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DATE/TIME EVENT LOCATION DETAILS
April 30
11:00-11:45am
Planetary Science Lecture Series Technical Seminar and CSES present: Prof. Kathrin Altwegg, Physikalisches Institut Universität Bern: Deciphering the origin and evolution of our solar system from the chemical composition of 67P 03-0040-N125-ConfRoom-ISR_1_Moon

Kathrin Altwegg Abstract (pdf)

April 17
1:00-2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Deirdre Shoemaker, Georgia Tech: Prospects for Strong Field Gravity in Gravitational Wave Astronomy T-DO Conference Room (03-0123-121)

 

April 16
10:30 - 11:30am
Advances of Space Science Seminar hosted by CSES: Tai Phan Space Sciences Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley: MMS Observations of Electron Magnetic Reconnection Without Ion Coupling in Earth’s Turbulent Magnetosheath Moon Room (TA03-0040-N125)

Tai Phan Abstract (pdf)

April 12
2:00 - 3:00pm
Student Fellow Seminar hosted by CSES: Peter Montag, University of Wisconsin Madison: Generation of Electron Anisotropy in the Development of Asymmetric Reconnection Layers T-4 Conference Room (TA03-0524-105)

Peter Montag Abstract (pdf)

April 12
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Pierre Bergeron, Universite de Montreal, Canada: Testing the mass-radius relation of white dwarf stars Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Pierre Bergeron Abstract (pdf)

April 10
2:00 - 3:00pm
Advances in Space Science Seminar hosted by CSES: Nikolai Pogorelov, University of Alabama in Huntsville: Solar Wind Connection with the Local Interstellar Medium: Theory and Numerical Modeling Framework Moon Room (TA03-0040-N125)

Nikolai Pogorelov Abstract (pdf)

April 10
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Kevin Meagher, IceCube Neutrino Observatory: Neutrino Astronomy with IceCube T-DO Conference Room (03-123-121)

Kevin Meagher Abstract (pdf)

April 5
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Will East, Perimeter Institute: Black Hole Superradiance Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Will East Abstract (pdf)

March 29
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Shea Garrison-Kimmel, Caltech: Probing the Universe via the Local Group Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Shea Garrison-Kimmel Abstract (pdf)

March 22
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Kevin Croker, University of Hawaii: Cosmological tests of the gravastar hypothesis Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Kevin Croker Abstract (pdf)

March 15
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Dennis Bowen, Rochester Institute of Technology: Simulating Binary Black Holes in their Gaseous Environments Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Dennis Bowen Abstract (pdf)

March 8
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Amanda Truitt, XTD-IDA, LANL:
The Diversity of Chemical Composition: The Impact of Stellar Abundances on the Evolution of Stars and Habitable Zones
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Amanda Truitt Abstract (pdf)

March 1
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Erica Fogerty, LANL, CCS-2:
The dynamical evolution of molecular clouds and filaments in the ISM
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Erica Fogerty Abstract (pdf)

February 28
2:30 - 4:00pm
CSES Advance in Space Science Seminar Series (NASA Projects Seminars): Ari Le, LANL:
Energization and Transport in 3D Kinetic Simulations of MMS Magnetopause Reconnection Site Encounters with Varying Guide Fields
Moon Room (TA03-0040-N125)

Ari Le Abstract (pdf)

February 28
2:30 - 3:10pm
CSES Advance in Space Science Seminar Series (NASA Projects Seminars): Xiaocan Li, LANL:
The roles of fluid compression and shear in particle energization during magnetic reconnection
Moon Room (TA03-0040-N125)

Xiaocan Li Abstract (pdf)

February 26
1:30 - 2:30pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Andrey Beresnyak, Naval Research Laboratory:
Three-dimensional MHD and Hall-MHD spontaneous reconnection
T-DO Conference Room (03-0123-121)

Andrey Beresnyak Abstract (pdf)

February 22
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Jonas Lippuner, LANL, CCS-2:
The origin of heavy elements
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Jonas Lippuner Abstract (pdf)

February 21
10:00 - 11:00am
CSES Advances in Space Science Seminar series presents: Dr. Lynn B. Wilson III, NASA Goddard Space Flight Center:
The Structure of Low Mach Number, Low Beta, Quasi-perpendicular Collisionless Shocks
Moon Room (TA03-0040-N125)

Lynn Wilson Abstract (pdf)

February 15
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Chris Mauney, LANL, CCS-2:
Dust production in SNe ejecta
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Chris Mauney Abstract (pdf)

February 8
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Emil Mottola, T-2, LANL:
What's the Matter with Black Holes? Echoes from the Abyss in the LIGO Era
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Emil Mottola Abstract (pdf)

January 16
10:30 - 11:30am
GEO University Project Report Seminar hosted by CSES: Elena Guardincerri, Charlotte Rowe/LANL:
Probing the Los Alamos town site mesa with cosmic rays and gravity
EES-DO Conference Room (TA3, Building 215, RM 275)

Elena Guardincerri Abstract (pdf)

January 16
3:00 - 4:00pm
Climate--Student Project Report Seminar hosted by CSES, Reiner Friedel: Samantha Bixler, New Mexico Tech/EES-14:
Southwestern U.S. biomass burning smoke hygroscopicity: The role of plant phenology, chemistry and combustion properties
EES-DO Conference Room (TA3, Building 215, RM 275)

Samantha Bixler Abstract (pdf)

January 11
2:00 - 3:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Ellen Syracuse, EES-17/LANL:
Methods of improving the quality of seismic datasets
EES-DO Conference Room (TA3, Building 215, RM 275)

Ellen Syracuse Abstract (pdf)

January 11
1:00 - 2:00pm
Los Alamos Astrophysics Distinguished Seminar Series and CSES present: Rick Sarmento, Arizona State University:
Modeling the Pristine Gas & Pop III Star Formation in the Early Universe
Challenge Conference Room (03-200-256)

Rick Sarmento Abstract (pdf)

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