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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.

DateSpeakerTopic
August 21
(THURSDAY)
Alan Duffy
(Swinburne)
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
(Sussex)
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
(Edinburgh)
The Peripheries of Nearby Galaxies: Dim but not Dull
October 1
(2:30pm)
Paola Borri Schuster Colloquium - Shedding new light on cells with coherent multiphoton microscopy
October 8 Christopher J. Conselice
(Nottingham)
Galaxy Assembly as a New Probe of Cosmology
October 15 Andrew Lyne
(JBCA/JBO Manchester)
Understanding Pulsar Spin-down
October 29 Internal Symposium
November 5
(2:30pm)
Silvia Resconi Schuster Colloquium - Cosmic Rays and Neutrinos
November 12 Greg Sloan
(Cornell)
TBA
November 19 Gary Fuller
(JBCA Manchester)
TBA
November 26 Maurizio Salaris
(Liverpool John Moores)
TBA
December 3
(2:30pm)
Chris Lintott
(Oxford)
Schuster Colloquium - The Zooniverse
December 10 Scott Ransom
(NRAO)
TBA
January 28 TBA
TBA
February 4
(2:30pm)
TBA Schuster Colloquium - TBA
February 11 TBA
TBA
February 18 TBA
TBA
February 25 TBA
TBA
March 4
(2:30pm)
TBA Schuster Colloquium - TBA
March 11 TBA
TBA
March 18 TBA
TBA
April 15 Ignas Snellen
(Leiden)
TBA
April 22
(2:30pm)
Ray Goldstein
(DAMPT, Cambridge)
Schuster Colloquium - TBA
April 29 TBA
TBA
May 6 TBA
TBA
May 13 TBA
TBA
May 20 TBA
TBA
May 27 Doug Scott
(UBC)
TBA
June 3 TBA
TBA