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Physics and Astronomy Colloquium

Zoom logoThe Colloquia series is a weekly seminar that brings speakers from academia, national labs and industry to discuss a wide range of research topics. The series is free and all are welcome to attend. These events are held on Friday afternoons from 3:30 to 5 pm either in the Colloquium room, 1100 PAÍS, or remotely via Zoom. If you would like to attend any Physics and Astronomy events online, please contact the front office at 505 277-2616 for registration and passcode information.

Friday January 26, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Seeing farther out in space and back in time with the James Webb Space Telescope
 Presenter:  Dr. John Mather (NASA GSFC)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ 2jcb8
 Host:  Richard Rand
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday February 2, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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A Challenge to the Standard Cosmological Model
 Presenter:  Prof. Subir Sarkar (University of Oxford)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ rth4a
 Host:  Rouzbeh Allahverdi
 Location:  Zoom

 

Friday February 9, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Evolution of Circumstellar Disks and Planet Formation
 Presenter:  Dr. Wladimir Lyra (NMSU)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ ra29e
 Host:  Diana Dragomir
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday February 16, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Dark Matter, Cosmic Background Radiation, and the Birth of the First Stars
 Presenter:  Prof. Tracy Slatyer (MIT)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / goto.unm.edu/ 57ibk
 Host:  Francis-Yan Cyr-Racine
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday February 23, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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Observations of Compact Objects with the Imaging X-Ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE), and Upcoming and Proposed Balloon-Borne Astroparticle Experiments
 Presenter:  Prof. Henric Krawczynski (Washington Univ)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday March 8, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Scott Diddams (UC Boulder)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Jean-Claude Diels
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday March 22, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Sean Carroll (Johns Hopkins Univ)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday April 5, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Manuel Endres (Caltech)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Host:  Ivan Deutsch
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday April 19, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Prof. Marianna Safronova (Univ of Delaware)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday April 26, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Alex Sushkov (Boston University)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Victor Acosta
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

 

Friday May 3, 2024
3:30 pm  Title: 
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TBA
 Presenter:  Dr. Dave Kaiser (MIT)
 Series:  Physics and Astronomy Colloquium
 Web Site:    https:/ / unm.zoom.us/ j/ 92709699696
 Host:  Dinesh Loomba
 Location:  PAIS-1100, PAIS

Disability Notice If you need an auxiliary aid or service to attend any Department of Physics and Astronomy event, please contact the department (phone: 505 277-2616; email: physics@unm.edu) as far in advance as possible to ensure you are accommodated.