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Scientific Talks

SO/NSF OIR Lab Joint Colloquium Series Talks are held in Steward Observatory N210 at 3:30pm on Thursdays. Coffee will be available at 3:15. Light refreshments are served after the talk. Click here to stream podcasts of previous coloquium talks.

TAP Colloquium Series are held in Kuiper Space Building in room 312 at 3:45pm on Mondays with refreshments starting at 3:15.

In addition to these special talks we remind you that Steward Journal Club is every Wednesday at Noon in N305. NSF OIR Lab FLASH is every Friday from 12:00-1:00pm.

Other ongoing talk series are at Planetary Sciences (LPL) on Tuesdays at 3:45pm, and Physics colloquia are on Fridays at 3pm.

Steward Observatory Science Coffee is held at 9:30am on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. This is where graduate students, faculty, and postdocs discuss a handful of recent ArXiv papers over the course of half an hour.

Spring 2020

1/23/20: Steve Ertel, LBTO:

Observing Habitable Zones with Precision Infrared Interferometry/The Context and Science Return from the LBTI/HOSTS Survey

1/30/20: Marc Postman, Space Telescope Science Institute (STScl)

LUVOIR: Telling the Story of Life in the Universe

2/13/20: Carolyn Raithel, Steward Observ.

Constraining the Neutron Star Equation of State with Gravitational Wave Events

2/20/20: Suvrath Mahadevan, Penn State University

Precision Radial Velocity & Photometry from the Ground: Advances, Prospects & Challenges

2/27/20: Elisabeth Mills, University of Kansas (CANCELED)

Journey to the Center of the Galaxy: Following the Gas to Understand the Past and Future Activity of Galaxy Nuclei

3/5/20: Duncan Brown, Syracuse University

What Have we Learned about Binary Neutron Stars Since the Discovery of GW170817?