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Past Colloquia

“Retired” Planet Hosts: Not So Massive, Maybe Just Portly After Lunch

Cody Hall

James P. Lloyd (Cornell University)

January 20, 2012
14:00 - 15:00

Studies of the planet abundance as a function of stellar mass have suggested a strong increase in the frequency of planet occurrence around stars more massive than 1.5 Msun, and that such stars are deficit in short period planets.  These planet searches have relied on…

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The Origins of Planetary Systems – Constraints from Protoplanetary Disks

Cody Hall

Ilaria Pascucci (University of Arizona)

January 13, 2012
14:00 - 15:00

What is the origin of the Solar System and other planetary systems?  We are living in an exciting era where the history of the Solar System is being revealed by in-situ measurements and sample returns from  solar system objects, laboratory analysis of meteorites, and by…

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The Origins of Planetary Systems – Constraints from Protoplanetary Disks

Cody Hall

Ilaria Pascucci (University of Arizona)

January 13, 2012
14:00 - 15:00

What is the origin of the Solar System and other planetary systems?  We are living in an exciting era where the history of the Solar System is being revealed by in-situ measurements and sample returns from  solar system objects, laboratory analysis of meteorites, and by…

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