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Socorro Colloquium Schedule - Fall 2016

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NRAO Socorro Friday Colloquium Schedule - Fall 2016

Colloquia are held in the auditorium of the Domenici Science Operations Center (DSOC) 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.

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Fall 2016

 

Monday
25 Jul 2016
4:00 MT

Special Colloquium

The Evolution of Dwarf Irregular Galaxies
Speaker: Megan Johnson (CSIRO)
Host:  Bryan Butler

Wednesday
27 Jul 2016
4:00 MT

Special Colloquium

Opening New Frontiers in the Study of Star Formation Using the Next Generation of Radio Telescopes
Speaker: Amanda Kepley (NRAO-CV)
Host:  Bryan Butler

Monday
8 Aug 2016
11:00 MT

Special Colloquium

Blazars, Novae, and Transients! Oh My!
Speaker: Justin Linford (George Washington University)
Host:  Bryan Butler

Friday
9 Sep 2016
11:00 MT
(Postponed)
The Canadian Hydrogen Intensity Mapping Experiment (CHIME)
Speaker: Keith Vanderlinde (U Toronto)
Host: Paul Demorest
Friday
16 Sep 2016
11:00 MT
VLA follow-up of cosmic explosions and collisions
Speaker: Alessandra Corsi (TTU)
Host: Dale Frail
Friday
23 Sep 2016
11:00 MT
Magnetic Field In An Isolated Massive Dense Clump - A Study Across A High Spatial Dynamic Range
Speaker: Hiroko Shinnaga (Kagoshima)
Host: Mark Claussen
Friday
30 Sep 2016
11:00 MT
Telescope Optics Design - Parameters and Options
Speaker: Srikanth Sivasankaran (CDL)
Host: Steven Durand
Friday
7 Oct 2016
11:00 MT
Airborne Astronomy with SOFIA: Motivation and Science Highlights
Speaker: Hans Zinnecker (SOFIA/DSI)
Host: Miller Goss
Friday
14 Oct 2016
11:00 MT

Calibration and Imaging Workshop - no colloquium

Friday
21 Oct 2016
11:00 MT
Zooming in where the jets are born - RadioAstron space-VLBI observations of nearby radio galaxies
Speaker: Tuomas Savolainen (Aalto University)
Host: Frank Schinzel
Friday
28 Oct 2016
11:00 MT
Dwarf Galaxies During the First Three Billion Years
Speaker: Kristian Finlator (NMSU)
Host: D.A. Frail
Friday
4 Nov 2016
11:00 MT
NM Symposium
Friday
11 Nov 2016
11:00 MT
Veteran's Day - no colloquium
Friday
18 Nov
2016
11:00 MT
High Mass Star Formation in the Galaxy's Densest Environments
Speaker: Adam Ginsburg (NRAO)
Host: Juergen Ott
Friday
25 Nov 2016
11:00 MT
Thanksgiving - no colloquium
Friday
2 Dec 2016
11:00 MT
The Milky Way Laboratory
Speaker: Cara Battersby (CfA, Harvard)
Host: Juergen Ott
Friday
9 Dec 2016
11:00 MT
The Basis for Cosmic Ray Feedback:  Written on the Wind
Speaker: Ellen Zweibel (University of Wisconsin Madison)
Host: Chris Hales
Thursday
15 Dec 2016
10:00 MT

Special Colloquium

Mass assembly in star-forming clouds from filaments to disks
Speaker: Rachel Friesen (Dunlap Institute)
Host: Jeff Kern

Friday
16 Dec 2016
11:00 MT
The Origins and Implications of Turbulence in Galaxies
Speaker: Blakesley Burkhart (CfA)
Host: Lorraine Bowman

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