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Upcoming JBCA and Schuster Colloquia

JBCA Colloquia begin at 3.00pm every Wednesday in the Sir Bernard Lovell Seminar Room (3.225) in the Alan Turing Building, unless otherwise stated. Tea, coffee and biscuits are served from 2.45pm. The post-colloquium social starts at 4.30pm in the tea room.

Schuster Colloquia normally start at 2.30pm and take place in the Rutherford Lecture Theatre in the Schuster Building.

Extra seminars, which can be organised by anyone in the group separately from the colloquium series, are also included on this page for convenience.

To view a talk abstract, click on the talk title. Click again on the talk title to hide the abstract.

Want to suggest a speaker? Get in touch with the JBCA Colloquium organisers: Rob Beswick, Michael Brown and Mike Peel.

August 21
Alan Duffy
Extra seminar - First Galaxies and DRAGONS
August 28
(THURSDAY 2.30pm)
J.F. Drake
(University of Maryland & UC Berkeley)
Extra seminar - Voyager crosses the heliopause
September 17 Shaun Hotchkiss
Can we measure the ISW effect of voids? Do they explain the CMB coldspot? (what other cosmology can we do with them?)
September 24 Annette Ferguson
The Peripheries of Nearby Galaxies: Dim but not Dull
October 1
Paola Borri Schuster Colloquium - Shedding new light on cells with coherent multiphoton microscopy
October 8 Christopher J. Conselice
October 15 Andrew Lyne
(JBCA/JBO Manchester)
Understanding pulsar spin-down
October 22 Debora Sijacki
How to model AGN in cosmological simulations?
October 29 Internal Symposium
November 5
Silvia Resconi Schuster Colloquium - Cosmic Rays and Neutrinos
November 12 Gary Fuller
November 19 TBA
November 26 Maurizio Salaris
(Liverpool John Moores)
December 3
Chris Lintott
Schuster Colloquium - The Zooniverse
December 10 Scott Ransom