High Energy Phenomena Seminar Schedule

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Date Speaker Title
Wed 01/24/2018
  1. Akos Bogdan (CfA)
  2. Tingting Liu (University of Maryland)
  1. Correlating the total mass of galaxy clusters and the BH mass of the brightest cluster galaxies
  2. Supermassive Black Hole Binary Candidates from the Pan-STARRS1 Medium Deep Survey
Wed 01/31/2018
  1. Christopher Moore
  1. The Miniature X-ray Solar Spectrometer (MinXSS) CubeSats: instrument capabilities and early science analysis on the quiet Sun, active regions, and flares.
Wed 02/14/2018
  1. Leon Golub & Gus Muench (CfA)
  1. Publishing in the AAS Journals -- The Editor's Point of View
Wed 02/21/2018
  1. Thomas Reiprich (AIfA)
  1. Cosmology with X-ray Galaxy Clusters
Wed 02/28/2018
  1. Mislav Balokovic (BHI)
  1. Constraints on the Properties of the Obscuring Torus from the NuSTAR Survey of Nearby AGN
Wed 03/07/2018
  1. Daniel Castro (CfA)
  2. Atish Kamble (CfA)
  1. The Monster Next Door: Fermi-LAT observations of Supernova Remnant N132D in the Large Magellanic Cloud
  2. Radio Supernovae in Extreme Environments
Wed 03/28/2018
  1. Federisco Fraschetti (University of Arizona / CfA)
  2. Antony Stark (CfA)
  1. Amplification of magnetic field at inward shocks of supernova remnant Cassiopeia A
  2. Recent Results from the South Pole Telescope
Wed 04/04/2018
  1. Morgan MacLeod (CfA)
  2. Bill Forman
  1. The Transformation of Binaries through Common Envelope Episodes
  2. Characterizing the Outburst of the Supermassive Black Hole in M87
Wed 04/11/2018
  1. Dale Frail (NRAO)
  2. Joe Mohr (LMU)
  1. Fracking for Pulsars
  2. Insights into the Mass Accretion History on Cluster Scales from Observations of Stellar and ICM Mass Scaling Relations
Wed 04/18/2018
  1. Susann Bisogni (CfA)
  2. Fabrizio Nicastro (INAF/CfA)
  1. Quasars as cosmological probes
  2. Detection of the Missing Baryons in the Warm-Hot Intergalactic Medium
Wed 04/25/2018
  1. Ian Evans (CfA)
  2. Raffaele D'Abrusco (CfA)
  1. The Chandra Source Catalog 2.0
  2. CSCview demo
Wed 05/02/2018
  1. Wolfgang Kerzendorf (ESO)
  2. David Barnes (MIT)
  1. What ignites white dwarfs?
  2. Exploring the formation and destruction of cool-cores with IllustrisTNG
Wed 05/09/2018
  1. Zoltan Haiman (Columbia University)
  1. Merging Supermassive Black Hole Binaries
Wed 05/16/2018
  1. Southampton students
Wed 05/23/2018
  1. Gabriella Di Gennaro (CfA)
  2. Michelle Ntampaka (CfA)
  1. Radio and X-ray observations at Galaxy Cluster shocks
  2. Dynamical Mass Measurements of Galaxy Clusters Using Support Distribution Machines
Wed 05/30/2018
  1. Feraz Azhar (BHI)
  2. Sandro Tacchella (CfA)
  1. Quantifying fine-tuning in the early universe: primordial black holes as dark matter
  2. The Formation and Evolution of Bulges and Disks in High-Redshift Galaxies