Past Events

2024

Postdoc Jamboree

12:30–4:00 pm ERC 401

Join us for the traditional “Postdoc Jamboree”.  This will be a perfect opportunity to get to know our amazing group of postdocs, a bit about their science and hobbies.

Feb 16

KICP Cosmology Lunch (Thunch)

12:15–1:15 pm ERC 445

Please join us for an informal lunch discussion, led by KICP fellows, of recent news and papers in cosmology. Topics range from experiment and observations to theory in all areas of KICP science.

Feb 15

A&A Colloquium: Jason Wang (Northwestern University)

3:30–4:30 pm ERC 161

Jason Wang (Northwestern University) “New Frontiers in Exoplanet Imaging and Pathways to Habitable Worlds”

Feb 14

Astro Tuesday: Congyao Zhang and George Filippatos

12:00–1:00 pm ERC 501

Congyao Zhang “Galaxy Cluster Studies in the Era of High-resolution X-ray Spectroscopy” and George Filippatos “Attempting multi-messenger astrophysics from a balloon”

Feb 13

EFI Colloquium: Abigail Vieregg (UChicago)

3:30–4:30 pm MCP 201

Abigail Vieregg (UChicago) “The P5 Report, CMB-S4, and UChicago”

Feb 12

PhD Thesis Defense: Ti-Lin Chou

3:00–4:00 pm ERC 401

Ti-Lin Chou “IMPROVED MEASUREMENTS OF THE TEMPERATURE AND E-MODE POLARIZATION OF THE CMB FROM THE FULL 500-SQUARE-DEGREE SPTPOL DATASET”

Feb 9

KICP seminar: Jiamin Hou (University of Florida)

11:00 am–12:00 pm ERC 401

Jiamin Hou (University of Florida) “Probing Parity with Galaxy Distributions and Beyond”

Feb 8

KICP Colloquium: Jason Rhodes (JPL)

3:30–4:30 pm ERC 161

Jason Rhodes (JPL) ” ESA’s Euclid Dark Energy Mission”

Feb 7

Astro Tuesday: Damiano Caprioli

12:00–1:00 pm ERC 501

Damiano Caprioli “Cosmic-ray-driven instabilities”

Feb 6

Open Group Seminar: Aymeric Galan (MPA)

4:00–5:00 pm ERC 401

Aymeric Galan (MPA) “Careful analysis of strong lensing cluster members using JWST/NIRCam”

Feb 1