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. Please contact Davide Martizzi, Mikhail Belyaev, or Sasha Tchekhovskoy for more information.

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

DateSpeakerAffiliationTitleHostPdf
March 7, 2016 Lorenzo Sironi Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics The Journey of High-Energy Photons in Blazar Jets Mikhail Belyaev
March 14, 2016 Vicky Kalogera Northwestern University LIGO discovery of a Binary Black Hole Merger Philipp Moesta
March 21, 2016 N/A NO TALK (Spring Break)
March 28, 2016 Nicholas Battaglia Princeton University Constraints on halo energetics from combined Sunyaev-Zel'dovich measurements Marcel van Daalen
April 4, 2016 Dmitri Uzdensky University of Colorado Relativistic Magnetic Reconnection in High-Energy Astrophysics: Particle Acceleration and Radiation Alexander Tchekhovskoy
April 11, 2016 N/A NO TALK
April 18, 2016 Desika Narayanan Haverford College ISM Theory in the Era of ALMA Robert Feldmann
April 25, 2016 Anthony Piro Carnegie Observatories Catching Stars in the Act of Dying Ken Shen
May 2, 2016 Blakesley Burkhart Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics The Origins and Implications of Turbulence in Galaxies Davide Martizzi
May 9, 2016 Lucia Pavan University of Geneva TBD Mikhail Belyaev
May 16, 2016 Maria Petropoulou Purdue University Neutrino emission from blazars and predictions for IceCube Alexander Tchekhovskoy

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