High Energy Phenomena Seminar Schedule

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Date Speaker Title
Wed 09/18/2019
  1. Urmila Chadayammuri (CfA)
  2. Marat Musin (Beijing National Observatories)
  1. Reconstructing merger dynamics with simulations and multi-wavelength Observations: The case of cluster Abell 2146
  2. Synergy of the SDSS and the WISE in the Stripe 82: physical properties of 15 million galaxies
Wed 09/25/2019
  1. Pragati Pradhan (MIT)
  2. Benjamin Oppenheimer (University of Colorado)
  1. SFXTs versus classical SgXBs: Does the difference lie in the companion wind?
  2. Why the UV Circumgalactic Medium "Revolution" Turned Me into an X-ray Astronomer
Wed 10/02/2019
  1. Michael Zevin (Northwestern University)
  2. Kristian Ehlert (AIP Potsdam)
  1. Unveiling the lives and deaths of stars through compact object mergers
  2. AGN heating with CRs in a magnetized, turbulent ICM
Wed 10/09/2019
  1. Cecilia Garraffo (Harvard / CfA)
  2. Julian Alvarado-Gomez (CfA)
  1. On the Magnetic Nature of the CV Period Gap
  2. (Simulating) Coronal Mass Ejections in Active Stars
Wed 10/16/2019
  1. Nazma Islam (CfA)
  2. Andreas Zezas (University of Crete)
  1. X-ray Galaxy Atlas Project
  2. Characterization and demographics of X-ray binaries in nearby galaxies
Wed 10/23/2019
  1. Jenny Greene (Princeton University)
  1. Black Holes, Large and Intermediate
Wed 10/30/2019
  1. Niharika Sravan (Purdue University)
  2. Tim Bastian (NRAO)
  1. Observational parameter space for SN IIb progenitors from population-scale stellar evolution modeling
  2. Radio Propagation Diagnostics of the Inner Heliosphere in the Era of the Parker Solar Probe
Wed 11/06/2019
  1. Kristen Dage (MSU)
  2. Konstantina Anastasopoulou (University of Crete & FORTH)
  1. Multiwavelength Studies of Ultraluminous X-Ray Sources in Extragalactic Globular Clusters
  2. XMM-Newton survey of star-forming galaxies in the local Universe: X-ray binary scaling relations
Wed 11/13/2019
  1. Adi Foord (University of Michigan)
  2. Antonija Oklopcic (CfA)
  1. Quantifying the rate of dual AGNs with BAYMAX
  2. The importance of high-energy stellar radiation for escaping exoplanet atmospheres
Wed 11/20/2019
  1. Monique Arnaud (CEA)
  1. TBD
Wed 12/11/2019
  1. Dominique Eckert (University of Geneva)
  1. TBD