High Energy Phenomena Seminar Schedule

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Date Speaker Title Special Note
Wed 09/23/2020
  1. Yuanyuan Zhang (Fermilab)
  2. Andrea Travascio (Sapienza/INAF Roma)
  1. Dark Energy Survey at the Low Surface Brightness limit: Diffuse Light in Galaxy Clusters
  2. Discovery of outflow in the metal-rich circumgalactic medium of a luminous quasar at z~ 3.6

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Wed 09/30/2020
  1. Kelsie Krafton (AAS)
  1. Science and Space Policy in the Current Era

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Wed 10/07/2020
  1. Anais Möller (CNRS LPC Clermont-Ferrand)
  2. Razieh Emami Meibody (CfA)
  1. Supernova Classification from DES to LSST
  2. DM halo morphological types of MW-like galaxies in the TNG50 simulation: Simple, Twisted, or Stretched

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Wed 10/14/2020
  1. Arya Farahi (University of Michigan)
  2. Alexandra Tetarenko (East Asian Observatory)
  1. PoPE: A Novel Tool of Extracting Correlated Signals from Noisy Measurements
  2. Multi-wavelength fast timing in X-ray binaries

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Wed 10/21/2020
  1. Ralf Ballhausen (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
  2. Thaisa Storchi-Bergmann (Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul)
  1. Dust and gas absorption and fluorescence in the High Mass X-ray binary IGR J16318-4848
  2. Gauging the impact of ionized gas outflows on the host galaxies of nearby Seyfert galaxies and QSOs

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Wed 10/28/2020
  1. Fabio Pacucci (CfA)
  2. Kimberly Arcand & Kelly Williamson (CfA)
  1. Separating accretion and mergers in the cosmic growth of black holes with X-ray and gravitational wave observations
  2. Communicating Chandra Science with the Public via Social Media

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Wed 11/04/2020
  1. Congyao Zhang (University of Chicago)
  2. Kristen Dage (McGill Space Institute)
  1. Runaway Merger Shocks in Cluster Outskirts and their Interaction with Accretion Shocks
  2. Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources in Extragalactic Globular Clusters

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Wed 11/18/2020
  1. Ileyk El Mellah (Université Grenoble Alpes)
  2. Ang Liu (MPE)
  1. Lanterns in the wind: the interplay between accreting neutron stars and clumpy line-driven winds in high-mass X-ray binaries
  2. The chemical evolution of galaxy clusters: Dissecting the iron mass budget of the ICM

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Wed 12/02/2020
  1. Lauranne Lanz (The College of New Jersey)
  2. Vivienne Baldassare (Washington State University)
  1. Constraining AGN Structure using Reflection and Reprocessing in Swift/BAT AGN
  2. Searching for active galactic nuclei in low-mass galaxies via optical variability

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Wed 12/09/2020
  1. Bailey Tetarenko (University of Michigan)
  2. Vittorio Ghirardini (MPE)
  1. TBD
  2. TBD

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