The Theoretical Astrophysics Center

Theoretical Astrophysics Center Seminars

Theoretical Astrophysics Center seminars are held on Mondays at noon (~12:10 pm) in 131 A Campbell Hall unless noted otherwise. The current TAC organizers are Marcel van Daalen, Jing Luan, and Philipp Moesta. For more information please contact them at tac-seminar[at]astro.berkeley.edu.

Note: There are also Berkeley Cosmology Group seminars on Tuesdays.

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitleHostPdf
August 29, 2016 Dan Whalen ICG Portsmouth Finding the First Cosmic Explosions Chris McKee
September 5, 2016 N/A N/A NO TALK (Labour Day) N/A
September 12, 2016 Norman Murray CITA On the origin of turbulence in Giant Molecular Clouds in the Milky Way Eliot Quataert
September 19, 2016 Sarah Wellons Harvard CfA TBD
September 26, 2016 Susan Kassin STScI The Assembly of Disk Galaxies
October 3, 2016 Antonija Oklopcic Caltech Probing exoplanet atmospheres with Raman scattering
October 10, 2016 Yuan-Sen Ting Harvard CfA Prospects for Chemically Tagging the Galaxy
October 17, 2016 Evan Schneider University of Arizona TBD
October 24, 2016 Julie Hlavacek-Larrondo Université de Montréal TBD
October 31, 2016 Jonathan Katz Washington University Fast Radio Bursts
November 7, 2016 Alexander Philippov Princeton TBD
November 14, 2016 Kedron Silsbee Princeton TBD
November 21, 2016 Philip Mocz Harvard CfA Moving mesh simulations of star forming cores in magneto-gravo-turbulence
November 28, 2016 Lucia Pavan Université de Genève TBD
December 5, 2016 Mislav Balokovic Caltech TBD
December 12, 2016 Jim Cordes Cornell University TBD

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