All colloquia are held in the KIAA-PKU auditorium unless otherwise noted.

Upcoming Colloquia

Thursday, June 29, 2017 - 4:00pm Banibrata Mukhopadhyay
Super- and sub-Chandrasekhar limiting mass white dwarfs: Progenitors of peculiar type Ia supernovae and multiple astrophysical implications
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 4:00pm Doug Johnstone
Observing Variability of Embedded Protostars: The JCMT Transient Survey
Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof Albrecht Karle
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 4:00pm Barbara Catinella
Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Laura Sales, UC Riverside
Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 4:00pm Jorge Piekarewicz, Department of Physics, Florida State University
The Nuclear Physics of Neutron Stars
Thursday, December 14, 2017 - 4:00pm Prof. Sherry Suyu

Past Colloquia

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 4:00pm Douglas N. C. Lin (University of California, Santa Cruz)
Planting seeds for gravitational wave generators around active galactic nuclei: Analog of planetary systems around massive black holes
Thursday, December 8, 2016 - 4:00pm Pengfei Chen (Nanjing University)
Observations and Modelings of Solar Coronal Waves
Thursday, December 1, 2016 - 4:00pm Houjun Mo (UMass/THU)
Reconstructing the actual local universe
Wednesday, November 30, 2016 - 4:00pm Richard de Grijs (KIAA), Rene Seegers (Beijing_Guangzhou Culture Media Co. Ltd)
"The Science of Heaven" documentary release
Thursday, November 24, 2016 - 4:00pm Wei Wang (NAOC)
Supernova progenitors: clues from gamma-ray observations
Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 4:00pm Lingyu Wang (University of Groningen)
Star formation rates and luminosity functions in the low-redshift Universe
Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 4:00pm Neal J. Evans II (The University of Texas at Austin)
What Determines Star Formation Rates?
Thursday, November 3, 2016 - 4:00pm Richard N. Manchester (CSIRO Astronomy and Space Science, Australia)
Pulsars and FRBs: Recent Developments
Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 4:00pm Bin Hu 胡彬 (Beijing Normal University)
Testing General Relativity with CMB and LSS data
Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 4:00pm Niel Brandt (Penn State U)
A Good Hard Look at Growing Supermassive Black Holes in the Distant Universe