University of Minnesota
School of Physics & Astronomy

Cosmology Lunchtime Seminar

semester, 2019

Monday, January 28th 2019
12:20 pm:
Speaker: TBD
Monday, February 4th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Eliu Huerta
Subject: Convergence of gravitational wave astrophysics, large scale astronomical surveys and data science: A gateway for discovery in the Multi-Messenger Astrophysics Era
MifA faculty candidate
Monday, February 11th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Jennifer Barnes, Columbia University
Subject: Panning for gold with things that go bang in the night
MifA faculty candidate
Monday, February 18th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: TBD
Monday, February 25th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: TBD
Monday, March 4th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: TBD
Monday, March 11th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: TBD
Monday, March 18th 2019
12:15 pm:
Spring Break - no seminar this week.
Monday, March 25th 2019
12:15 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Monday, April 1st 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Nicholas Mast, UMN
Subject: CDMS Detector Characterization
Monday, April 8th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Lindsey Bleem, Argonne National Laboratory
Subject: Galaxy Cluster Cosmology with the South Pole Telescope
Monday, April 15th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Keith Bechtol, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Subject: Dark Matter Science in the LSST Era
Monday, April 22nd 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Andrew Wetzel, UC Davis
Subject: Simulating the Milky Way and its Satellites
Monday, April 29th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Patrick Kelly, Univeristy of Minnesota
Subject: Observing Young Supernovae Early and Often
Monday, May 13th 2019
12:20 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Monday, September 9th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Terry Jones, University of Minnesota
Subject: Search for substructure in DM haloes
Monday, September 16th 2019
12:15 pm:
There will be no seminar this week.
Monday, September 23rd 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: John Cannon, Macalester College
Subject: The Curious Denizens of the Faint End of the HI Mass Function
Faculty Host: Lucy Fortson
Monday, September 30th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Qi Wen, UMN
Subject: The Probe of Inflation and Cosmic Origins (PICO): Science Objectives and Design
Faculty Host: Lucy Fortson
Monday, October 7th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Yong-Zhong Qian, UMN
Subject:  A Versatile and Accurate Method for Halo Mass Determination from Phase-Space Distribution of Satellite Galaxies
Monday, October 14th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Zach Pace, U-Wisconsin, Madison
Subject:  Kiloparsec-resolved and galaxy-integrated stellar masses in the SDSS-IV/MaNGA survey
Faculty Host: Lucy Fortson
Monday, October 21st 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Razi Emami Melbody, Harvard CfA
Subject:  Multi-Wavelength Observatories: New probes of GWs from the Center of Galaxies
Faculty Host: Patrick Kelly
Monday, October 28th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Taylor Hoyt, University of Chicago
Subject: The Carnegie-Chicago Hubble Program: A Tip of the Red Giant Branch measurement of the Hubble Constant.
Faculty Host: Lucy Fortson
Monday, November 4th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Sharan Banagiri, UMN
Subject: Bayesian searches for non-Gaussian stochastic gravitational-wave backgrounds and methods for measuring anisotropies
Monday, November 11th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: There will be no seminar this week.
Monday, November 18th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Larry Rudnick, UMN
Subject: TBD
Monday, November 25th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Patrick Kelly, UMN
Monday, December 2nd 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: Vihang Mehta, UMN
Subject: TBD
Monday, December 9th 2019
12:15 pm:
Speaker: There will be no seminar this week.

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