Our Research

Upcoming JBCA and Schuster Colloquia

JBCA Colloquia begin at 3 pm every Wednesday in the Lovell Room (3.225) in the Alan Turing Building, unless otherwise stated. Tea, coffee and biscuits are served from 2:45 pm. The post-colloquium follows immediately after at 4:00 pm in the tea room.

Schuster Colloquia normally start at 2:30 pm 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: Rene Breton, Jens Chluba, Adam Avison.

Sep 27 Premana Premadi, Hesti Wulandari, Taufiq Hidayat, Mahasena Putra
(Institut Teknologi Bandung, Indonesia)
Some Highlights of Astronomy Research in Indonesia
Oct 11 Schuster Colloquium - Dr Samaya Nissanke
(Radboud University, The Netherlands)
Clash of the Titans: New Astrophysics of Binary Black Holes from LIGO's First Observations
Oct 18 Susanne Aalto
(Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)
Molecular outflows in AGNs and starbursts
Oct 25 Michael Shara
(American Museum of Natural History, New York)
Novae and Supernovae: Intimate Connections
Nov 1 Alessandro Melchiorri
(Sapienza Universita Di Roma, Italy)
A crisis in lalalambda land?
Nov 22 Kunal Mooley
(Oxford University)
The First EM Counterpart of a Gravitational Wave Event
Nov 29 Emily Drabek-Maunder
(Cardiff University)
How do habitable planets form? Using submillimetre and radio telescopes to understand the origins of our Solar System
Dec 7 Steven Longmore
(Liverpool John Moores University)
The Galactic Centre: a template for understanding star formation and feedback in a high-pressure environment
Dec 13 Lucas Lombriser
(University of Geneva)
Cosmic Self-Acceleration from Modified Gravity before/after GW170817
Dec 20 Robert Minchin
(Arecibo Observatory)
Hunting Galaxies in the Hurricane Zone
Jan 31 Ann Mao
Detecting magnetic fields in distant galaxies with broadband radio polarimetry
Feb 7 Schuster Colloquium - Dr Edward Pope
(Met Office)
Black holes, climate change and food security
Feb 21 TBD
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Feb 28 TBD
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Mar 7 Schuster Colloquium - Nigel Lockyer
(Director of Fermilab)
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May 2 Prof. Eiichiro Komatsu
(MPA, Garching)
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May 9 Schuster Colloquium - Dr Andrew Storer
(Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre, UK)
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May 16 TBD
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May 23 TBD
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May 30 TBD
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Jun 6 Dr. Anna Watts
(University of Amsterdam)
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Jun 13 TBD
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