ESAC Seminars - 2020 Programme

Seminars at ESAC are currently organised by Lyndsay Old and Pedro García-Lario.
Please contact the seminar organisers if you plan on giving a seminar or would like to have a visitor presenting one.

 

Upcoming seminars

Date Title Abstract  Speaker Affiliation Room

Thursday, 10:30h

27 February 2020

What determines the open solar flux?
 
Print Abstract

Matthew Owens

(invited speaker)

University of Reading, UK B3

Thursday, 10:30h

5 March 2020

Wind accretion in high-mass X-ray binaries Print Abstract Dir Ileyk El Mellah KU Leuven, Belgium B3

Thursday, 10:30h

12 March 2020

The ESO Extremely Large Telescope Print Abstract

Jason Spyromilio

(invited speaker)

European Southern Observatory, Garching, Germany B3

Thursday, 10:30h

26 March 2020

A Question of Age: Why are Local L dwarfs So Old? Print Abstract

Adam Burgasser

(invited speaker)

University of California, San Diego, USA B3

Thursday, 10:30h

14 May 2020

The Evolution of Lithium in Solar Mass Stars During the Main Sequence Print Abstract Ramiro de
la Reza
Observatório Nacional, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil B3

Thursday, 14:00h

21 May 2020

TBD Print Abstract

Didier Queloz

(invited speaker)

University of Cambridge, UK D1/D2

Thursday, 10:30h

28 May 2020

Are Primordial Black Holes the Dark Matter? Print Abstract Günther Hasinger ESA-ESAC, Madrid, Spain B3

Thursday, 10:30h

25 June 2020

Energetic ion depletions near Europa and Io: the effect of plumes and atmospheric charge exchange

Print Abstract Hans Huybrighs ESA-ESTEC, Noordwijk, The Netherlands B3

 

PAST seminars

Date Title Abstract  Speaker Affiliation Room

Thursday, 10:30h

20 February 2020

Harvesting the fruits of a new spectral database: from hollows to explosive volcanism on Mercury
 
Print Abstract Oceane Barraud NRS Observatoire de Paris, LESIA, Meudon, France B3
Thursday, 10:30h

13 February 2020

GNSS technology in support to moon exploration: a great opportunity for Europe Print Abstract Javier Ventura-Traveset ESA-ESAC, Madrid, Spain B3

Thursday, 10:30h

6 February 2020

Resolving X-ray Obscuration Biases with Isotropic AGN Selection Print Abstract Peter Boormann Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic B3

Thursday 10:30h

30 January 2020

Exploring the asteroid belt from the ground with VLT/SPHERE

Print Abstract

Benoit Carry

Oservatoire de la Côte d'Azur, Nice, France

B3

Thursday, 10:30h

16 January 2020

Demonstrating Resources that Link Astronomy Research with Education
 
Print Abstract Fraser Lewis Faulkes Telescope  Project, Liverpool John Moores University, Open University, UK B3

Thursday 10:30h

19 December 2019

 

New views on the Galaxy from the Gaia space mission Print Abstract

Amina Helmi

(invited speaker)

Kapteyn Astronomical Institute, Groningen, The Netherlands

 

B3