SEMINARS 2018

Astrophysics seminars and talks at

INAF-Osservatorio di Astrofisica e Scienza dello Spazio
and Dipartimento di Fisica e Astronomia, Università di Bologna

 Current week

JOINT ASTROPHYSICAL COLLOQUIUM

Heino Falcke 
(Radboud University)

Imaging Black Holes now and in the future

Astrophysics Talk

Richard D’Souza
(University of Michigan)

“Unravelling the Andromeda Galaxy’s most massive merger”

Full calendar:

January 2018

Type

Date

Speaker

Institute

Title

Ref

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Thursday Jan. 11

h. 11:30

Francesco Tombesi Universita’ di Tor Vergata The multi-faceted view of supermassive black hole feedback
 Cappi

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

Tuesday    Jan. 16

h. 14:00

 Xiaoting Fu  INAF-OAS Lithium: insights (problems) in astrophysics and its Galactic evolution

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Thursday    Jan. 18

h. 11:30

Elena Mason  INAF-Trieste Why are novae important – the prequel: panchromatic high resolution spectroscopy of bright novae  Bragaglia

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    Jan. 23

h. 14:00

Francesco Mulargia  DIFA/UNIBO Galactic tremor Comastri

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    Jan. 25

h. 11:30

Paolo Padovani  ESO The birth of (non-stellar) neutrino Astronomy

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    Jan. 30

h. 14:00

February 2018

Type

Date

Speaker

Institute

Title

Ref

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Thursday Feb. 1

h. 11:30

Alessandro Papitto
INAF –
OA Roma
CANCELED Campana

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

Tuesday    Feb. 6

h. 14:00

 Riccardo Valdarnini  SISSA – Trieste Enhanced performances on an improved SPH scheme in a variety of hydrodynamical test cases

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Thursday   Feb. 8

h. 14:00

 Rodrigo Ibata  Obs. de Strasbourg (France)  Preparing for the Great Dig in the Sky

(with apologies to Pink Floyd)
 Clementini

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    Feb. 13

h. 14:00

 Jong-Hak Woo   Seoul National University (Korea)  The role of black holes in galaxy evolution  Decarli

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    Feb. 15

h. 11:30

 Ilaria Pascucci  University of Arizona (USA)  Scaling Laws in Disks and Exoplanets: Testing Planet Formation Theories  Brusa

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    Feb. 20

h. 14:00

 Richard D’Souza  University of Michigan (USA)  Unravelling the Andromeda Galaxy’s most massive merger Giocoli

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    Feb. 22

h. 11:30

Heino Falcke Radboud University (The Netherlands)  Imaging Black Holes now and in the future
Massardi

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    Feb. 27

h. 14:00

 Timea Orsolya Kovacs   Eötvös Loránd University (Hungary)  GRB and GRB host parameters obtained from multi-wavelength data  Stratta

March 2018

Type

Date

Speaker

Institute

Title

Ref

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Thursday March 1

h. 11:30


Gianni Bernardi
 

INAF-IRA


21-cm (observational) cosmology

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

Tuesday   March 6

h. 14:00

 Simona Vegetti  MPA Constraining the free-streaming properties of dark matter from strong gravitational lensing

Special Talk

(40′)

Thursday    March 8

h. 11:30

 Gianfranco Brunetti INAF – IRA

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    March 13

h. 14:00

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    March 15

h. 14:00

Elena Valenti   ESO The Milky Way bulge in the surveys era  Dalessandro

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    March 20

h. 14:00

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    March 22

h. 11:30

Lodovico Coccato ESO  Kinematically distinct stellar components in galaxies

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    March 27

h. 14:00

Umberto Maio  Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics (Germany)  ORIGINS: First stars, galaxies and massive black holes  Moscardini

EASTER LECTURE

Wednesday March 28 h. 11:30 – Aula Magna La Specola

Joe Silk (Oxford/JHU – UK)

April 2018

Type

Date

Speaker

Institute

Title

Ref

Special event

(45′)

Thursday April 5

h. 11:30

 Micol Bolzonella INAF-OAS
So long
VIMOS

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

Thursday    April 10

h. 14:00

 

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    April 12

h. 11:30

 

 

Anna Feltre

 

 

Lyon University (France)

 Modelling optical and UV spectral features of different ionizing sources: current challenges in understanding the high-z Universe  Vignali

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday   April 17

h. 14:00

 Valeriya Korol  Leiden University (The Netherlands)  Saracino

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    April 19

h. 11:30

 

Alex Saro

 

INAF-OATs

 

Calura

Astrophysics Talk

(25′)

 Tuesday    March 24

h. 14:00

 Antonio Garufi  Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain)  Have you ever seen a planet forming?

Joint Astrophysical Colloquium

(45′)

 Thursday    April 26

h. 11:30