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NRAO Socorro Friday Colloquium Schedule - Spring 2012

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.

Spring 2012

Friday
20 Jan 2012
11:00 MT
Lyman Alpha and Galaxy Formation: An Observer's Perspective
Speaker: Arjun Dey (NOAO)
Host: Juergen Ott
Friday
27 Jan 2012
11:00 MT
Molecular gas and star formation in early-type galaxies
Speaker: Martin Bureau University of Oxford
Host: Lisa Young
Friday
3 Feb 2012
11:00 MT
Exploring the structure and composition of Io's atmosphere with(sub)mm observations
Speaker: Arielle Moullet (NRAO)
Host: Bryan Butler
Friday
10 Feb 2012
11:00 MT
New Approaches in the Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence
Speaker: Seth Shostak (SETI Institute)
Host: Dale Frail
Friday
17 Feb 2012
11:00 MT
Cosmic Rays in Star-Forming Galaxies: Understanding Jansky's Cosmic Noise
Speaker: Brian Lacki (Ohio State)
Host: Walter Brisken
Friday
24 Feb 2012
11:00 MT
Data Reduction Workshop - no colloquium
Friday
2 Mar 2012
11:00 MT
Formation of Star Clusters
Speaker: Bruce G. Elmegreen IBM T. J. Watson
Host: Stuartt Corder
Friday
9 Mar 2012
11:00 MT
The VLA as a Millisecond Transient Survey Machine
Speaker: Casey Law University of California at Berkeley
Host: Michael Rupen
Friday
16 Mar 2012
11:00 MT
Spring Break - no colloquium
Friday
23 Mar 2012
11:00 MT
Star Fomation Rates in Nearby Molecular Clouds and the Nature of the Extragalactic Scaling Relations
Speaker: Charles J. Lada CfA
Host: Claire Chandler
Friday
30 Mar 2012
11:00 MT
The Milky Way as a Grand Design Spiral
Speaker: Thomas Dame CfA
Host: Andreas Brunthaler
Friday
6 Apr 2012
11:00 MT
NRAO Holiday - no colloquium
Friday
13 Apr 2012
11:00 MT
Exploring the Universe with WISE
Speaker: Edward Wright UCLA
Host: David Meier
Friday
20 Apr 2012
11:00 MT
The Mass of White Dwarfs in Interacting Binaries
Speaker: Koji Mukai NASA
Host: Michael Rupen
Friday
27 Apr 2012
11:00 MT
The Fate of Ionizing Radiation from Massive Stars in Star-Forming Galaxies
Speaker: Sally Oey (Michigan)
Host:Crystal Anderson
Friday
4 May 2012
11:00 MT
Superluminous Supernovae
Speaker: Roger Chevalier University of Virginia
Host: Amy Mioduszewski
Friday
11 May 2012
11:00 MT
Observational Evidence for Shearing Spiral Patterns in Galaxies
Speaker: Jason Speights NMT
Host: Dave Westpfahl
Friday
18 May 2012
11:00 MT
A 64 Element Phased Focal Plane Array for 70-95 GHz
Speaker: Neal Erickson
Host: Bob Hayward
Friday
25 May 2012
11:00 MT
A Cloud-Scale View on Molecular Gas and Star Formation in a Grand-Design Spiral Galaxy
Speaker: Eva Schinnerer (MPIA)
Host: Juergen Ott

Monday
11
June 2012
14:00 MT

Special Colloquium

There is more room sideways
Speaker: Shri Kulkarni (Caltech)
Host: Dale Frail

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If you would like to talk with the speaker, send email to the local host. If you are the speaker, and need to talk to someone, try either your local host or one of the current colloquium chairs, currently Juergen Ott & Michael Rupen. We are always on the lookout for suggestions for future speakers.

 

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