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2020 Colloquium Schedule

FALL 2020 – Colloquia will be held virtually via Zoom on Thursdays.

Meet the speaker at 3:10 pm – join us in welcoming the speaker and for an informal chat!
Colloquium begin at 4:10 pm

Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 910 6707 5085

Passcode: PhysAstro

You can help support these events by giving to the Physics Excellence Fund or the S Town Stephenson Lectureship

Date Speaker and Talk Title
August 27 Brian Saam, Washington State University
Title: “State of the Department”
September 3 Rodrigo Fernandez, University of Alberta
Title: “Mass ejection, compact objects, and electromagnetic transients”
September 10 Meredith MacGregor, University of Colorado
Title: “How to Form a Habitable Planet ”
September 17 Jillian Bellovary, Queensborough Community College
Title: “Multimessenger Signatures of Massive Black Holes in Dwarf Galaxies”
September 24 Ying Ju Wang, Cold Quanta
Title: “Powering the Quantum Information ‐ Industrial R&D for Quantum Evolution”
October 1 Vivienne Baldassare, Washington State University
Title: “Searching for supermassive black holes in dwarf galaxies ”

October 8 Thomas Busch, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology
October 15 Aaron Vincent, Queens University, Kingston, ON
October 22
Jorge Leite Noronha, University of Illinois
October 29 Kim Bott, University of Washington
November 5 Ana Maria Rey, JILA / University of Colorado

November 12 Stéphane Courteau, Queens University, Kingston, ON
Title: “Puzzles in Galaxy Scaling Relations”

November 19 Wesley Wong, Harvard, Wyss Institute
November 26 No Colloquium – Thanksgiving
December 3 Undergraduate Research Poster Session
December 10 Dead Week



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