAGLE project: Numerical modelling of the 'Evolution and Assembly of GaLaxies and their Environments'.

UserRob Crain (Liverpool John Moores University).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 02 December 2015, 14:30-15:30

A Binary View of Massive Stars

UserSaida Caballero-Nieves (University of Sheffield).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2015, 14:30-15:30

New insights in the evolution of red-giant stars

UserJoergen Christensen-Dalsgaard (Aarhus University).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 07 October 2015, 14:30-15:30

Black Holes in Globular Clusters

UserCraig Heinke (Alberta).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 27 May 2015, 14:30-15:30

Cosmology with Strong Gravitational Lenses

UserPhil Marshal (KIPAC, Stanford University).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 13 May 2015, 14:30-15:30

Variability as a tool to study accreting black holes and neutron stars

UserSimon Vaughan (Leicester).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockThursday 07 May 2015, 15:00-16:00

New Constraints on Dark Matter Cross-Sections using Weak Lensing

UserThomas Kitching (UCL).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 25 March 2015, 14:30-15:30

ALMA surveys of high-redshift, star-forming galaxies

UserMark Swinbank (Durham).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 25 February 2015, 14:30-15:30

The dynamics of supermassive binary black hole immersed in an accretion disc on a retrograde orbit

UserPavel Ivanov (Lebedev Physical Institute).

HouseWatson Lecture Theater C.

ClockWednesday 11 February 2015, 14:30-15:30

Chemical Characterization of Extrasolar Planets

UserNikku (Madhu) Madhusudhan (Cambridge).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 28 January 2015, 14:30-15:30

Earth 2 and the search for habitable zone planets

UserDon Pollaco (Warwick).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 14 January 2015, 14:30-15:30

Galaxy-scale feedback in massive galaxies without AGN

UserJim Geach (Hertfordshire).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 10 December 2014, 14:30-15:30

Cosmological measurements from galaxy clustering

UserWill Percival (Portsmouth).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 12 November 2014, 14:30-15:30

Asteroseismology, the new Keplerian Revolution

UserDon Kurtz (Central Lancashire).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 29 October 2014, 14:30-15:30

Resonant Recoil from black hole binaries

UserMaarten van de Meent (Southampton).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 15 October 2014, 14:30-15:30

Formation and evolution of the young stars in the Galactic Centre

UserAlessia Gualandris (Surrey).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 01 October 2014, 14:30-15:30

The Glasgow Speed Meter proof-of-principle experiment

UserChristian Graef (Glasgow).

HousePhysics West 106.

ClockWednesday 18 June 2014, 14:30-15:30

The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope

UserIan Shipsey (Purdue + Oxford).

HouseWatson Lecture Theater C.

ClockWednesday 11 June 2014, 16:00-17:00

Solar Neutrino Detection with Borexino

UserLaura Cadonati (University of Massachussetts / Cardiff).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 21 May 2014, 14:30-15:30

The Future of Astronomy: Will Applied Astronomy Save the Field?

UserMartin Elvis (Harvard-Smithsonian CfA).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockTuesday 06 May 2014, 14:30-15:30

Exoplanets and compact binaries: the effects of crowded environments

UserMelvyn Davies (Lund, Sweden).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 02 April 2014, 14:30-15:30

Constraining Globular Clusters Formation Through Studies of Young Massive Star Clusters

UserNate Bastian (Liverpool John Moores).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 26 February 2014, 14:30-15:30

X-ray echoes from active galaxies

UserAndrew Young (Bristol).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 12 February 2014, 14:30-15:30

Observing the Structure of Dark Matter on Scales from 100pc to 1 Mpc

UserMatthew Auger (Cambridge).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 29 January 2014, 14:30-15:30

The observed and predicted structure of dark matter halos

UserAndrew Pontzen (UCL).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 15 January 2014, 14:30-15:30

Exploring the dawn of cosmic structure with the 21 cm line

UserJonathan Pritchard (Imperial).

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 11 December 2013, 14:30-15:30

Unveiling the progenitors of short duration gamma-ray bursts

UserAndrew Levan (Warwick).

HousePhysics West Library.

ClockWednesday 27 November 2013, 12:00-13:00

What can we learn from a chirp?

UserStephen Fairhurst (Cardiff).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 13 November 2013, 14:30-15:30

Gravitational-Wave Detection at the Twilight of the Dawn

UserJan Harms.

HousePhysics West 117.

ClockWednesday 06 November 2013, 14:00-15:00

The Transient Universe: Cosmic Explosions and Dark Energy

UserMark Sullivan (Southampton).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 30 October 2013, 14:30-15:30

Neutron stars as cosmic laboratories

UserNils Andersson (Southampton).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 16 October 2013, 14:30-15:30

Numerical simulations of binary black holes

UserHarald Pfeiffer (CITA).

HousePhysics West 106.

ClockThursday 03 October 2013, 13:00-14:00

Massive molecular gas flows in brightest cluster galaxies

UserHelen Russell (Waterloo).

HousePoynting Small Lecture Theatre.

ClockFriday 06 September 2013, 14:00-15:00

The detailed dependence of galaxy morphology on environment

UserSteven Bamford (Nottingham).

HousePhysics West 103.

ClockWednesday 19 June 2013, 14:30-15:30

Radio Searches for Millisecond Pulsars for Gravitational Wave Detection

UserMaura McLoughlin (University of West Virginia).

HouseMuirhead 112.

ClockWednesday 15 May 2013, 14:00-15:00

Testing Modified Gravity at the Saddle Point with LISA Pathfinder

UserChristian Trenkel (Astrium).

HouseMuirhead 112.

ClockWednesday 08 May 2013, 14:00-15:00

Applications of the characteristic formalism in relativity

UserNigel Bishop (Rhodes University, South Africa).

HouseMuirhead 112.

ClockWednesday 24 April 2013, 14:00-15:00

Stellar activity in planet searches: from nuisance to signal

UserSuzanne Aigrain (Oxford).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 06 March 2013, 14:00-15:00

Looking at the dark side: weak lensing by large scale structure

UserHenk Hoekstra (Leiden).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 06 February 2013, 14:00-15:00

The most massive stars in the local universe

UserPaul Crowther (Sheffield).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 23 January 2013, 14:00-15:00

AGN in the light of stellar mass black holes

UserChris Done (Durham).

HouseMuirhead 112.

ClockWednesday 09 January 2013, 14:00-15:00

Extreme-mass-ratio bursts and supermassive black holes

UserChristopher Berry (Cambridge).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockTuesday 11 December 2012, 12:00-13:00

Astrochemistry in extragalactic environments

UserSerena Viti (UCL).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 05 December 2012, 14:00-15:00

Isotropic Heating of Cool-Core Galaxy Cluster via Reccurrent, Rapidly Reorienting AGN Jets

Note unusual DAY, TIME, and LOCATION

UserArif Babul (University of Victoria).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockThursday 15 November 2012, 13:00-14:00

Science with gravitational wave detections

Note date: THURSDAY

UserChris Belczynski (Warsaw).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockThursday 08 November 2012, 14:00-15:00

Accelerated Bayesian Inference in Astrophysics and Cosmology

UserFarhan Feroz (Cambridge).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 24 October 2012, 14:00-15:00

The formation and evolution of giant molecular clouds

UserClare Dobbs (Exeter).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 10 October 2012, 14:00-15:00

Insights into Cosmic Reionization from the First Three Billion Years of IGM Evolution

UserGeorge Becker (Cambridge).

HouseNuffield G13.

ClockWednesday 26 September 2012, 14:00-15:00

First Observational Tests of Eternal Inflation

UserHiranya Peiris (University College London).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 23 May 2012, 14:00-15:00

On the role played by cold filamentary gas flows in shaping galaxies

UserJulien Devriendt (University of Oxford).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 09 May 2012, 14:00-15:00

Chemodynamical simulations of galaxies

UserChiaki Kobayashi (University of Hertfordshire).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 25 April 2012, 14:00-15:00

First Galaxies: Science at the Crossroad of Theory and Observations

UserMichele Trenti (University of Cambridge).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 18 April 2012, 14:00-15:00

Probing the formation of massive galaxies

UserIgnacio Ferreras (MSSL / University College London).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 07 March 2012, 14:00-15:00

The dynamics of stars near massive black holes

UserAnn-Marie Madigan (Leiden University).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 22 February 2012, 14:00-15:00

Dynamics of Retrograde Hot Jupiters

UserWill Farr (Northwestern University).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 25 January 2012, 14:00-15:00

Feedback regulated star formation, from star clusters to galaxies

UserSami Dib (Imperial College London).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 11 January 2012, 14:00-15:00

Black holes and neutron stars in globular clusters

UserTom Maccarone (University of Southampton).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 07 December 2011, 14:00-15:00

The Progenitors of Type Ia Supernovae

UserPhilipp Podsiadlowski (University of Oxford).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 23 November 2011, 14:00-15:00

The tidal signatures of gravitational wave standard sirens

UserChris Messenger (University of Cardiff).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 09 November 2011, 14:00-15:00

Combined Probes of Dark Gravity

UserDavid Bacon (ICG, University of Portsmouth).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 26 October 2011, 14:00-15:00

Gravitational wave astronomy and cosmology for neutron star binaries

UserSamaya Nissanke (JPL/Caltech).

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 20 July 2011, 14:00-15:00

Fractal Bellwethers: Self-Similarity in Galaxy Clusters

UserBen Maughan (University of Bristol).

HouseW117, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 01 June 2011, 14:00-15:00

On the mass-to-light ratios of fossil groups: Are they simply dark clusters?

UserEduardo Cypriano (University of Sao Paulo, Brazil).

HouseW117, Physics West Building.

ClockMonday 23 May 2011, 14:00-15:00

Particle Physics Seminars

Supernovae Relic Neutrino Searches at SuperK

Joint Seminar with Astrophysics Group

UserMatthew Malek (Imperial College).

HouseSmall Lecture Theatre (S06, Poynting [R13]).

ClockWednesday 11 May 2011, 13:30-14:30

LOFAR and pulsar timing

UserBen Stappers (University of Manchester) .

HousePW103 , Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 04 May 2011, 12:00-13:00

High-redshift galaxies: tracing cosmic dawn

Extragalactic seminar

UserPratika Dayal (AIP, Germany).

HousePW106, Physics West Building.

ClockMonday 11 April 2011, 14:00-15:00

The new low frequency radio telescope LOFAR; probing merging clusters

UserHuub Rottgering (Leiden Observatory) .

HouseW117, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 30 March 2011, 14:00-15:00

Title to be confirmed

UserMoira Jardine, University of St. Andrews.

HousePW106, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 11 November 2009, 14:00-15:00

Title to be confirmed

UserJayaram Chengalur, NCRA-TIFR India.

HousePW106, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 04 November 2009, 14:00-15:00

Title to be confirmed

UserKaren Masters, ICG Portsmouth.

HousePW106, Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 28 October 2009, 14:00-15:00

Mirrors Matter: How Understanding Dissipation Helps Hunt Gravitational Waves.

User Eleanor Chalkley, University of Glasgow.

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockMonday 20 July 2009, 12:00-13:00

Title to be confirmed

UserEstelle Bayet, UCL.

HousePW103 , Physics West Building.

ClockWednesday 08 July 2009, 14:00-15:00

The evolution of galaxies via mergers

UserChanda J. Jog, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore.

HousePhysics Library, Physics West Building.

ClockTuesday 30 June 2009, 11:00-12:00

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