During term time the group holds a biweekly seminar series featuring talks from researchers working in a wide range of top class astronomy research groups.
2017/18 Semester 2
- Jan 18 – Stefano Antonelli (QUB)
Thermo-chemical modeling of inner disk holes as seen from rovibrational CO emission.
- Feb 19 – Leen Decin (KULeuven)
Flecks of extraterrestrial dust, all over the roof – The story of their cosmic makeup.
- Mar 2 – Andrew Cumming (McGill)
Magnetic Field Evolution in Neutron Star Crusts
- Mar 16 – Jose Groh (Trinity College Dublin)
The surprising look of massive stars before death.
- Apr 13 – Donna Rodgers-Lee (Hertforshire)
- Apr 20 – Tamara Rogers (Newcastle)
Internal Gravity Waves in Massive Stars
- Apr 27 – Marie Martig (Liverpool John Moores)
2017/18 Semester 1
- Oct 6– Katja Poppenhaeger (QUB)
News from the exoplanet zoo: transits, stellar activity, and other strange beasts.
- Oct 23 – Andres Piatti (National University of Cordoba, Argentina)
Towards a comprehensive knowledge of the star cluster population in the Magellanic System
- Oct 27 – Jorick Vink (Armagh)
The Most Massive Stars and Black Holes in the Universe
- Nov 10 – Tom Haworth (Imperial)
Planet formation in different environments.
- Nov 24 – Clive Tadhunter (Sheffield)
Do AGN truly effect the evolution of their host galaxies?
- Dec 1 – Joana Oliveira (Keele)
Spectroscopic Surveys of Young Stellar Objects in the Magellanic Clouds
2016/17 Semester 1
- Oct 14– Nanda Kumar (Herts)
Infrared Observations of O-star systems in formation
- Oct 28 – Minnie Mao (Manchester)
Here be Spiral DRAGNs
- Dec 7 – Michael Burton (Director of Armagh Observatory and Planetarium)
Formation Pumping of Molecular Hydrogen: The Shocking Story of H2
2015/16 Semester 2
- Feb 5– Paul Clark (Cardiff)
Simulating Observational Star Formation
- Feb 19 – Anabella Araudo (Oxford)
Non-thermal processes in protostellar jets
- Mar 4 – Johan Knapen (IAC)
Nearby galaxies and their interactions
- Mar 11 – Saida Caballero-Nieves (Sheffield)
A Binary View of Massive Stars