Colloquia and Seminars 2014-15
Colloquia talks are held weekly on Wednesdays during the academic year (September through to April) in the Bob Wright lecture theatre A104 at 3:30 pm (unless otherwise stated). They are geared at a general audience -- faculty, staff, students and interested members of the general public are welcome.
Seminar talks are more specialized and are geared for those in a particular field. Dates and times for these talks vary.
Colloquia and seminar listings from previous academic years are listed in our archive.
Wednesday, September 10
Dr. Cornelia Hoehr, TRIUMF / University of Victoria
Wednesday, September 17
Dr. Karin Dahmen, University of Illinois
Wednesday, September 24
Dr. Eric Ford, University of Florida
Wednesday, October 1
Dr. Sean Hartnoll, Stanford University
Wednesday, October 8
Dr. Leonardo Golubovic, West Virginia University
Wednesday, October 15
Dr. Joe Redish, University of Maryland
Wednesday, October 22
Dr. Luke Dones, Southwest Research Institute
Wednesday, October 29
Dr. Sabrina Leslie, McGill University
Wednesday, November 5
Dr. Florian Beutler, Lawrence Berkeley National Labratory
Wednesday, November 19
Dr. Witold Nazarewicz, University of Tennessee
Wednesday, November 26
Dr. Peter Palffy-Muhoray, Kent State University
Wednesday, December 3
Dr. Art Olin, TRIUMF / University of Victoria
A listing of our 2014-15 colloquia series will be posted soon. Please check back.
A listing of our 2014-15 seminar series will be posted soon. Please check back.
A listing of our 2014-15 seminars will be posted soon. Please check back.
Thursday, August 28
11:00 AM / Elliott Building, Room 160
Dr. Tatsuma Nishioka, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton
Entanglement Entropy in Gapped Systems
Wednesday, August 13
11:00 AM / Clearihue Building, Room A202
Dr. Thomas de Boer, Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UK
The Star Formation History of Classical Dwarf Spheroidal Galaxies
Friday, August 8
11:00 AM / Clearihue Building, Room A203
Dr. Erik Rosolowsky, University of Alberta
Finding the Recipe for Star Formation
Wednesday, July 30
11:00 AM / Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Large Conference Room *
Dr. Caty Pilachowski, Dean Kirkwood Chair, Astronomy Department, University of Indiana
Exploring Multiple Populations in Globular Clusters in the Milky Way and Beyond
Wednesday, June 25
10:30 AM / Engineering and Computer Sciences Building, Room 108
Dr. Samantha Lawler, Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics
What on Earth is Fomalhaut B?
Friday, June 20
10:30 AM / Elliott Building, Room 162
Dr. Geraint Lewis, University of Sydney, Australia
Lessons Learnt from PAandAS: Cosmic Evolution and the Great Plane of Dwarfs
Special talks and public lectures are posted as they are scheduled.