CITA - ICAT
About the Institute
Research @ CITA
Working @ CITA
Events & Calendar
Directory
Contact & Visitor Info
Internal
 
 
 
Events and Calendar
Archived Events
2014 2013 2012 2011 2010 2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 2002 2001 2000 1999 1998 1997 1996 1995 1994 1993 1992 1991 1990 1989
2011
Date & TimeEventTypePresentation
Tue, Dec 13, 2011, 1:10 PM Vivien Raymond (Norhtwestern University)
Astrophysics with LIGO/Virgo, the challenges of parameter estimation
Seminar
Fri, Dec 09, 2011, 2:10 PM Volker Springel (MPA Garching)
Simulating the Universe: past, present, and future results
Seminar Video
Wed, Dec 07, 2011, 2:10 PM Mark Vogelsberger (CfA)
Collisionless, less Collisionless and Collisional Matter in the Universe
Seminar Video
Tue, Dec 06, 2011, 1:10 PM Evan O'Connor (Caltech)
Core Collapse Supernovae: Black Holes and Neutrinos
Seminar Video
Mon, Dec 05, 2011, 3:10 PM Daniel Thomas (Imperial College London)
Making Gravity Count: Cluster Numbers and other cosmological observables in Model Independent Modified Gravity
Seminar Video
Thu, Dec 01, 2011, 2:10 PM Michele Vallisneri (Jet Propulsion Laboratory, California Institute of Technology)
Space-based gravitational-wave astronomy in the next decade, with a coda of statistics
Seminar Video
Tue, Nov 29, 2011, 2:10 PM Freeke van de Voort (Leiden U.)
The growth of galaxies and their gaseous haloes
Seminar Video
Mon, Nov 28, 2011, 3:10 PM Sebastian Heinz (University of Wisconsin-Madison)
All curled up: Shock-bubble interactions in clusters of galaxies
Seminar Video
Thu, Nov 24, 2011, 2:10 PM Phil Arras (U. of Virginia)
Tidal Evolution in Binaries Containing Solar-Type Stars
Seminar Video
Mon, Nov 21, 2011, 3:10 PM Francesca Valsecchi (Northwestern University)
Tidal Effects in Double White Dwarf Binaries
Seminar Video
Thu, Nov 17, 2011, 2:10 PM Greg Dobler (KITP)
The Galactic Haze/Bubbles: Our Ringside Seat for Energetic Phenomena in the Centers of Galaxies
Seminar Video
Wed, Nov 16, 2011, 1:10 PM Graeme Addison (Oxford)
Connecting Cosmology and Galaxy Evolution with the Clustering of High-Redshift Dusty Star-Forming Galaxies
Seminar Video
Tue, Nov 15, 2011, 2:10 PM Ann-Marie Madigan (Leiden U.)
The dynamics of stars near massive black holes
Seminar Video
Mon, Nov 14, 2011, 3:10 PM Brad Hansen (UCLA)
Empirical Calibration of Extrasolar Tidal Interactions
Seminar Video
Fri, Nov 11, 2011, 12:10 PM Johannes Noller (Imperial College London)
Non-Gaussianity in single field inflation beyond slow-roll
Seminar
Thu, Nov 10, 2011, 2:10 PM Phil Armitage (U. of Colorado)
Planet formation: First steps from first principles
Seminar Video
Mon, Nov 07, 2011, 3:10 PM Alan Kogut (NASA/GSFC)
Inflation, Reionization, and All That: The Primordial Inflation Explorer
Seminar Video
Thu, Nov 03, 2011, 2:10 PM Roman Rafikov (Princeton U.)
Metal-rich white dwarfs as signposts of planet formation
Seminar Video
Mon, Oct 31, 2011, 3:10 PM Ian Parrish (Berkeley)
The Intracluster Medium from Inside to Out: Thermal Instability and Non-thermal Pressure Support
Seminar Video
Thu, Oct 27, 2011, 2:10 PM Zoltan Haiman (Columbia University)
The Origin and Detection of High-Redshift Supermassive Black Holes
Seminar Video
Mon, Oct 24, 2011, 3:10 PM Alexander S. Szalay (Johns Hopkins University)
Extreme Data-Intensive Computing in Astrophysics
Seminar
Thu, Oct 20, 2011, 2:10 PM Laura Blecha (Harvard)
Signatures of Supermassive Black Hole Mergers: Before and After
Seminar Video
Mon, Oct 17, 2011, 3:10 PM François Boulanger (IAS Paris)
The energetics of turbulent molecular gas and star formation
Seminar Video
Thu, Oct 13, 2011, 2:10 PM Jean-Loup Puget (Institut d'astrophysique spatiale)
Planck and the Cosmic Infrared Background
Seminar Video
Thu, Oct 06, 2011, 2:10 PM Dan Fabrycky (UCSC)
New Views on Extrasolar Planetary Systems from the Kepler Space Telescope
Seminar
Wed, Oct 05, 2011, 2:10 PM Richard O'Shaughnessy (U. of Wisconsim, Milwaukee)
Low metallicity star formation: a nursery for compact binary mergers?
Seminar Video
Mon, Oct 03, 2011, 3:10 PM Jillian Bellovary (University of Michigan)
The Formation and Evolution of Massive Black Holes in Cosmological Simulations
Seminar Video
Thu, Sep 29, 2011, 2:10 PM Charles Gammie (UIUC)
Numerical Models of Weakly Radiating Black Holes
Seminar Video
Tue, Sep 27, 2011, 12:00 PM CITA Jamboree Other
Mon, Sep 26, 2011, 3:10 PM Yohai Meiron (Technion)
Simulating black hole binaries by imposing conservation laws
Seminar Video
Thu, Sep 22, 2011, 2:10 PM Marilena LoVerde (IAS)
Primordial Non-Gaussianity in Large-scale Structure
Seminar Video
Mon, Sep 19, 2011, 3:10 PM Jaiseung Kim (Niels Bohr Institute)
Anomalous odd-parity preference of CMB anisotropy data
Seminar Video
Thu, Sep 15, 2011, 2:10 PM Niayesh Afshordi (PI / University of Waterloo)
Where will Einstein fail?
Seminar Video
Thu, Sep 08, 2011, 2:10 PM Paul Demorest (NRAO)
Testing Physics with Millisecond Radio Pulsars
Seminar Video
Mon, Aug 22, 2011, 3:00 PM Aaron Dutton (UVic)
Dark Halo Contraction and the Stellar IMF: Constraints from Scaling Relations and Strong Lensing
Seminar Video
Mon, Jul 25, 2011, 3:00 PM Enrico Ramirez-Ruiz (UCSC)
Tidal Disruption of Stars by Massive Black Holes
Seminar Video
Thu, Jul 07, 2011, 2:00 PM Tanmay Vachaspati (ASU)
TBA-Vachaspati
Seminar Video
Tue, Jun 28, 2011, 7:30 PM SACKLER PUBLIC LECTURE
Leonard Susskind (Stanford University)

The World as Hologram
Seminar Video
Mon, Jun 27, 2011, 3:00 PM CITA Colloquium (Sackler Lecture Series)
Leonard Susskind (Stanford University)

Multiverse Interpretation of Quantum Mechanics
Seminar Video
Thu, Jun 23, 2011, 2:00 PM CITA National Fellows Meeting
Jesús Zavala Franco (University of Waterloo); Hendrik Hildebrandt (UBC); Nathan Kaib (Queens)
Seminar
Wed, Jun 22, 2011, 1:30 PM Sergei Shandarin (University of Kansas)
TBA - Shandarin
Seminar Video
Mon, Jun 20, 2011, 3:10 PM Alex Maloney (McGill)
Quantum Gravity in de Sitter Space
Seminar Video
Thu, Jun 09, 2011, 2:00 PM Andreas Albrecht (UC Davis)
Inflation, infinity, equilibrium and the observable Universe
Seminar Video
Mon, Jun 06, 2011, 9:00 AM 21-cm Cosmology: Advanced Data Analysis Workshop
Fri, May 27, 2011, 12:00 PM Daisuke Nagai (Yale)
Cosmology and Astrophysics with Galaxy Clusters
Seminar
Tue, May 24, 2011, 2:10 PM Antje Putze (Stockholm University)
Phenomenology and detection of nuclear cosmic rays
Seminar Video
Thu, May 19, 2011, 2:30 PM Alex Young (UPenn)
SZE Results from MUSTANG and Prospects for MUSTANG-2
Seminar Video
Thu, May 19, 2011, 2:00 PM Erik Reese (UPenn)
Follow-Up ACT: Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Array Observations
Seminar Video
Wed, May 18, 2011, 2:10 PM Philipp Moesta (Albert Einstein Institute)
Electromagnetic counterparts and horizon geometry of binary black-hole mergers
Seminar Video
Mon, May 16, 2011, 3:00 PM Peter Goldreich (Caltech/IAS)
Overstable Modes in Planetary Rings
Seminar Video
Thu, May 12, 2011, 2:10 PM Holden Chen (ASU)
Geodesically Complete Analytic Solutions to a Cyclic Universe
Seminar Video
Mon, May 09, 2011, 3:10 PM Ari Laor (Technion)
The Radiative Efficiency of Accretion Flows in Individual Active Galactic Nuclei
Seminar Video
Thu, May 05, 2011, 2:10 PM Mark Wyman (KICP, University of Chicago)
Massive gravitons and enhanced gravitational lensing
Seminar Video
Mon, May 02, 2011, 3:00 PM John Everett (UWisc Madison)
Thermal and Non-Thermal Acceleration of Multiphase Galactic Winds: Bipartisan Wind Driving?
Seminar Video
Thu, Apr 28, 2011, 2:10 PM Aristotle Socrates (IAS)
Thermal Tides: An Explanation for the Inflated Radii of the Hot Jupters
Seminar
Tue, Apr 26, 2011, 2:10 PM Zhiqi Huang (Institut de Physique Théorique, CEA/Saclay)
The Dark Energy trajectories in the post-EUCLID era
Seminar
Thu, Apr 21, 2011, 2:10 PM Andrei Frolov (Simon Fraser University)
Local non-Gaussianity Estimators for the CMB Data Analysis
Seminar
Mon, Apr 18, 2011, 3:10 PM Andrei Gruzinov (NYU)
Pulsars
Seminar Video
Fri, Apr 15, 2011, 1:00 PM John Whelan (RIT)
Cross-Correlation Methods in Continuous Gravitational-Wave Searches
Seminar
Thu, Apr 14, 2011, 2:00 PM Louis D'endecourt (Paris)
Photo and thermochemistry of interstellar ices: from astrochemistry to astrobiology?
Seminar Video
Mon, Apr 11, 2011, 3:00 PM Hagai Perets (CfA)
The stars that shouldn't be there: (Mostly) dynamical solutions to existential paradoxes
Seminar Video
Thu, Apr 07, 2011, 2:10 PM Masataka Fukugita (IPMU / University of Tokyo)
Cosmology from the Cosmic Energy Inventory
Seminar Video
Tue, Apr 05, 2011, 2:00 PM Mike Proctor (Cambridge)
Effects of shear flows on dynamo action in a convecting layer
Seminar Video
Mon, Mar 28, 2011, 3:00 PM Dan Stinebring (Oberlin)
Detecting Gravitational Waves with Pulsars: NANOGrav Status and an Intriguing New Technique
Seminar Video
Thu, Mar 24, 2011, 2:00 PM Eugene Chiang (UC Berkeley)
Accretion in Protoplanetary Disks
Seminar Video
Mon, Mar 21, 2011, 3:10 PM Jesús Zavala Franco (University of Waterloo)
The cosmic X-ray and gamma-ray background from dark matter annihilation
Seminar Video
Thu, Mar 17, 2011, 2:00 PM Omer Blaes (UCSB)
High Luminosity Accretion onto Black Holes: How the Physics Really Works
Seminar Video
Mon, Mar 14, 2011, 3:00 PM Steve Balbus (École normale supérieure)
The flywheels of helios: making sense of how the Sun (and other stars) go round.
Seminar Video
Thu, Mar 10, 2011, 2:00 PM Aurelie Penin (Paris)
The anisotropies of the Cosmic Infrared Background: a new tool to probe the evolution of structures
Seminar Video
Mon, Mar 07, 2011, 3:00 PM Jeff Oishi (Stanford)
Dynamos, Turbulence, and Transport in Accretion Disks
Seminar Video
Tue, Mar 01, 2011, 2:00 PM Lars Bildsten (KITP/UCSB)
Diverse Energy Sources for Supernovae
Seminar Video
Mon, Feb 28, 2011, 3:00 PM Ivan Minchev (AIP)
Numerical modeling of galactic disks: Non-equilibrium processes and implications to disk evolution
Seminar Video
Thu, Feb 17, 2011, 2:10 PM Robert Brandenberger (McGill)
Alternatives to cosmological inflation from quantum gravity
Seminar Video
Tue, Feb 15, 2011, 10:00 AM CITA/PI Day Workshop
Mon, Feb 14, 2011, 3:10 PM Stephen Morris (UToronto)
A Supernova in a Jar
Seminar Video
Thu, Feb 10, 2011, 1:30 PM James Wadsley (McMaster University)
Galaxies with Gasoline: Recent progress in Galaxy Formation
Seminar Video
Mon, Feb 07, 2011, 2:30 PM Maxim Lyutikov (Purdue)
Electromagnetic signatures of merging Black holes
Seminar Video
Thu, Feb 03, 2011, 2:10 PM Neelima Sehgal (Stanford)
Cosmology from Sunyaev-Zel'dovich Galaxy Clusters Detected with the Atacama Cosmology Telescope
Seminar Video
Wed, Feb 02, 2011, 2:00 PM Fabio Antonini (RIT)
Stellar dynamics in the Galactic center
Seminar
Mon, Jan 31, 2011, 2:30 PM Alison Sills (Mc Master)
Secrets from the Stellar Nursery
Seminar Video
Thu, Jan 27, 2011, 2:10 PM Claude-André Faucher-Giguère (Berkeley)
Probing the Accretion of Gas onto Galaxies: Opportunities and Pitfalls
Seminar Video
Tue, Jan 25, 2011, 2:00 PM Cody Raskin (ASU)
Double Degenerate Collisions and Mergers
Seminar Video
Mon, Jan 24, 2011, 3:10 PM Eric Switzer (KICP)
Some Aspects of Cosmological Helium
Seminar Video
Thu, Jan 20, 2011, 2:10 PM Akito Kusaka (UChicago)
First Result from QUIET
Seminar
Mon, Jan 17, 2011, 3:10 PM Amy Bonsor (Cambridge)
The fate of planetary systems beyond the main sequence.
Seminar Video
Tue, Jan 11, 2011, 2:10 PM Xuening Bai (Princeton)
Non-ideal MHD Effects in Protoplanetary Disks
Seminar Video
Mon, Jan 10, 2011, 3:10 PM Cora Dvorkin (University of Chicago/KICP)
Model-Independent Constraints on Inflation from the CMB
Seminar Video
Mon, Jan 10, 2011, 12:00 PM Else Starkenburg (Groninghen)
The satellites of the Milky Way: Insights from modeling and observations
Seminar
Thu, Jan 06, 2011, 2:10 PM Brian Lacki (Ohio State University)
Exploring the Ends of the Rainbow: Cosmic Rays in Star-Forming Galaxies
Seminar Video