Astrophysics-Relativity Seminars

Title/Speaker Date
TBA
Lisa Shepard (Univ of Missouri-Physics)
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 - 1:00pm
Special Seminar: Unlocking the promise of high redshift 21cm: Very First stars, better cosmology, and context for JWST
Daniel Jacobs (Arizona State University)
Friday, February 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
Expected and Unexpected Insights from Upcoming Transient Searches
Patrick Kelly (UC Berkeley)
Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
Nuclear Gas Dynamics in Luminous Infrared Galaxies
Vivian U (UC Riverside)
Tuesday, February 7, 2017 - 1:00pm
Gravitational collapse, Hawking Radiation, Firewalls and All That
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 1:00pm
Organizational Meeting Tuesday, January 17, 2017 - 1:00pm
Relativity and Fundamental Physics
Sergei Kopeikin
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
Nature of Optical-Faint Compact Radio Sources (OFCORS) - a progress report
Jacob Brown
Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
Star Formation in the Spitzer First-Look Survey (FLS) Field: a multi-wavelength view
Zhiyuan Ma (Univ of Missouri, Physics)
Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 1:00pm
Synergy of WISE and SDSS in Stripe 82 (Comprehensive Exam)
Marat Musin
Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 1:00pm
Jacobi, Routh, and symmetry: from classical mechanics to general relativity
Prof. Peng Yu (Westminster College)
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 1:00pm
First Stars, First Galaxies, and how to find them
Haojing Yan (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 1:00pm
Cancelled Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 1:00pm
Emmi Noether and conservation laws in theoretical physics
Sergei Kopeikin (Univ of Missouri, Physics and Astronomy)
Tuesday, September 20, 2016 - 1:00pm
James Webb Space Telescope - two years from now
Haojing Yan (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 1:00pm
The CMB, fermions and gravitational waves (II)
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, September 6, 2016 - 1:00pm
The CMB, fermions and gravitational waves (I)
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, August 30, 2016 - 1:00pm
Mapping Ten Thousand Nearby Galaxies in 3D
Prof. Renbin Yan (Univ of Kentucky)
Tuesday, April 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
CANCELLED Tuesday, April 19, 2016 - 1:00pm
Systematic study of PAH emission in protoplanetary disks
Ji Yeon Seok (Univ of MO, Physics)
Tuesday, April 12, 2016 - 1:00pm
Chronometric leveling: principles and methods
Sergei Kopeikin (Univ of Missouri, Physics and Astronomy)
Tuesday, April 5, 2016 - 1:00pm
The Planned Chinese South Pole Astronomical Observatory
Haojing Yan (Univ of Missouri, Physics and Astronomy)
Tuesday, March 22, 2016 - 1:00pm
CANCELLED Tuesday, March 15, 2016 - 1:00pm
Probing the Early Epoch of Massive Cluster Formation.
Kyoungsoo Lee (Purdue)
Tuesday, March 8, 2016 - 1:00pm
An invitation to topological data analysis
Peng Yu (Westminster College)
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 - 1:00pm
Dust production in supernovae
Takaya Nozawa (National Astronomical Observatory of Japany)
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 - 1:00pm
LIGO’s detection of gravitational wave
All (Haojing will lead the discussion)
Tuesday, February 16, 2016 - 1:00pm
Relativistic Geodesy and Atomic Clocks
Sergei Kopeikin (Univ of Missouri, Physics and Astronomy)
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 1:00pm
Introduction to spinors (II)
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, February 2, 2016 - 1:00pm
Introduction to spinors (I)
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 1:00pm
Comprehensive Exam
Hannah Groom (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, December 8, 2015 - 1:00pm
Virial Theorem in Nonlocal Newtonian Gravity
Bahram Mashhoon (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, December 1, 2015 - 1:00pm
Molecular Hydrogen in Planetary Nebulae: NGC 2392
Sean Baldridge (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, November 17, 2015 - 1:00pm
CANCELLED: Molecular Hydrogen in Planetary Nebulae: NGC 2392
Sean Baldridge (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, November 10, 2015 - 1:00pm
Gauges and constraints in the dynamics of general relativity
Peng Yu (Westminster College)
Tuesday, November 3, 2015 - 1:00pm
Title 1: The interstellar oxygen crisis, or - where have all the oxygen atoms gone? Title 2: Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Molecules in External Galaxies
Speaker 1: Shu Wang
Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 1:00pm
Far-Infrared Fine-structure Lines: Probes of Star Formation at High Redshift
Gordon Stacey (Cornell University)
Tuesday, October 20, 2015 - 1:00pm
Collapsing Clusters and Intermediate Mass Black Holes
Dan Caputo (Leiden Observatory)
Tuesday, October 13, 2015 - 1:00pm
Tidal and rotational instabilities of the international atomic time scale
Sergei Kopeikin (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 1:00pm
Some possible experiments during 2017 total solar eclipse
Haojing Yan
Tuesday, September 15, 2015 - 1:00pm
Quantum Entanglement
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, September 8, 2015 - 1:00pm
TBA
Adam Helfer (Univ of Missouri)
Tuesday, September 1, 2015 - 1:00pm
Seminar Schedule Planning Meeting Tuesday, August 25, 2015 - 1:00pm
"Gravitational waves from binaries: numerical simulation"
Wenbiao Han
Tuesday, May 5, 2015 - 9:30am
Dust and PAH in the HD 34700 Debris disk & Dust at High Galactic Latitudes
Ji Seok
Tuesday, April 21, 2015 - 9:30am
Mid-infrared extinction or very large dust in space & dust in active galactic nuclei
Shu Wang
Tuesday, April 14, 2015 - 9:30am
Dust-Ice interactions in interstellar and circumstellar enviroments
Adwin Boogert (SOFIA-NASA Ames)
Tuesday, April 7, 2015 - 9:30am
Post-Newtonian reference-ellipsoid in geodesy
Prof. Sergei Kopeikin & Dr. Wenbiao Han (Missouri State Universit
Tuesday, March 17, 2015 - 9:30am
Project NIRRVS: Precise Near-Infrared Radial Velocity Surveys
Peter Plavchan (Missouri State University)
Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 9:30am
Towards exact relativistic theory of Earth's geoid undulation
Sergei Kopeikin (University of Missouri)
Tuesday, February 17, 2015 - 9:30am

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