Institute for Computational Astrophysics

Seminars Given Elsewhere

 

Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax
 Title: “Hitchhiker`s Guide to Mars”
Date Presented: 25 Sept 2014
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Lord Nelson Hotel, Halifax
 Title: “De facto co-organizer: Mars Mission Conference”
Date Presented: 25 Sept 2014
 Name: Dr. R. J. Thacker 
 Location: Nova East Star Party, Smiley's Provincial Park, Brooklyn, Nova Scotia 
 Title: “Big Hopes for Big Scopes: Research Astronomy in the 2020s” 
 Date Presented:  22 August 2014

Name:

Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: University of Exeter, Devon UK
Title: “Under What Conditions Are Stars Rapidly Rotating?”
Date Presented:

21 May 2104

Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Nova Scotia Institute of Science, Museum of National History, Halifax
Title: “Dark Energy in the Universe”
Date Presented: 7 April 2014
Name: Dr. Marcin Sawicki
Location: Tufts University, Medford, MA
Title: “Life and Death at Cosmic High Noon”
Date Presented: 28 March 2014
Name: Dr. Marcin Sawicki
Location: University of Hawaii, Institute for Astronomy, colloquium
Title: “Life and Death at Cosmic High Noon”
Date Presented: 25 September 2013
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Discovery Centre of Nova Scotia, Halifax
Title: “Beyond the Solar System”
Date Presented: 5 & 26 May 2013
Name: Ms. Liz Arcila-Osejo
Location: Canada France Hawaii Telescope Users Meeting, Campbell River, BC
Title: "Passive and Star-Forming galaxies at z~2 as seen by CFHT"
Date Presented: 6-8 May 2013
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Arizona State University, Tempe, Az
Title: “A comparison of AGN feedback implementations”
Date Presented: March, 2013
Name: Dr. Marcin Sawicki
Location: Kavli Institute for the Physics and Mathematics of the Universe, Tokyo University, Japan
Title: "Life and Death at Cosmic High Noon"
Date Presented: March, 2013
Name: Dr. Marcin Sawicki
Location: Department of Astronomy, Tohoku University, Japan
Title: "Galaxies at Cosmic High Noon"
Date Presented: February 2013
Name: Dr. David Guenther
Location: European Southern Observatory, Santiago, Chile
Title: "Asteroseismology of Pre-Main-Sequence Stars"
Date Presented: February 2013
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Monash University, Melbourne, Australia
Title: “Skeletons in the AGN modelling cupboard”
Date Presented: April 2012
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia
Title: “Skeletons in the AGN modelling cupboard”
Date Presented: April 2012
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location:  Mount Allison Univserity
Title: "Non-LTE modelling of Red Giant Spectra"
Date Presented: 4 November 2011
Name: Dr. David Guenther
Location: University of Vienna
Title: "Asteroseismology of PMS stars"
Date Presented: May 2011
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, NS 
Title: "The Sun and Solar Activity"
Date Presented: 16 March 2011
Name: Dr. David Clarke
Location: Acadia University, Wolfville, NS
Title: "MHD simulations of protostellar jets"
Date Presented: March 2011
Name: Dr. David Clarke
Location: Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS
Title: "MHD simulations of protostellar jets" 
Date Presented: February 2011
Name: Mr. Mike Casey
Location: University of Vienna
Title: "Pre-Main-Sequence δ-Scuti Stars Insights, ponderings and questions"
Date Presented: 12 October 2010
Name: Dr. Marcin Sawicki
Location: University of New Brunswick
Title: "Using time machines to study how galaxies made their stars"
Date Presented: October, 2010
Name: Dr. Eduard Vorobyov
Location: Institute for Astronomy, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow
Title: "Protostellar disks at the early stages of the formation of (sub-)solar-type stars" 
Date Presented: May 2010
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Mount Royal University, Calgary, AB
Title: "Computing the Cosmos: From the Big Bang to Galaxies"
Date Presented: October 2009
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: University of New Brunswick
Title: "The Cosmic Distribution of Quasars: Where are they and how do they
Cluster?"
Date Presented: October 2009
Name: Dr. David Guenther
Location: Université de Montréal, QC
Title: “Asteroseismology Through the Ages”
Date Presented: February 2009
Name: Dr. Eduard Vorobyov
Location: Ontario Star Formation Jamboree, University of Western Ontario, London, ON 
Title: "Circumstellar disk masses in the embedded and T Tauri phases of stellar evolution"
Date Presented: 18 October 2008
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Halifax Centre of the Royal Astronomical Society
Title: "Computing the Cosmos - The Universe in a Computer"
Date Presented: 17 October 2008
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Nova Scotia Agricultural College, Truro, NS
Title: "Computing the Cosmos - The Universe in a Computer''
Date Presented: 10 October 2008
Name: Dr. Eduard Vorobyov
Location: South Federal University, Rostov-on-Don, Russia
Title: "The early and late phases of evolution of circumstallar disks around low-mass protostars"
Date Presented: 5 September 2008
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Queen's University, ON 
Title: "A New Technique to Understand the Impact of Black Holes on Galaxy Formation" 
Date Presented: 25 March 2008
Name: Dr. Alexei Razoumov
Location: Munich University Observatory, Germany
Title: "High-redshift galaxies in absorption: can our models reproduce observations?"
Date Presented: March 2008
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: Arizona State University, USA
Title: "Two Easy Pieces: Radial Profile Breaks in Disk Galaxies & the Variability of Substructure in Dark Matter Halos"
Date Presented: 21 February 2008
Name: Dr. Robert Thacker
Location: St. Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS
Title: "A New Technique to Understand the Impact of Black Holes on Galaxy Formation"
Date Presented: November 2007
Name: Dr. Nathalie Toque
Location: Université de Montréal, QC 
Title: "Rapid internal differential rotation in intermediate mass stars"
Date Presented: 15 November 2007
Name: Dr. Nathalie Toque
Location: National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR), Boulder, CO, USA
Title: "Rapid internal differential rotation in intermediate mass stars"
Date Presented: 24 October 2007
Name: Dr. Nathalie Toque
Location: European Science Foundation
Title: "Turbulent diffusion"
Date Presented: 16 August 2007
Name: Dr. Nathalie Toque
Location: Stellar Club of the Institute of Astrophysics of Paris (IAP)
Title: "Internal rotation of a convective core star"
Date Presented: 22 May 2007
Name: Dr. Alexei Razoumov
Location: University of California, San Diego, USA
Title: "High-redshift galaxies in absorption: can our models reproduce observations?"
Date Presented: April 2007
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Yale University, USA
Title: “The UV Sun and the iron curtain: new modeling” 
Date Presented: December 2006
Name: Dr. Alexei Razoumov
Location: Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, Batavia, IL, USA
Title: "From small to large scales at high redshifts"
Date Presented: November 2006
Name: Dr. Alexei Razoumov
Location: Dark Cosmology Centre, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Title: "Escape of ionizing photons from star-forming regions in high-redshift galaxies"
Date Presented: September 2006
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Moncton
Centre, Fredericton, NB
Title: "What heats the Sun's Chromosphere and Corona?  An astrophysical mystery"
Date Presented: 17 June 2006
Name: Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: Yale University, USA 
Title: “Deconstructing Rotating Stars”
Date Presented: April 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Victoria, BC
Title: "Modeling Nonspherical Stars"
Date Presented: 28 April 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: BC.NET, Simon Fraser University Harbour Centre, Vancouver, BC
Title: "Technology and Fulfilling the ACEnet Vision"
Date Presented: 27 April 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: University of British Columbia 
Title: "Modeling Nonspherical Stars"
Date Presented: 25 April 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: Yale University, USA
Title: "Deconstructing Rotating Stars"
Date Presented: April 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: University of New Brunswick
Title: "Modeling Stars"
Date Presented: 31 March 2006
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: University of New Brunswick
Title: "ACEnet Vision and Technology"
Date Presented: 30 March 2006
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Royal Astronomical Society of Canada, Halifax
Centre, Halifax, NS
Title: "What heats the Sun's Chromosphere and Corona?  An astrophysical mystery"
Date Presented: 17 March 2006
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Acadia University, Wolfville, NS
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition" 
Date Presented: March 2006
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: Dalhousie University, Halifax
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition"
Date Presented: 10 November 2005
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: University of Western Ontario, London, ON
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition"
Date Presented: 28 October 2005
Name: Dr. Robert G. Deupree
Location: Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's, NL
Title: "Modeling Stars"
Date Presented: 26 January 2005
Name: Dr. Amanda Karakas
Location: McMaster University, Hamilton, ON 
Title: "Nucleosynthesis in AGB Stars"
Date Presented: 6 January 2005
Name: Dr. Amanda Karakas
Location: TRIUMF, Vancouver, BC
Title: "Nucleosynthesis in AGB Stars"
Date Presented: 15 December  2004
Name: Dr. Amanda Karakas
Location: Herzberg Institute of Astrophysics, Victoria, BC
Title: "Nucleosynthesis in AGB Stars"
Date Presented: 13 December 2004
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition"
Date Presented: 8 November 2004
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: University of Victoria, Victoria, BC
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition"
Date Presented: 5 November 2004
Name: Dr. Ian Short
Location: University of Toronto, ON
Title: "Stellar atmospheric models and the problem of chemical composition"
Date Presented: 29 October 2004
Name: Dr. Joseph Hahn
Location: US Naval Observatory, Washington DC, USA
Title: "Sculpting the Kuiper Belt via Neptune's Orbital Migration"
Date Presented: 9 July 2004
Name: Dr. Alexander Menshchikov
Location: Max Planck Institute for Astronomy in Heidelberg, Germany
Title: "Properties of the Close Binary and Circumbinary Torus of the Red Rectangle"
Date Presented: 1 June 2004
Name: Dr. David Guenther
Location: Department of Astronomy & Physics, University of Toronto
Title: "Asteroseismology Through the Ages, January to April"
Date Presented: 30 April  2004
Name: Dr. David Guenther
Location: Department of Astronomy, University of Indiana, USA
Title: "Asteroseismology Through the Ages, January to April"
Date Presented: 27 April 2004
Name: Dr. Amanda Karakas
Location: Astronomical Institute, Utrecht University, Netherlands
Title: "The Production of the Ne, Na, Mg, and Al Isotopes in AGB Stars"
Date Presented: 21 April 2004
Name: Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: Saint Francis Xavier University, Antigonish, NS 
Title: "Modelling Stars"
Date Presented: 29 March 2004
Name: Dr. Amanda Karakas
Location: Institute of Astronomy, University of Cambridge, UK
Title: "The Production of the Ne, Na, Mg, and Al Isotopes in AGB Stars"
Date Presented: 24 March 2004
Name: Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: Queen's University, ON
Title: "Multi-Dimensional Stellar Structure and Evolution"
Date Presented: 19 November 2003
Name: Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: Department of Astronomy & Physics, University of Toronto
Title: "Multi-Dimensional Stellar Structure and Evolution"
Date Presented: 19 September 2003
Name: Dr. Robert Deupree
Location: McMaster University, ON
Title: "Multi-Dimensional Stellar Structure and Evolution"
Date Presented: 18 September 2003

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