CfA Events Calendar

Week of February 23 through February 29, 2020

Monday, February 24

12:00 pm: Stars and Planets Seminar (Phillips Auditorium)
Rob Farmer (Amsterdam): "TBD"
Jonathan Crass (Notre Dame): "TBD"

Tuesday, February 25

12:00 pm: Galaxies and Cosmology Seminar (Phillips Auditorium)
Kate Daniel (Bryn Mawr): "Dynamical Chaos near Corotation: Limits on cold radial migration"
Michael Tremmel (Yale): "The Formation of Ultra-Diffuse Galaxies from Passive Evolution in the RomulusC Galaxy Cluster Simulation"

1:00 pm: Exoplanet Pizza Lunch (Pratt Conference Room)
Theron Carmichael (CfA): "The Mass-Radius Relationship for Transiting Brown Dwarfs"
Jennifer Winters (CfA): "New Spectroscopic Orbits of Nearby, Mid-to-Late M Dwarf Multiple Systems"

Wednesday, February 26

12:30 pm: High Energy Phenomena Seminar (Phillips Auditorium) Pizza will be served at 12:20
Valeriya Korol (University of Birmingham): "Galactic astronomy with LISA"
Jingzhe Ma (CfA): "Dusty galaxies and obscured AGN"

Thursday, February 27

11:00 am: ITC Colloquium (Pratt Conference Room)
Kim-Vy Tran (University of New South Wales): "ZFOURGE & MOSEL : Tracking Galaxy Growth at Cosmic Noon"

12:30 pm: ITC Luncheon (Phillips Auditorium) The 2018-2019 ITC luncheons are sponsored by a generous donation from ITC senior faculty member Dr. Eric Keto.
Eric Keto (CFA): "Stability and solution of time-dependent Bondi-Parker flows"
James Gates (Brown): "SUSY Rilles: A Speculation on Superstring Signatures in the Cosmic Microwave Background"
Kim-Vy Tran (University of New South Wales): "ZFIRE: How Galaxy Evolution Depends on Environment at z~2"
Angelo Ricarte (ITC): "Insights into Black Hole Growth from the Romulus Cosmological Simulations"

4:00 pm: CfA Colloquium (Phillips Auditorium) Tea and cookies will be served at 3:30
James Gates (Brown): "Proving Einstein Right: What's In It & Why I Co-authored It"

Friday, February 28

12:00 pm: SMA Seminar Series (Room M-340, 160 Concord Avenue) Note this week's seminar will be held at noon.
Stefano Facchini (ESO): "The Complementarity of MM and NIR Imaging of Planet Forming Disks"

1:00 pm: Equity and Inclusion Journal Club (Phillips Auditorium) The talk will be preceded by lunch at 12:45 pm (food provided, please bring your own drinks, cutlery and plates).
Charles Alcock (CfA): "Difficult Conversations"