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Upcoming Colloquia

An Inclusive View of Planetary Systems

Cody Hall, AB 107

Wei Zhu (CITA, University of Toronto)

October 17, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Similar to our solar system, extra-solar systems likely also contain a diversity of planets, and planets around the same star likely have (or had) interactions with each other. Therefore, the relations of planets inside the same system conveys important clues on their origin and evolution…

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Colloquium with Kim Venn

Cody Hall, AB 107

Kim Venn (University of Victoria)

October 24, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

More information coming soon.

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Galaxy Evolution from Nearby Resolved Galaxies

Cody Hall, AB 107

Karen Masters (Haverford College)

October 31, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

The morphology of a galaxy provides information on the orbits of stars within it. As such, important clues to the formation history of galaxies is revealed by their morphologies, and this information is complimentary, but not identical to, their star formation history and chemical composition…

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Colloquium with Bernhard Brandl

Cody Hall, AB 107

Bernhard Brandl, Leiden University

November 07, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

More information coming soon.

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Extreme Makeover: Titan Edition

Cody Hall, AB 107

Catherine Neish (University of Western Ontario)

November 14, 2018
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

When the Cassini spacecraft arrived at Titan in 2004, it revealed a varied and active world previously unseen. Unique among the icy satellites, Titan’s surface shows evidence for extensive modification by fluvial and aeolian processes. Erosion likely contributes to the noticeable lack of craters on…

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