SSO Internal Seminars - 2019 Programme

Date Time Title Abstract  Speaker Room
18 January 11:00 Anton Pannekoek and the Development of Early 20th Century Astronomy Print Abstract Chaokang Tai (University of Amsterdam & Utrecht University) Dance Room
01 February 11:00 Mars Express: 15 years of hard work and discoveries Print Abstract Dmitriy Titov Einstein
15 February 11:00 PROBA3 Formation flying to implement a coronagraph Print Abstract Joe Zender Einstein
01 March 11:00 CMB Cosmology and the Legacy of Planck Print Abstract Jan Tauber Einstein
15 March 11:00 Moon Rocks: A Geological Approach to Understanding the Moon Print Abstract Francesca McDonald Dance Room
29 March 11:00 Measuring galaxy morphology in large surveys Print Abstract Sandor Kruk Dance Room
17 April 11:00 Applications of numerical radiative transfer in the study of star formation Print Abstract Oliver Lomax Newton 1
03 May 11:00 SOLARSEG: Periodicity and correlation of the EUV irradiance obtained from the 
daily segmentation of EUV images over a 8 year period
Print Abstract Gabriel Giono (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm) Einstein
17 May 11:00 Searching and characterizing exoplanets from Dome C in Antarctica Print Abstract Nicolas Crouzet Dance Room
07 June 11:00 SMILE: radiography of the Earth's magnetic field  Print Abstract Philippe Escoubet Dance Room
21 June 11:00 20 years of success: astrophysics of galaxy clusters with ESA XMM-Newton/RGS Print Abstract Ciro Pinto Einstein
5 July 11:00 Finding the escaped members of the \alpha Persei open cluster Print Abstract Eero Vaher Newton 2
13 September 11:00 Saturn’s ionosphere: Electron density altitude profiles and ring shadowing effects using the Langmuir Probe data from Cassini's Grand Finale Print Abstract Lina Hadid Dance Room
27 September 11:00 New insights from in situ fragmentation of lunar blocks: implications for meteoroid impacts and solar-induced thermal stresses Print Abstract Ottaviano Ruesch Newton 2
18 October 11:00 Planetary Defence activities at the European Space Agency Print Abstract Regina Rudawska Dance Room
1 November 11:00 Highly Conductive Equatorial Belt of Saturn Print Abstract Oleg Shebanits (Imperial College London) Dance Room
7 November 11:00 Solar X-ray Irradiance Variability Print Abstract R. Kariyappa Newton 2
29 November 11:00 Signatures of plumes and atmospheric charge exchange in energetic ion data from Europa Print Abstract Hans Huybrighs & Aljona Blöcker (Royal Institute of Technology, KTH, Stockholm) Dance Room
13 December 11:00 Chemical enrichment in galaxy clusters, groups, and massive galaxies Print Abstract Francois Mernier Newton 2