Seminars Archive - 2012
ASTROPHYSICS SEMINARS (2012)
All seminars begin at 2.30pm in room 1004, Blackett Laboratory, unless otherwise indicated below, and are followed by refreshments and discussion.
Wednesday, May 2
Rhodri Evans (Cardiff University)
"Astonomy from a Boeing 747: why and how"
Wednesday, May 9
Luca Fossati (Open University)
"HST observations of the transiting exoplanet WASP-12b: deepening into a complex system"
Wednesday, May 23
Chiara Arina (Aachen University)
"Dark Matter direct detection and Bayesian statistics"
Wednesday, May 30
Chris Carilli (National Radio Astronomy Observatory)
"A molecular deep field"
Wednesday, June 6
Michael Rowan-Robinson (Imperial College)
"Interstellar dust in the inner solar system"
Wednesday, June 20
Elisabetta Valianted (University of Cardiff)
"Submillimetre observations of galaxy evolution"
Wednesday, June 27
Roberto Maiolino (University of Cambridge)
"The evolution of the metals and dust content in galaxies throughout the cosmic epochs"
Seminar organiser: Dr Daniel Mortlock (d.mortlock AT imperial.ac.uk)
COSMOLOGY SEMINARS (2012)
All seminars begin at 12 noon in the Theoretical Physics seminar room, Room 503, Huxey Building, unless otherwise indicated below.
Anne Green (Nottingham)
"The Search for Dark Matter"
Dipak Munshi (Cardiff)
"Statistical Properties of Thermal Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Maps"
Michelle Knights (Cape Town)
"Towards the Future of Supernova Cosmology"
Robert Crittenden (Portsmouth)
"Fables of Reconstruction: Controlling Bias in the Dark Energy Equation of State"
Lloyd Knox (UC Davis, California)
Seminar organisers: Laura Watson (l.watson09 AT imperial.ac.uk) and Caroline Clark (caroline.clark05 AT imperial.ac.uk)