NRAO AOC Colloquium Series: Fall 2008

Colloquia are held in the auditorium of the Array Operations Center in Socorro, New Mexico. All are welcome, but the talks generally assume a good grounding in research astronomy.

Talks are usually scheduled for 11am local time on Fridays; those which are not are indicated in red.

Current Colloquium Schedule - Fall 2008

September 12, 2008
11:00 AM
"RS Ophiuchi: The Anatomy of a Nova "
Speaker: Amy Mioduszewski
Host: Micheal Rupen
September 19, 2008
11:00 AM
"Galaxy Evolution in the Coma Cluster"
Speaker: Neal Miller
Host: Dale Frail
September 26, 2008
11:00 AM
"Spitzer Observations of Brightest Cluster Galaxies "
Speaker: Chris O'Dea
Host: Frazer Owen
October 3, 2008
11:00 AM
"The Evolution of Radio Galaxies from Parsec to Megaparsec Scales"
Speaker: Greg Taylor
Host: Craig Walker
October 10, 2008
11:00 AM
"Extreme Star Formation in the Local Universe "
Speaker: Jean Turner
Host: Miller Goss
October 17, 2008
11:00 AM
"Progress and Science with the Magdalena Ridge Observatory Interferometer"
Speaker: Michelle Creech-Eakman
Host: Peter Hofner
October 31, 2008
11:00 AM
"A Multiwavelength Study of Luminous Compact Blue Galaxies over 8 Billion Years"
Speaker: D.J. Pisano
Host: Aree Chung
November 14, 2008
11:00 AM
"Massive Black Holes in Quiescence"
Speaker: Joan Wrobel
Host: Mark Claussen
November 21, 2008
11:00 AM
"Pulsar Absorption Measurements: Determining Structures on AU to Galactic Size Scales "
Speaker: Tony Minter
Host: Dale Frail
December 5, 2008
11:00 AM
"Enriching the Universe: Do Starburst Winds Escape to the IGM"
Speaker: John Stocke
Host: Chris Carilli
December 12, 2008
11:00 AM
"Radio Continuum Observations Toward Massive Protostars "
Speaker: Peter Hofner
Host: Debra Shepherd
December 19, 2008
11:00 AM
"Is Anybody Out There? Searching for ET and Transients with Eight Million SETI@home Volunteers "
Speaker: Dan Wertheimer
Host: Walter Brisken

If you would like to talk with the speaker, send email to the local host. If you are the speaker, and need to talk to someone, try either your local host or one of the current colloquium chairs. We are always on the lookout for suggestions for future speakers.

Previous Colloquium Series

Previous colloquia are available:

Other Astrophysics Colloquia in New Mexico

Colloquia at Other NRAO Sites


Modified onWednesday, 18-Feb-2009 09:13:23 MST by Stephan Witz