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Monday, April 27, 2015

TAC Seminar

Seminar: TAC Seminars | April 27 | 12 p.m. | 131A Campbell Hall

Mitch Begelman, Colorado

Department of Astronomy

Tuesday, April 28, 2015

Cosmology Seminar

Seminar: Cosmology Seminars | April 28 | 1 p.m. | 131A Campbell Hall

Mehmet Alpaslan, Ames

Department of Astronomy

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Peter Williams (Harvard CfA): Magnetic Fields at Low Temperatures: Cool Stars, Brown Dwarfs, and (Eventually) Exoplanets

Seminar: RAL Seminars | April 29 | 1:10-2 p.m. | 131B Campbell Hall

Peter Williams, Harvard CfA

Radio Astronomy Lab

The magnetic field of Earth protects its surface from cosmic rays and
the solar wind, while that of Jupiter enables powerful aurorae that can
be brighter than the Sun at long radio wavelengths. What are the
magnetic fields of extrasolar planets like? While direct observational
probes are not yet feasible, the groundwork for answering this question
is being laid, with the ultimate goal of...   More >

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Department Lunch

Lecture: Lunch Talks | April 30 | 12:30 p.m. | 131 Campbell Hall

Dyas Utomo, UC Berkeley; Davide Martizzi, UC Berkeley; Ruth Murray-Clay, UCSB

Department of Astronomy

Dyas Utomo (UC Berkeley): TBD
Davide Martizzi (UC Berkeley): TBD
Ruth Murray-Clay (UCSB; colloq. speaker): TBD

Astronomy Colloquium

Colloquium: Astronomy Colloquia | April 30 | 4 p.m. | 1 LeConte Hall

Ruth Murray-Clay, UCSB

Department of Astronomy