Spring Semester 2008

Date Speaker Title
Tuesday Jan. 29 Michael Meyer, University of Arizona Two Tails of a Distribution Function: The Initial Mass Functions of Extreme Star Formation
Tuesday Feb. 5 Paul Ho, Sinica Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics, Taipei
Harvard-Smithsonian Center for Astrophysics, Cambridge, MA
From the SMA to ALMA
Tuesday Feb. 12 Paul Green, University of Arizona Factory Trawling the X-ray Sky: The Chandra Multiwavelength Project (ChaMP)
Tuesday Feb. 26 Steve Longmore, Harvard-Smithsonian CfA The Evolutionary Sequence of Protostellar Cores
Tuesday Mar. 18 Sara Seager, MIT Exoplanets: Interiors, Atmospheres, and the Search for Habitable Worlds
Tuesday April 1 James Slavin, NASA/GSFC MESSENGER Mission
Tuesday April 8 Hans Zinnecker, Astrophysical Institute of Potsdam (AIP) Do all (massive) stars form in clusters?
Tuesday April 15 Ned Wright, UCLA IR Cosmology
Tuesday April 22 Robert Mathieu, University of Wisconsin Open Clusters: Open Windows on Stellar Dynamics
Tuesday April 29 Julio Navarro, University of Massachusetts Dark Matter
Tuesday May 6 Bruno Guidordoni, Science and Religion