Seminars usually on
Thursdays 14:15

in Lundmarksalen




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organisers:

Thomas Bensby
and
Melvyn B. Davies



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Spring 2014
Fall 2013
Spring 2013
Fall 2012
Spring 2012
Fall 2011
Spring 2011
2010
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SEMINARS AT LUND OBSERVATORY
Next seminar:

Thursday August 21, at 10:30, in Lundmarksalen

 Master thesis presentation

Tiphaine Lagadec
Lund Observatory

Direct imaging of stellar surface structure:
Laboratory simulation of long-baseline intensity interferometry
(abstract)



FALL 2014

2014-08-21
10:30
Tiphaine Lagadec
Lund Observatory

Master thesis presentation

Direct imaging of stellar surface structure:
Laboratory simulation of long-baseline intensity interferometry
(abstract)

2014-08-28 Michele Trenti
University of Cambridge
Stars and galaxies in the first billion years after the Big Bang
(abstract)

2014-09-03
13:30
Joel Wallenius
Lund Observatory

Master thesis presentation
Secular oscillations and Kozai cycles in planetary systems
(abstract)

2014-09-11 Chiaki Kobayashi
University of Hertfordshire
Chemodynamical simulation of the Milky Way Galaxy, the first chemical enrichment, and the AGN feedback
(abstract)

2014-09-17 Katrin Ros
Lund Observatory

Licenciate thesis presentation
Particle growth around ice lines - a pathway towards planet formation

2014-09-25 John Conway
Onsala Space Observatory
SKA

2014-10-02 Joergen Christensen-Dalsgaard
Aarhus University
New insight into stellar properties from Kepler asteroseismology
(abstract)

2014-10-09 Alessandro Sozzetti
INAF, Torino
Exoplanets and astrometry

2014-10-16 Justin Read
University of Surrey
Astrophysical probes of dark matter

2014-10-20 COMPUTE seminar


2014-10-23 Jan Conrad
Stockholm University
Cherenkov Telescope Array – the future of gamma-ray astrophysics
(abstract)

2014-10-30 Anja Andersen
Dark Cosmology Centre, Copenhagen
TBA

2014-11-06 Ben de Vries
Stockholm University
TBA

2014-11-13 Daniel Carrera
Lund Observatory

Licenciate thesis presentation
Formation of planetesimals from mm-sized chondrules and chondrule aggregates

2014-11-17 COMPUTE seminar


2014-11-20 Rob Fender
University of Oxford
Black hole accretion

2014-11-27 Henriette Schwarz
Leiden University
Characterisation of exoplanet atmospheres with ground-based high dispersion spectroscopy

2014-12-04 Leonardi Testi
European Southern Observatory
The disks of dawn: observational constraints on the initial conditions for planet formation

2014-12-11 Karl Jansson
Lund Observatory

Licenciate thesis presentation
Formation of pebble-pile planetesimals

2014-12-15 COMPUTE seminar

2014-12-18
















SPRING 2014


2014-01-28
Tuesday 15:30, Rydbergssalen, Fysicum hus H
(Coffee at 15:00)
Sofia Feltzing
Lund Observatory
The New Milky Way
(abstract)

2014-01-30 Amaury Triaud
MIT Kavli Institute
Exploring and exploiting the diversity of exoplanetary systems
(abstract)

2014-02-05
ATP Wed talk
15:15 in Lundmarksalen
Mattias Olsson
Lund

Modeling of survival data and some nice applications in clinical medicine

2014-02-13

No seminar, Star and planet formation for All week

2014-02-20



2014-02-27

Karin Öberg
CfA, Harvard

Källen seminar
Icy origins: the chemistry of planet formation
(abstract)

2014-03-04
Tuesday
COMPUTE winter meeting


2014-03-05
ATP Wed talk
15:15 in Lundmarksalen
Gösta Gustafson
Lund
How can we understand the strong force?

2014-03-13


2014-03-19
Wednesday 10:30
Zoe Leinhardt
University of Bristol
A Planetesimal Pas de Deux or the Clash of the Titans: A Model for Collisions in Planet Formation
(abstract)

2014-03-27


2014-04-03 Maurizio Salaris
Liverpool John Moores
The complex stellar populations of globular clusters
(abstract)

2014-04-09
Note Wednesday
10:30-11:30

Erik Zackrisson
Stockholm University
Extragalactic SETI - Are there any Kardashev type IIIs out there?
(abstract)

2014-04-14



2014-04-23
Wednesday
COMPUTE seminar and medical imaging talks


2014-04-24 Michael Perryman
University of Bristol

Källen seminar
Astrometry: its history and scientific importance today
(abstract)

2014-05-01


2014-05-07
ATP Wed talk
15:15 in Lundmarksalen
Lia Athanassoula
Laboratory d'astrophysique de Marseille
Bars and boxy bulges in the Milky Way and other galaxies
(abstract)

2014-05-08 Eric Josselin
LUPM, CNRS, Montpellier
Atmospheres, magnetism and mass loss of red supergiant stars
(abstract)

2014-05-22 Jörn Wilms
University of Erlangen-Nuremberg
X-ray Observations of Galactic (and Extragalactic) Black Holes
(abstract)

2014-06-09
Monday, 10:30
Ian Bonnell
St Andrews Univ.
Star formation and Galactic ecology

2014-06-18
Wednesday, 14:15
Andrew Youdin
University of Arizona


Master's seminars
2014-05-26
10:30-12
Wilhelm Krüger
The possible impact of intermediate mass black holes on our galaxy
2014-05-27
10:30-12
Giorgi Kokala
Astrometric lensing - what Gaia can and cannot do
2014-05-28
10:30-12
Ryan Skeoch
The consequences of dwarf
galaxies colliding with the Milky Way
2014-05-28
13:30-15
Ylva Götberg What Gaia can reveal about the matter distribution in the Milky Way
2014-06-02
10:30-12
Jonas Andersson

2014-06-16
13:30
Gael Noirot

2014-08-21
10:30













    AUTUMN 2013

2013-09-12 Scott Tremaine
IAS, Princeton, USA

Källen seminar
Black holes in nearby galaxies
(abstract)

2013-09-19 Sundar Srinivasan
ASIAA, Taiwan
The Evolved-Star Dust Budget in Nearby Galaxies
(abstract)

2013-09-26 Melissa Ness
Heidelberg
Searching For The Relics of Merger Formation in the Galactic Bulge of the Milky Way

(abstract)

2013-10-02

ATP Wednesday Seminar

Wednesday
15:15, Sal F, Fysicum

Subir Sarkar

Niels Bohr Institute and University of Oxford

Connecting Inner Space & Outer Space
(abstract)

2013-10-03

Andromedasalen!

Alexey Butkevich
Lohrmann Observatory, Dresden
Malmquist bias: A timeless gem found in Lund
(abstract)

2013-10-10 -- 12    Astronomdagarna i Lund


2013-10-17 James Dale
University Observatory Munich
Before the supernovae - what massive stars do to moelcular clouds before they explode
(abstract)

2013-10-23

ATP Wednesday Seminar

Wednesday
15:15, Sal F, Fysicum

Anders Irbäck
Lund


Modeling protein aggregation - from sticks to atomic representation
(abstract)

2013-10-31 Johan Holmberg
Katedralskolan, Lund
Effective temperatures of F and G dwarfs and their implications
(abstract)

2013-11-07 Konstantin Batygin
CfA, Harvard
Magnetic and Gravitational Disk-Star Interactions: Towards a Unified Origin for the Distributions of Stellar Rotation Rates and Spin-Orbit Misalignments
(abstract)

2013-11-13

ATP Wednesday Seminar

Wednesday
15:15, Sal F, Fysicum

Ross Church
Lund

Cosmic explosions from compact binaries
(abstract)

2013-11-21 Julien Lambert
Lund

Non local thermodynamical radiative transfer in red supergiant stellar atmospheres
(abstract)

2013-11-27

Wednesday
11:15, Lundmarksalen

Ken Freeman
RSAA, Australia

Källen seminar
Galactic Archaeology and Chemical Tagging
(abstract)

2013-12-05 Yvonne Becherini
Linneaus University, Campus Växjö
Very-High-Energy extragalactic astrophysics with H.E.S.S., HESS-II and CTA
(abstract)












    SPRING 2013

2013-01-15

Tuesday
10:30

Maria Bergemann
MPA, Garching
High-precision spectroscopy and fundamental parameters of cool stars
(abstract)

2013-01-24


Lucio Mayer
University of Zurich
Rapid formation of massive black hole seeds in the the galaxy-merger trigger model: from simulations to statistical properties of a massive BH population
(abstract)

2013-01-29

Tuesday
14:15

Anders Nyholm
Lund

Master thesis sem.
A Metallicity Snapshot of the Small Magellanic Cloud from Spectra of RR Lyrae Stars
(abstract)


2013-01-31


2013-02-06

Wednesday
15:15

Bo Söderberg
Lund

ATP Wednesday Seminar

Quasiperiodic Patterns in Biology
(abstract)

2013-02-07 No seminar, Cosmology for All week


2013-02-14 Fabio Iocco
Oskar Klein Center for Cosmoparticle Physics
Astrophysical probes for Dark Matter searches
(abstract)

2013-02-21 Richard Parker
ETH Zurich
Planet formation in dynamic environments
(abstract)

2013-02-28 Fredrik Windmark
Heidelberg
Planetesimal formation by sweep-up coagulation
(abstract)

2013-03-05

Tuesday
14:15

Stephan Rosswog
Stockholm University
Towards a multi-messenger picture of compact binary mergers
(abstract)

2013-03-06

Wednesday
15:15, Sal F, Fysicum
Chao-Chin Yang
Lund

ATP Wednesday Seminar
Turbulent mixing in Galactic Discs
(abstract)

2013-03-14 Chris Brook
Universidad Autonoma de Madrid
Clues to the Nature of the Milky Way abundance trends from Cosmological Simulations
(abstract)

2013-03-21


Christian Brinch
University of Copenhagen
What can we learn about star formation from numerical simulations of star formation?
(abstract)

2013-03-25

Monday
10:30

Philipp Podsiadlowski
Oxford University
From Supernova to Hypernova: Understanding Supernova Diversity
(abstract)

2013-04-04


2013-04-10

Wednesday
15:15

Malin Sjödahl
Lund

ATP Wednesday Seminar

The three colours of the strong force
(abstract)

2013-04-11 Emily Freeland
Stockholm University
Intergalactic Gas in Groups of Galaxies: Implications for Dwarf Spheroidal Formation and The Missing Baryons Problem
(abstract)

2013-04-16
Tuesday
14:00

Chris Tout
IoA, Cambridge


The Origin of the Strongest Magnetic Fields in White Dwarfs
(abstract)

2013-04-25 Oliver Gressel
Stockholm

Toward dynamic simulations of the Galactic Dynamo
(abstract)

2013-05-02 Anders Johansen
Lund

Docent lecture
The observational study of exoplanetary atmospheres
(abstract)

2013-05-09 No seminar, Kristi Himmelfärdsdag

2013-05-16 Thomas Henning
Max Planck, Heidelberg
From gas disks to exoplanet atmospheres
(abstract)

2013-05-23


2013-05-27

Monday
14:15

Kevin Heng
University of Bern

COMPUTE seminar
Exoplanetary Atmospheres and Climates: Theory and Simulation
(abstract)

2013-05-30


2013-06-03

Monday
10:30

Elvijs Matrozis
Lund Observatory

Master's seminar
On the Galactic Chemical Evolution of Sulphur


2013-06-04

Tuesday 10:30
Viktor Holmelin
Lund Observatory

Master's seminar
Combining astrometric and radial velocity data for exoplanet
detection


2013-06-05

Wednesday
10:30

Mohsen Farzone
Lund Observatory

Master's seminar
Evaluating the Origin of Water Vapour in Giant Stars


2013-06-06 No seminar, National Day of Sweden


2013-06-19
Wednesday
14:15

Wladimir Lyra
Caltech, Pasadena, USA
Evolution of circumstellar disks and planet formation
(abstract)














AUTUMN 2012

2012-09-05

Wednesday
10:30

Note day and time!
Hiva Pazira
Lund Observatory

Master's thesis
Spectroscopy across Stellar Surfaces

(abstract)

2012-09-13


Fredrik Boberg
Danmarks Meteorologiske Institut

Confidence in Multi-Model Climate Projections due to Model Deficiencies
(abstract)

2012-09-17

Monday
13:30

Note day and time!

Ted Gull
NASA/GSFC Laboratory for Exoplanets and Stellar Astrophysics

Eta Carinae and the Homunculus: New Results and New Directions
(abstract)

2012-09-19


ATP Wednesday
Seminar
15:30

Note day and time!

Carl Troein

Biological clocks

2012-09-20



2012-09-27

Torgny Karlsson
Uppsala

Relic Star Clusters as Probes of the Star and Galaxy Formation Processes in the High Redshift Universe
(abstract)

2012-10-04



2012-10-11

Marijke Haverkorn
Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

Magnetic fields in the Milky Way
(abstract)

2012-10-17

ATP Wednesday
Seminar
15:30

Note day and time!

Johan Rathsman

Higgs physics

2012-10-18

Richard P Nelson
University of London

Planetesimal and planetary dynamics in discs with dead zones
(abstract)

2012-10-25

COMPUTE
Seminar

Chris Lintott
Oxford

What to do with 600,000 scientists
(abstract)

2012-11-01

Jennifer Johnson
Ohio State University

M giants in the Milky Way halo: The Search
for Metal-rich Accretion Events

(abstract)

2012-11-05

Monday
13:30

Note day and time!
Bruce Balick
University of Washington, Seattle


Planetary nebulae: New tricks of old stars
(abstract)

2012-11-14

ATP Wednesday
Seminar
15:30

Note day and time!
Greg Ruchti
Lund Observatory

Lithium in the Cosmos
(abstract)

2012-11-15

Mordecai-Mark Mac Low
American Museum of Natural History, NY

The formation of molecular clouds and massive stars
(abstract)

2012-11-22

Joris de Ridder
Instituut voor Sterrenkunde, Leuven

Red giant seismology
(abstract)

2012-11-29



2012-12-06

13:15

Note time!
Licenciate thesis defence

Michiel Lambrechts
Lund Observatory


Formation of gas-giant plants
(abstract)

2012-12-10

COMPUTE
Seminar

Monday at 15:15

Note day and time!
Bernhard Mehlig
Göteborg University

Turbulent aerosols: clustering, caustics, and collisions
(abstract)