CfA Colloquium Schedule Fall 2014
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Date Speaker Topic Host
09/04/14 Jacob Bean
Exoplanets in HD

Dave Charbonneau
09/11/14 Eva Grebel
Sackler Lecture: Dwarf Galaxies and Their Role as Building Blocks

Charles Alcock
09/18/14 Barbara Becker
(UC Irvine)
Photographing the Solar Corona without an Eclipse: The Forgotten Efforts of William Huggins

Owen Gingerich
09/25/14 Emily Rauscher
The Increasing Complexity of Exoplanet Atmospheres

John Johnson
10/02/14 Jessica Werk
(UC Santa Cruz)
The Large Reservoirs of Gas Around Galaxies

Charlie Conroy
10/09/14 Martin Harwit
The Instability of Astrophysics

Gary Melnick
10/16/14 Amy Mainzer
Small Bodies in Our Solar System: Opportunity and Risk

Matt Holman
10/23/14 Suvi Gezari
Supermassive Black Hole Caught Red Handed in Stellar Homicide

Edo Berger
10/30/14 Andy Gould
(Ohio State)
Microlensing Takes Off

Dave Latham
11/06/14 Brant Robertson
Bok Prize Lecture: New Insights into Astrophysical Turbulence

Avi Loeb
11/13/14 Julie Comerford
Tracing Galaxy Evolution with Observations of Dual Supermassive Black Holes

Paul Green
11/20/14 Michael Cushing
The Search for Cool Brown Dwarfs with WISE

Sean Andrews
12/04/14 Charles Gammie
Models of Black Hole Accretion

Xuening Bai
12/11/14 Juna Kollmeier
Cosmological Calorimetry: The nature of the intergalactic medium and the photon underproduction crisis

Daniel Eisenstein
Additional Information
Time: Tea - 3:30 PM
Talk - 4:00 PM
Location: Phillips Auditorium, Building D, CfA [Directions]
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