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NRAO Socorro Friday Colloquium Schedule - Fall 2012

Colloquia are held in the auditorium of the Domenici Science Operations Center in Socorro, New Mexico. All are welcome, but the talks generally assume a good grounding in research astronomy.

Colloquium talks are usually scheduled for 11am local time on Fridays; those which are not are indicated in green.

Fall 2012



14 Sep 2012
11:00 MT
Modes of Mass-loss in Microquasars
Speaker: Katherine Blundell (Oxford)
Host: Amy Mioduszewski
21 Sep 2012
11:00 MT
Servicing Mission 4 and the Extraordinary Science of the Hubble Space Telescope
Speaker: Jennifer Wiseman (NASA)
Host: Debra Shepherd
28 Sep 2012
11:00 MT
Feedback Processes in Rapid Star-Forming Galaxies
Speaker: Todd Thompson (Ohio State)
Host: Minnie Mao
5 Oct 2012
11:00 MT
software training - no colloquium
12 Oct 2012
11:00 MT
Advances in Digital Technology (with application to radio astronomy)
Speaker: David Hawkins (Caltech/OVRO)
Host: Steve Durand
19 Oct 2012
11:00 MT
Dynamics of Stellar Jets Revealed Through Phase Space
Speaker: Patrick Hartigan (Rice University)
Host: Huib Intema
26 Oct 2012
11:00 MT
Steps to the Reionization Epoch
Speaker: Ravi Subrahmanyan (NRAO/RRI)
Host: Rick Perley
2 Nov 2012
11:00 MT
The Co-Evolution of Galaxies and Black Holes: A Local Perspective
Speaker: Tim Heckman (John Hopkins University)
Host: Chris Carilli
9 Nov 2012
11:00 MT
Stellar Feedback and the Ecology of the Galactic ISM
Speaker: John Bally (Colorado at Boulder)
Host: Miller Goss
16 Nov 2012
11:00 MT
Probing planet formation through millimeter-wave observations
Andrea Isella (Caltech)
Host: Claire Chandler
23 Nov 2012
11:00 MT
NRAO Holiday - no colloquium
29 Nov 2012
14:00 MT
The Giant Molecular Clouds in the Magellanic Clouds
Speaker: Yasuo Fukui (Nagoya University)
Host: Juergen Ott
30 Nov 2012
11:00 MT

New Mexico Symposium - Jansky Lecture

colloquium a day earlier, Thursday 29th

7 Dec 2012
11:00 MT
Extragalactic Dust Mass Determinations in the Optical and Infrared: Dust Emissivity Variations
Speaker: Karl Gordon (STScI)
Host: Crystal Anderson
14 Dec 2012
11:00 MT
A New Probe of Dark Matter in Galaxies
Speaker: Sukanya Chakrabarti (Florida Atlantic University)
Host: Ravi Subrahmanyan

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