- Astrophysics, Gravitation and Cosmology Seminar: "Dark matter halo bias from separate universe simulations"
Titouan Lazeyras, PhD student (of Fabian Schmidt) at MPA, Garching bei Muenchen , Germany
4/26/2017, 12:00 pm,
- Physics Colloquium: "Search for the Electric Dipole Moment of the Electron with ThO – 10 TeV physics on the 'table top'"
John Doyle, Harvard University
4/26/2017, 4:00 pm,
- Astronomy Special Seminar - " Voyages through the Solar System"
Neil Mottinger, JPL
4/27/2017, 11:30 am,
Atlas Room, Astronomy 236
- Susmita Adhikari - Thesis Defense: Structure and Evolution of Dark Matter Halos
4/28/2017, 1:00 pm,
- Journal Club -
5/1/2017, 12:00 pm,
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