Seminars usually on
Thursdays 14:15

in Lundmarksalen




Seminar
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:

Making, baking and breaking: Dust in the ISM
(abstract)

Anja Andersen
Dark Cosmology Centre, Copenhagen

Thursday Oct 30, 14:15, in Lundmarksalen


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
Wednesday
Katrin Ros
Lund Observatory

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

2014-09-25


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

2014-10-09
10:30
Alessandro Sozzetti
INAF, Torino
Astrometry and Exoplanetary Science: A Revolution in the Making
(abstract)

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

2014-10-20 COMPUTE seminars
Why the humanities needs a lab and what we do in it
Monday
14:30-17:00
Marianne Gullberg
Why on earth do the Humanities need a lab?

Annika Andersson
What the recording of brainwaves can tell us about language processing

Marcus Nyström
What are eye movements? Looking into the elastic eye

Victoria Johansson
Are we reading during writing? What does the combination of keystroke logging and eyetracking reveal?

Nicolo dell'Unto
The use of 3D models for intra-site investigation in Archaeology

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
Making, baking and breaking: Dust in the ISM
(abstract)

2014-11-06 Ben de Vries
Stockholm University
Astromineralogy - keeping an eye on the evolution of stars and planets
(abstract)

2014-11-13 Rob Fender
University of Oxford

Black hole accretion

2014-11-17 COMPUTE seminar

Monday
14:15-15:30
Deborah Sijacki
University of Cambridge
Evolving population of black holes across cosmic time

2014-11-19
Wednesday 13:30
Daniel Carrera
Lund Observatory

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

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

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
Monday
14:15-15:30
Anna-Karin Tornberg
KTH, Stockholm
Accelerated boundary integral simulations of particulate and two-phase flows

2014-12-18 Källen all day Astronomy Symposium















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)